Toiletries can get expensive. They can also be bad for you and for the environment, since almost all of the popular body care brands are made with harsh chemicals that you don’t really want to be absorbed into your skin. Over the course of my travels I’ve slowly dropped the use of different toiletries and… More Packing Toiletries for Adventure Travel: How to be Natural, Cheap, Compact, Efficient
On one of my recent trips, I was flying from Oregon back to Alabama in the good ol Bible belt. I generally like to keep to myself on planes and find it annoying when the person I’m sitting next to insists on talking to me, but on this particular flight I was next to a… More Atheist On A Plane Rant
This is one of my mottos and it has saved me a whole lot of money over the years. Were conditioned to not think about doing things ourselves- too often something very simple becomes so commercialized that people as a whole accept it as something they either have to buy or do without. I challenge… More Don’t Pay For Anything You Can Make Yourself
After 19 years of being a full time student, there are only 3 days left until I graduate college and finish school forever. Im 21 years old, and assuming I live till 100, I have 79 years left to live. Now I could take the normal route and go straight into a career, spending 40… More 5 Reasons to Travel After College: Its Now Or Never
There is a huge amount of pressure on people to do things, be productive, and get work done. I challenge you to try to remove yourself from that mindset for a minute and figure out why. Why is it so important to always be working hard? Is it important to you personally or to everyone… More Give it Rest. Live the Slow Life.