Lifestyle

Dear Diary December 16 – This Jersey City Petsit Always Puts Me in the Mood to Relax & Why are these relaxed mornings especially meaningful for us nomads?

By

How many mornings do I get to write that:
I woke up feeling relaxed
Spent an enjoyable early morning washing up dishes, as my husband slept off some late night coding, from yesterday night’s superb vegan kitchen-sink, vegetable laden vegan lasagna that our omnivore, used to fancy restaurants because he’s a trader that has to entertain clients regularly, friend could not compliment enough (and which I had for breakfast!), as he quickly finished one plate and went back for seconds,
Then lazily took my time feeding the dogs at our petsit before happily sidling downstairs to the building gym to indulge in moving my body?

Lifestyle

Petsitting Life

By

Just as we switch apartments on a day-to-day and week-to-week basis, we also switch animals along the way. Through the change in neighborhoods, beds, kitchens, buildings, showers, and decor, we encounter new furry friends of all shapes, sizes, colors, and temperaments.

Lifestyle

Back from Berlin!

By

Hello! We just came back from our trip from Berlin, where we just finished petsitting for our former NYC client, Thunder the dachshund. It’s a bit of an adjustment getting back to life here, but fortunately this morning I booked a last minute petsit that has us living back in another person’s apartment with two extremely adorable dogs, Waverly and Truffle! The house is a bit of a mess as their owner has just moved in and has been nonstop traveling ever since, so we are living among piles of boxes, magazines, and clothing. Can’t be helped, and as always … Read More

Lifestyle

One Week Till I Move Across the Country!

By

I had not been thinking about the date, but realized last night that I am one week away from moving to California to begin my little adventure into the wild yonder of: California Vegan advocacy College campuses Camper (Class B) van living A different flavor of nomadism (I’m so glad I am staying true to the name of this site!) Showering at Planet Fitness Separation from my husband, Sandy, and everything I have lived in the last 8.5 years in NYC I’m not nervous or scared by the intensity of the work ahead of me cause although there are 55-hour work weeks, which begin … Read More