One Step Forward, Two Steps Back – Retreating To Advance

2014/03/15 Some Things Ya Just Gotta Learn The Hard Way – Regardless of how successful we are in any aspect of our lives, there are times when the end-result we have envisioned, planned and worked for fails to materialize the way we intended it to. The Boot-Strap Expat adventure, after six months of focused efforts…

The Boot-Strap Expat Is Taking Requests! Tell Me What You Want More of.

2013/12/16 Over the last few months I’ve endeavored to share the goals, experiences, insights and challenges for potential Boot-Strap Expats. We covered all kinds of topics; from Expat motivations, planning, liquidating assets, my K9 Masters, essential gear, original art and Real Food for Real Life. But what do you want more of as we move…

Preview of Coming Attractions

2013/10/07 Having presented a number of articles about the Boot-Strap Expat adventure, it’s time take a sneak peek at what the adventure might look like. As an artist and wilderness lover it seems that there is always something wonderful to capture and record along the way. During previous adventures my cameras captured wonders that were…

What a Formal Project Plan Looks Like

Boot-Strap Expat – Formal Project Plan 2013/09/24 So what does a formal Project Plan look like? Take a look! Just click on the images for a better view. This is a Gantt chart used in Project Management to plan and provide status for a project. Each line item represents a Task, Activity or Summary of…