Out of the 306 has been nominated for the Liebster Award!

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I am so excited to share with you today, that Out of the 306 has been nominated for the Liebster Award! I am so incredibly honoured to be a part of a community of bloggers who have been recognized for their achievements, and to be given the opportunity to recognize other blogs for their hard work and dedication. […]

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10 ways to save money for travel

10 ways to save money for travel

Travel is never a matter of money but a matter of courage. – Paulo Coelho Many people often make excuses out of fear for why they are unable to do something. We tell ourselves that we can’t achieve a goal based on some unrealistic notion that we are incapable. Maybe its fear that you will fail at something […]

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Fall Bucket List – 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

Fall Bucket List - 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

It’s here! The first day of fall is officially upon us! Leaves in shades of golden-yellow and red are falling from the trees, corn mazes and apple orchards are opening their gates and pumpkin flavours adorn every coffee shop and bakery window along the street.  As we start to pack all our summer gear away for […]

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Why we should embrace change – letting go of fighting the old and focusing on building the new

Harvest time brings lots of change

The secret to change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but building the new – Socrates For many of us, change if scary. Often it means taking a step into the unknown, unaware of what trials and tribulations are waiting on the other side. We fight change with every […]

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Becoming “Guideparents” – 20 ways I hope to love, inspire and encourage

Becoming Guideparents - 20 promises to our guidedaughter

This week has been a pretty special week for us. First of all, we celebrated our 2nd wedding anniversary on August 2nd. It’s hard to believe that its only been 2 years since we said our “I do’s” as I feel we have experienced so much during that time. I feel I have grown more as […]

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Best Friends Bucket List

Best friends holding hands

When you share a close friendship with someone who lives half way across the country, it can be hard to accomplish everything you’d like to in a limited amount of time. Visits are taken up by catching up on the last days, weeks and months since you’ve seen each other and reminiscing about your favourite […]

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Post-Travel Blues – Striving to be present in everything I do

Pai Canyon

Well, I think it’s safe to say I’ve been neglecting my blog a little bit lately.  A little post-travel blues, laundry, sleeping off my jet lag and reminiscing through photos of our adventure have been what’s occupying my days. That and getting back into my healthy routine and catching up on work. To top it […]

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Home again: a beautiful baby shower for a beautiful friend

This weekend, I celebrated a very special person in my life as she embarks on a new journey, the journey of having her first child. To me, having a child is a lot like travel… now you may be thinking – this girl has obviously never had kids, but hear me out. You have to […]

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How to make the most of travel on a limited budget with limited time

fear of travel

A lot of people believe that you can’t travel to far away places and still have a steady job. I think this is a myth. The only thing stopping you from seeing the places you want to see is yourself. Not your job, not your lifestyle, not your family, not your dog. Yourself. We tend […]

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Why I decided to write, and why should you care?

rome, wanderlust, travel

I’m sure this is a question that every successful blogger has asked themselves at some point in their career… why would anyone care what I have to say? will anyone even read my posts? This is something I’ve been asking myself for almost a year now. Over the past year, I’ve been following many blogs on […]

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