Which carbon offset should I buy?

Do you travel a lot? I do and I want to reduce my carbon footprint. The biggest environmental impact I have on our planet are the emissions that are released because of my driving habits. As you may have read in my previous post, The Traveling Teacher, I drive a lot for work. My yearly…

Lucky

I must admit that I am incredibly lucky. I am not sure why. It may be karma, or it may be chance. I am not stating that my life is perfect, nor am I bragging. I too have had my share of tragedy. However, I am still somehow lucky. I work hard, I teach. I…

The Traveling Teacher

Let me explain to you why I chose the term “the traveling teacher” to describe myself. Is it because I am traveling and teaching abroad? No, but I hope to some day! Instead, I drive locally (here in Arizona, U.S.A.) to teach.  I am currently driving 20,000 miles (32,187 km) per year for work, not…

Exploring the Desert

When you don’t have the time or money to travel to a far and exotic location, it is always interesting to discover the places around you. This is what led me to find a unique place in the Arizona desert. Located between Phoenix (where virtually everyone in Arizona lives) and Prescott (where retirees from around…

7 Benefits of Quitting Your Job and Moving onto a Boat in Greece

Have you ever wanted to break free and try something nontraditional? For example, not buying the $300,000+ home that will cost you a lifetime to pay off. Literally. If I bought a house at this point in my life, I would pay it off… then die. I’m trying to be realistic and yet live my…