Do It Scared w/ Ruth Soukup

Extra Pack Of Peanuts Podcast Do It Scared with Ruth Soukup

Do you allow fear to dictate your choices? Are you too scared to take the first step? My dear friend, Ruth Soukup, author of Living Well, Spending Less & Do It Scared, creator of the Elite Blogging Academy, & host of the Do It Scared podcast, is joining me today to discuss fear, struggles, and building your dream lifestyle. Courage isn’t an absence of fear but the drive to continue moving forward despite the fear & that works in life and entrepreneurship and Ruth is the guru of it all.

Today’s episode has been sponsored by our friends at Tortuga Backpacks!

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In This Episode

  • 03:40 Do It Scared
  • 08:20 Archetypes & Where Do You Fit In
  • 16:30 Finding Balance
  • 24:15 Diagnosing Travis & Yourself
  • 34:40 Creating Structure Where There Is Chaos
  • 38:30 Opposites Attract & Differences Are Good
  • 42:50 Kids & Schooling
  • 47:40 Travel As Motivation For Entrepreneurship
  • 51:55 What Scares Ruth Currently
  • 57:35 Overarching Message
  • 01:00:30 What’s Next For Ruth

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Positively Delighted with Kelsey Henry

Extra Pack Of Peanuts Positively Delighted W/ Kelsey Henry

I am super excited to be talking with the always happy Kelsey Henry, from PositivelyDelighted.com, who is a singer/songwriter who just dropped her first album, who introduced me to the term road schooling, and who is a certified Laughter Yoga leader. This episode is filled with positivity, laughter, and epic stories of being roadschooled in an RV!

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In This Episode

  • 04:28 What Is Laughter Yoga
  • 13:20 Love Of Music
  • 16:50 What Is RoadSchooled?
  • 20:30 What Was Life Like & The Dental Blues
  • 27:40 Cultivating Happiness
  • 40:05 Music, Mystical Positivity, & Carefree Freedom
  • 46:50 Breaking Free Through The Struggles
  • 54:45 Getting Your Sparkle Back
  • 01:00:00 Labels & Roadtripping
  • 01:07:30 Would You Roadschool Your Own Kids?
  • 01:11:11 Travel Mishaps
  • 01:18:55 What’s Next?

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Hitting The Road w/ Marc & Julie of RVLove.com

Do you have an insatiable desire to hit the road in an RV full time? Do you want the opportunity to go on the great American road trip without the need for costly hotels or scary motels?

Joining me today are a couple that have been full-time RV’ing for the last 4.5 years, and who during that time have visited all 50 states, summered in Maine and wintered in Alaska, written a book that was just recently published by Simon and Schuster (and which can even be found in Costco!) and who are NOT retired, Marc and Julie Bennett from RVlove.com.

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In This Episode

  • 04:00 How Did You Get Started?
  • 06:30 RV’ing Isn’t Just For Retirees
  • 10:20 How Did You Choose RVing Over All The Other Options
  • 13:25 What Did Regular Life Look Like Before RVing?
  • 15:45 Hardest Changes In RV Life?
  • 19:00 Planning Ahead or Go With The Flow
  • 25:30 Favorite Places & Events
  • 28:00 Coolest Setups In RV’s & Mileage
  • 32:45 Costs Of RVing & Common Mistakes When Buying An RV
  • 48:10 Test Runs & Driving Difficulties
  • 53:30 RVing Tips & Tricks + How To Save Money
  • 01:03:00 Travel Mishaps

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20 Trips in 1 Year With A Location Dependent Job w/ Jen Ruiz

Joining me today is someone who last year set out to take 12 trips in 12 months but who smashed that goal by taking 20 trips in 12 months, and, here’s the kicker, did it all while employed full-time, Jen Ruiz from JenOnAJetPlane.com and author of The Affordable Flight Guide.

Today’s episode has been sponsored by our friends at Suav’s Shoes & Tortuga Backpacks!

