Our VIPKID Story

Our VIPKID story started with us wanting to be liberated from our desks, brick and mortar buildings. We wanted to shift over into a location independent lifestyle! We had just married and I relocated to my husband’s home state of Michigan in the winter of 2016. I left my previous job behind, in Florida, after six years and looked forward to honeymooning and hibernating. It was nice not working for a month or two, but it quickly got boring. None of my family or friends lived in Michigan, and I found myself lacking in ways to occupy my time. So I started to look for a job I could do remotely. VIPKID popped up on my radar and was a perfect fit for me to continue retreating from the unfamiliar winter harshness. Read more

How to Make Money Online For Free

We live full-time on the road, so knowing how to make money online for free is essential to all of our being…..there is no plan B for us. Paying our rent and bills, shopping for groceries…. all while living full-time internationally is a risk that is mitigated with wealth. Money is a hedge and our situation demands it, so, this post is dear to our hearts….its personal. Making Money Online is the vehicle that is allowing us to step into our vision of an international lifestyle. We are living comfortably abroad. If you are not familiar with our story, in a nutshell we became online teachers while we were dating long-distance, we got married, quit our 9-5 gigs, and flicked the switch on our plans to see and absorb the world one sunset, one dinner, one city and one country at a time. One year after we were married we left the USA with an ailing savings account.

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How to Apply to VIPKID

Hey! Hopefully you’re here because you’re interested in becoming a VIPKID teacher. We would love to help you along the application process. Follow these steps to get your foot in the door.

Check out our link to the VIPKID website or plug in https://vipkidteachers.com to get to their homepage. To secure us as your coaches be sure to locate the ‘click here‘ link to enter our referral code, starred in the image below: APRYL0002 (zero zero zero two)

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Home Tryouts..: Chiang Mai, Thailand

We visited the storied city of Chiang Mai back in February, during the Chinese New Year. We stayed for a few weeks and felt a certain type of way about Chiang Mai.  We liked it! Mind you, it wasn’t love…but we really liked it. It was more than practical. We held a depth of appreciation for the potential this city held. Here are our reasons we thought Chiang Mai was worth us spending some extended time in. Read more