Our Around the
We quit our jobs, sold our belongings, and moved out of our townhouse in Atlanta to embark on this journey! Fed up with only having a few weeks of vacation a year and a whole world that we wanted to see, we decided to do it now while in our early 30’s instead of waiting until retirement.
This section of our site is devoted to our Around the World adventure so that you can follow along, and perhaps be inspired to follow your dreams too!
Stories from Our Nomadic Life
It’s funny to think that when we first came to China, certain things grabbed our attention or took us off guard. Like the old lady hacking a big loogey on the
Getting more settled into our new lives here in China has been great. We have made wonderful friends, and honestly, they feel more like family. I am loving my job as an
“What the?!?” Josh and I look at each other with our mouths agape and stand up from our tiny airline seats, in our tiny aisle. Not that Josh can stand up
We love sharing our photos during our travels around the world on our Peanuts or Pretzels Instagram account. In 2014 we began to use Instagram more and more. And we have
It’s true that the best gift you can receive for Christmas is the opportunity to give to others. However, I never thought I’d be dressing up in a red suit and
Finding a legitimate TEFL course online can be tough, as we found out during our research. Some TEFL Thailand courses are a bit of a joke, with no real content and
Becoming Familiar with Northern Thailand We have always wanted to make our way up to Chiang Mai in northern Thailand, since the very first trip to Thailand we took years ago.
Not many people around the world start their day normal and end with an appearance on a Thai Game Show. The day began normally, as any other here in my new
Oh Koh Samui, Thailand. It was a long and tiring month, but at least we were on a gorgeous island in the Bay of Thailand. Koh Samui, Thailand is a mix
Life has a funny way of working itself out. Liz and I had one of those moments recently, when one small and insignificant decision led to an unexpected journey. On our
When is the best time to visit Thailand? That was our response when we told our family that we were going to be visiting Thailand in the first stop in our
After traveling for quite some time exploring Maui and the Big Island of Hawaii, we were really looking forward to staying in one place for a while. So our next stop
Seattle has always been a place where Liz and I have said that we thought we could live and raise a family. Growing up in Idaho, Liz had been to Seattle
As a young southern boy, growing up I always loved taking road trips. But our road trips were maybe 3-4 hours tops, nothing like what Liz and I just did. From