Can you live without a car?

A Ford Fusion parked on a sunny road

It’s simple really—shedding things—I just had no idea we’d go this far…

Faced with the difficulty of providing a fixed address, our nomadic lifestyle forced us to evaluate owning a car. We sold it and now travel by foot, bike, train, and bus.

Is this something you’d consider?

How not speaking your mind ruins relationships – and how to change

Janine smiling as she bites into pizza

I was no shrinking violet. I have a strong sense of self belief, yet developed a habit of watching others get what they wanted without voicing my own needs and desires. No matter what I sacrificed, I told myself I was OK. I wanted others to be happy and to get what they needed – and this was genuine.

But this self sacrifice wasn’t a wise choice…