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In This Episode

  • 05:25 Where Did The Idea Come From?
  • 09:23 Why Travel?
  • 12:40 Planning vs. Winging It
  • 14:25 What Were The 20 Trips? And How Long? Solo?
  • 19:20 Budget? Mastering Frequent Flyer Points
  • 27:30 Tools & Tips For Booking Flights with Cash (& Not Points)
  • 36:00 Travel Burnout Due To Work Schedule
  • 43:09 Maximizing Your Time During Your Trips
  • 49:30 How Has Traveled Changed For Jen Since Quitting Her Job
  • 55:10 Saving Money While In A New Place
  • 01:00:22 Biggest Travel Mishaps
  • 01:06:10 What’s Next For Jen

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Entrepreneur Junkie w/ Jaime Atkinson

Extra Pack Of Peanuts Podcast Entrepreneur Junkie w/ Jaime Atkinson

I am stoked to be talking today with my buddy, Jaime Atkinson from The EntrepreneurJunkie.co because I am extremely proud of his journey, his passion for entrepreneurship, and his unflinching honesty.

Today, we dive into his life story which includes the epic curveball that started him down this path, how The Paradise Pack helped launch him into the location independent lifestyle, and how he has navigated through the ups and downs of figuring out what works and what really doesn’t in his businesses. Jaime is a powerhouse of truth and is not afraid to be open about everything when it comes to his life in business so you will definitely walk away today knowing that you can do this and that your mess may end up being your message.

Today’s episode has been sponsored by our friends at Tortuga Backpacks!

If you are passionate about building a business that will allow you to travel where you want, when you want and be completely location independent, then check out this year’s Paradise Pack.

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In This Episode

  • 05:40 Location Independence vs Digital Nomad
  • 07:15 The Life Of Jaime: School vs Entrepreneurship
  • 10:30 Travel Wasn’t The Passion…At First
  • 16:15 Jumping Off The Hamster Wheel
  • 21:30 When Life Throws You An Epic Curveball
  • 28:00 The Paradise Pack & How It Changed Jaime’s Life
  • 32:35 Always Morphing, Always Changing
  • 33:50 How Jaime Earned Money & Lived On The Road
  • 39:15 Creating A Sustainable Business & Getting Clients
  • 49:00 Balancing Business, Travel, & Truth
  • 52:35 Investing In Yourself Can Be Scary
  • 55:00 Being True To Yourself & Your Story
  • 57:40 Publishing As A Platform
  • 58:50 The Paradise Pack – Creating Your LI Life On Your Terms

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Travel Safely With World Nomads w/ Phil Sylvester

Extra Pack Of Peanuts Podcast Travel Safely With World Nomads w/ Phil Sylvester

Joining me today is someone who serves as a lifeguard at one of Sydney’s beaches, who loves Aussie Rules football, and who knows more about travel insurance than almost any other human alive, Phil Sylvester, Head of Media and Communications for World Nomads Travel Insurance

We’re going to be diving into one of the most misunderstood, seemingly complex but incredibly important parts of traveling – travel insurance – throughout this podcast, and I’ll be peppering Phil with all the questions that have come my way from listeners, friends, and family, plus a few of my own.

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In This Episode

  • 04:40 Love Of Travel
  • 08:00 How Has Travel Changed
  • 13:48 Getting Started With World Nomads
  • 17:30 Myths & Misconceptions About Travel Insurance
  • 18:45 What To Look For
  • 24:25 When Should You Get Insured & Do Prices Fluctuate
  • 27:10 Trip Cancellations & What Is Covered
  • 29:50 How To Make A Claim & Tips
  • 34:56 Medical: What Is Covered & What Isn’t
  • 39:20 Domestic Travel Insurance
  • 40:35 Pricing For World Nomads
  • 46:00 Open Ended Trips: How To Get Insurance
  • 49:53 Insuring Children On Trips
  • 51:23 Add On Insurance From Airlines
  • 54:45 Favorite Ways To Save Money On Travel
  • 57:30 Biggest Mishaps
  • 01:03:57 What Is Next For World Nomads

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