The story of Brian & Nate, Lifestyle Re-designers and Passion Seekers

In 2014, we quit our desk jobs and booked one-way tickets to the sun-drenched shores of Mexico. During our year here, we plan to discover a sustainable way to make a living from our passions, interests and hobbies. We invite you on our journey as we tackle a new culture and strive to live life on our terms. Along the way, we'll share the conversations and life philosophies that led us here and beyond.

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Discovering Your Passionate Patterns (Through Ice Cream)

The other day I read an article about a woman who was a successful writer in New York City.  She was earning $98,000 per year.  However, being that it was NYC, the vast majority of her monthly income went to rent and utilities.  So like most of her counterparts, she…


Ramblings on Cinco de Mayo

Today is Cinco de Mayo, or, as we affectionately refer to it in the US, Cinco de Drinko. Margaritas are…


Let’s Talk Money

More than once, after Brian and I explain to an inquisitor that we are taking a year off to figure…