Transferring money with Western Union

We are trying to make our life a little more comfortable for the beginning of our trip, so we decided to book a guesthouse in Goa for our first week. Naturally, this was the engineer’s task, since I’m in charge of um.. like a lot of other things. Like, really. (Seriously, he’s the doer in…

The enginerd on buying tickets

When you’ve done something a dozen times, you tend to forget that not everyone else has. It may seem simple enough to you, but a first-timer could still be at a loss. Since the engineer just booked the Helsinki-Goa tickets, he wanted to tell in details how he did it. So here it comes, a simple…

How to travel with a chronic illness… and survive

Getting sick on the road not fun? Getting on the road when sick not fun? I have a chronic illness, asthma, which forces me to take into consideration some safety and health aspects on the road. Whilst I got diagnosed only before I turned 30, I have been on the road months and months after…

Testing Facebook embedding

Hi there, and sorry for this spam-like post. It is just me, the nurse, seeing if I could figure this whole Facebook embedding thing out. I got the instructions from WordPress’ support site. Pretty cool stuff.   And, in case you didn’t notice, this is also an ad for our Facebook page. We are very…

Testing Instagram embedding

Hi there, this is just me learning Instagram and WordPress and how will they communicate together. Trust me, I’ve been using WordPress support a lot lately. As my first choice, I’m putting a picture of a certain nurse a tiny bit… tipsy ish… (An update: decided to change it to a pretty picture of a flower. The nurse…

10 tips on saving money

We get asked a lot how can we afford this. We both have steady income, and are lucky enough to be financially independent, which is nice. To be honest, we did also get some nice cash for our wedding. However, we had to make saving a second nature after we realized we will be hitting…