Saying goodbye

Jess and I have had a really tough week and I need to write. Our 13.5 year old Black Labrador Aztek passes away on Tuesday evening. He was surrounded by Jess, myself and our other dog Radar. He had his family with him and he was loved. We knew this was coming but it was […]

Budget travel

Many times I’ve seen “travel the world for cheap” or “ the budget world traveller” posts online, but to often they are just a little ridiculous. Is sleeping in a tent on the side of the road in a foreign country reasonable? No. So if these posts are everywhere and they all say the same […]

Explore your own country

Covid sucks. All of our trips have been cancelled! We were supposed to go to Mexico in March and Thailand in July but this pandemic has essentially cancelled any out of country travel. I understand that for safety and to prevent the spread of the virus we can’t travel, but it still sucks! This time […]

Finding my niche

One of the hardest parts about blogging is finding a niche to fit in to. There are so many lifestyle, travel and fitness bloggers out there, it’s hard to find things to make you stand out! I do think however that a lot of blogs lack personal touches and become very generic after a while. […]

Wanting a change

It’s time. I need a change. I’ve been in a relatively safe career for the last 10 years, but it’s lost it’s shine. I didn’t have to worry about getting laid off during the pandemic, there’s always overtime, I have great benefits and the work is interesting (that’s an understatement) but I need something else. […]

Finding time to do all the things

The question every adult has on a daily basis: “How do I find the time to complete everything I need/want to do?” I know I have this question running through my mind every day. I have so much that I NEED to accomplish as well as things I want to do. Hobbies, gym, time with […]

Documenting life

Well hey there and thanks for taking the time to check out my new blog!My name is Tom, and I’ve been in law enforcement for the last 10 years. I’m 30 years old, married to my wonderful wife of 8 years Jess, and we have 2 crazy dogs Aztek and Radar.I decided to start this […]