Category Archives: Leaving Home

Trip Launch: Do’s, Don’ts and Marginal Behavior

By Perrin Don’t: Pack your backpack the day of your flight with the assumption that you’ll be able to carry it. If you buy a bright green backpack and can barely move when it’s on your back, you’ll look like … Continue reading

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Buying a Backpack

Perrin spent TWO hours in REI looking for the perfect backpack!! She asked every question imaginable — does the pack have alternative openings? If she had a wet towel, was there a place where she could hang it outside the … Continue reading

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5 Signs Its Time to Leave New York

Perrin and I are sitting in our parents’ living room questioning our delicate situation. We are surrounded by mattresses and dressers, which makes this stay seem more permanent than we are comfortable with. We leave for Italy this week but … Continue reading

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Quittin’ Time: Perrin

caption id=”attachment_137″ align=”alignnone” width=”600″ caption=”Tria and I (almost) won the office decorating contest this Christmas. Rigging this up was probably the most manual labor I’ve done at a job. We are such dorks but hey it beats Excel.”] [/caption] A … Continue reading

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QUITTIN’ TIME: Sarah

Most 20 somethings spend their days dreaming of quitting their jobs and giving their bosses the finger and a “so long suckers” on the way out the door.  I had no such internal celebrations.  For the past two years I have done … Continue reading

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Living Large in Italy

We landed in Italy as emissaries of http://www.JetSetZero.tv.. This adventure-travel-reality show began when a group of guys quit their safe and stable professional jobs to live a picaresque life. The JS0 mission: to demonstrate that it’s possible to travel like … Continue reading

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