Getting to Yes with Housesitting
Feb25

Getting to Yes with Housesitting

New to housesitting? Here are some tips on what to ask before getting to yes.

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Housesitting in Yorkshire
Mar26

Housesitting in Yorkshire

We are currently doing a house sit in North Yorkshire in England. It’s been a nice adjustment from very busy London to the English countryside. One of the things we were most excited about for this sit was to have pets again.

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My Housesitting Guide, Part 2
Mar01

My Housesitting Guide, Part 2

If you missed part 1 of my housesitting tips, you can find it here. Let’s do this! Okay, so you’ve decided housesitting is for you. Time to sign up for a membership, get your profile set up, and start contacting owners. We have a discount code for Trusted House Sitters! It’s 1dad1kid. If you are joining as a sitter, you get 20% off the membership fee. Homeowners get 3 months free. [Editor’s note: We have not and will not...

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My Housesitting Guide
Feb27

My Housesitting Guide

This is part 1 of a series on housesitting. Make sure to read part 2. I have been getting a lot of questions about housesitting lately, so I figured I’d do a post with my tips, experiences, information on which sites I use, etc. Why housesit? Housesitting offers many positive benefits. Here are just some of them. Free accommodation. This is one of the biggest benefits. We saved a ton of money during our housesit in Morocco. In...

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The many faces of Morocco
Nov16

The many faces of Morocco

We’ve been in Morocco for over two weeks so far.  We’re currently ensconced in our lovely home on an oasis in the middle of the desert just outside of the small town of Guelmim, and we’ll be here for about 2 months.  We’re doing a housesit for a Swedish expat couple.  We’re taking care of their home, garden, dog, and some chickens and rabbits. While getting to Morocco was an adventure in its own right, I...

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