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Getting away to explore America

Reason #6 to take a career break: Retirement Doesn’t Always Reward You with the Time or Ability to Travel. Have you ever really thought about the person you will be when you are 65? What will your health be like, … Continue reading

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Dalai

I found this quote while browsing today and thought it spoke well to some of the reasons we’d like to have this adventure: The Dalai Lama, when asked what surprised him most about humanity, answered “Man…. Because he sacrifices his … Continue reading

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Mid-life sabbatical

I read the phrase “mid-life sabbatical” today in reference to a trip like the one we want to take and it made me very happy to know it has a name. It’s a thing, like an afternoon siesta, people do … Continue reading

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Introducing the “Likelihood Meter”

Before we go too much further with this, I want to establish that the percentage of likelihood for this whole endeavor is still low. So many things will have to line up in order for us to really leave our … Continue reading

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