When it came down to making the first selections for the new book club, I wanted to find books that would support the mission of Her Bags Were Packed — releasing emotional baggage through solo travel. This is why the books I have chosen fall into one of two categories: personal development or solo travel.
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If you’ve been following Her Bags Were Packed for a while, you probably know I am all about finding great deals and doing as much as possible, while traveling, without going into debt. I have a lot of different strategies for saving money while traveling , which I’ve talked about before, but one strategy is
We’re getting ready to wrap up the first round of the Her Bags Were Packed Book Club. Our first selection was Daring Greatly by Brene Brown. We’ve been having a weekly #HBWPBookClub discussion in the Facebook group on Thursdays but next we will wrap up with a book club meeting via video chat. If you
Last month I introduced a new interview series called “Unpacking Solo Travel” where I chat with women about their solo travel experiences. This month’s interview is with Jana Roe Osofsky. I did not know Jana before our conversation, but I was quickly blown away by her incredible story. Today Jana is a joyful newlywed living