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8 Tools to Help You Travel Forever and Live Rent Free. So you’ve decided to do it.

8 Tools to Help You Travel Forever and Live Rent Free

You have a friend or family member who can store your belongings for an undetermined period of time, you’ve tied up loose ends, and your bags are packed. It’s time to start traveling long term! But now what? You have a few family members and distant friends who have offered up a couch if you’re in their neck of the woods, but surely they won’t appreciate your arrival on their doorstep with no planned departure date in sight. How then, do you travel long term and not run out of money? © *sean Here are eight handy resources to help you get started on your long term travel adventure: Caretaker’s Gazette ( By joining this service (annual membership is approximately US$30), you will gain access to a classified system of people looking for caretakers in exchange for rent-free living.

Some are paying opportunities, while others are simply work-trade arrangements for accommodation. This is what TIME Magazine had to say about the Caretaker’s Gazette. Woofing ( House Carers ( ( ( Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius (Part 13) - StumbleUpon. Glass door with a surprise - StumbleUpon. Glastonbury Orange Solar Tent. Fancy it Fancy it Add to list Share Loading...

Glastonbury Orange Solar Tent

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How To Create A Simple Google Chrome App In Less Than 5 Minutes

For example, the official Google Docs app does what? It opens The Hootsuite app? It opens Etc. 14 Cool And Unusual Aquariums. EmailEmail Do you live a stressful life, have high blood pressure and insomnia?

14 Cool And Unusual Aquariums

Keeping an aquarium may be a good therapy for you! Studies going back as far as the late 80’s have shown that watching those beautiful fish going about their daily business can make you feel calm, reducing stress levels and your blood pressure. Although researchers have shown that the greater reduction in blood pressure occurred when there were fish in the tank, vs pleasingly decorated, but fishless, tanks – having a cool aquarium can at least make your friends jealous! [1 2 3] 1. Duplex is an acquarium/cage favouring an improbable encounter between a bird and a fish. 2. (Link) 3. 12 Days of Christmas - Make Your Own Adornament. What the heck is an Adornament?

12 Days of Christmas - Make Your Own Adornament

Well, simply put, it’s an ornament you adore. Top 10: Shelves And Shelving. I recall an infomercial a few years back for a little plastic triangle that stuck in a corner, between two walls, to make a small corner shelf.

Top 10: Shelves And Shelving

I don’t remember the exact name of the product, but I do remember that the commercial exhausted all the obvious self/shelf puns: “shelf esteem,” “shelf confidence,” “shelf defense,” “shelf-employed,” etc., etc. So I’ll forgo the obvious opportunities this topic offers for shelf-referential humor and just get down to business. TetraBox Light by Ed Chew & Yanko Design. Liquid to Light Designer Ed Chew takes a green step in the right direction with the TetraBox lamp, a light object made from discarded drink packets that would have otherwise ended up in landfills already packed to the brim.

TetraBox Light by Ed Chew & Yanko Design

The design is achieved by unfolding the packets and refolding them into hexagonal and pentagonal sections that are then pieced together to form a geodesic sphere or any other desired shape. Here, the Epcot-like ball makes an attractive overhead light and casts an impressive web of shadows and shapes on the surrounding space. Jim &Diannes Completely Unique Aquaria. I built my first MacQuarium in June, 1995.

Jim &Diannes Completely Unique Aquaria

A man bought 12,150 pudding cups in one weekend so he could rack up enough... For once, a fun story in a chain email is actually true!

A man bought 12,150 pudding cups in one weekend so he could rack up enough...

As part of a promotion, Healthy Choice was offering 500 frequent flyer miles to anyone who purchased 10 Healthy Choice products. David Philips recognized that if he purchased individual cups of pudding at 25 cents apiece he could easily rack up a lot of miles. He ended up with 1.25 million frequent-flyer miles for roughly $3,000. That's the equivalent of 31 round trip tickets to Europe, or 42 tickets to Hawaii!

He also donated the pudding cups to the Salvation Army and local food banks, and was able to write off the donations on his taxes.