It was kind of a spur of the moment trip... I was contemplating going to New York first but decided to fly straight to Spain and either way, I had to come over to Europe anyway because of my best friends wedding that's happening in Croatia in September. I was only in Barcelona for a … Continue reading A Short Stay In Barcelona
“I don’t have the time” ... How many times have you said that in the last week? I use to say the same thing especially if it came to morning activities. It's an excuse and an easy way of getting out of doing something so we say those words often... Before I had a morning … Continue reading A Morning Ritual We All Can Do
I am a hot sauce fiend... I love all types of chillies, spicy food, hot sauce.. you name it! When I first moved to Colombia I would eat out and ask for hot sauce to put my food but realised a lot of restaurants don't serve it. I found it very weird as I thought Colombians … Continue reading This Is Best Hot Sauce I’ve Ever Had & It’s Made In Colombia
Have you ever started something, did it for a while, but didn't follow it through until the end? Most of us have... It's something we've wanted to for a while so we go through all of the steps and talk ourselves into doing it but can't actually follow through with it/finish it/achieve it, but why...? … Continue reading The Key To Winning = Persistence.
Let's take a step back in time... When I was 16 I stayed at a friends house for the weekend. He and his family lived about 30 mins from the city and the properties were a bit bigger out there. On Saturday morning we woke up to see 2 of his friends riding up his driveway … Continue reading Horse Riding In Colombia Was Fun
Over time we accumulate a lot of stuff, and most of it is unnecessary, but we feel we "need" it at the time. When we probably could've gone without it and saved some money instead, but we somehow talked ourselves into buying it. We tend to justify why we need to buy this, how we'll find the … Continue reading Selling All Of My Stuff & Moving Overseas
Have you ever tried visualising? I have been visualising to get what I want since I was about 11 years old. I was a track athlete and competed in many competitions against other athletes from around the world and still hold a sprint hurdle record to this day. Why do I mention this? Because I used … Continue reading How To Visualize To Help Achieve What You Want.
In my last blog, I spoke about how I wanted to move to Colombia. At that stage, I had decided that's what I wanted to do, but really I did not know how I was going to make it happen. When I got back from my overseas holiday (details in my last blog), I had … Continue reading 5 Things I Did To Make Extra Money To Move Overseas
So this is my first blog for wake up with Jamie. Being a freelancer I've written many blogs for other companies but it feels kind of weird writing my own blog. So here goes... I'm Jamie & I am from Australia. Back in 2015, I booked a trip to the USA and then needed an … Continue reading How I Decided To Move To Colombia