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Packing Just Enough for Life's Journey

Carl Phillips | Posted 11.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Carl Phillips

We really don't need that much in life to be happy. This may be counter to what we are sold by the advertising masses. However, the truth is there a...

WATCH: This Couple Moved To Ecuador, And Now U.S. Stores Give Them Panic Attacks

Posted 11.01.2013 | Healthy Living

When Dan Prescher and Suzan Haskins moved to Ecuador, they soon realized that they were able to stretch their money a lot further than in the U.S. But...

5 Vacation Packing Tips From A Reformed Overpacker

Christina Anderson | Posted 10.16.2012 | Style
Christina Anderson

My family and I just took a two-week vacation to visit relatives in Norway. My husband and I have two small children, and traveling for us used to look like the Ringling Brothers were coming to town, complete with the three-ring circus. This year, I was determined to do things differently, and if I could, pack only carry-on luggage. I succeeded, and what I discovered surprised me.

Ann Brenoff

What Should You Never Bring With You On Vacation? | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.19.2012 | Fifty

After college, I spent a year backpacking through Europe. I started out with a 40-pound brick on my back and came home with just a 14-pound case of th...

Checking Out of Checking In

Mel Walsh | Posted 07.24.2012 | Fifty
Mel Walsh

We all know that carry on luggage is the way to travel -- no waiting in line to retrieve bags and no lost luggage or baggage fees. So why doesn't everyone just carry on?