How to Housesit Now

Pandemic & Post-Pandemic Slow Travel.

Poppy. By Rose Ernst

1. Molasses Travel

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2. Scrunch and Bunch

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3. Your Housesitter Profile Location

Wales. By Rose Ernst.

4. From Plan B to Plan Z

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5. Consider Travel Refunds

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5. Trust Your Gut

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6. Over-Communicate

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7. Gentle Boundaries

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8. At the Sit and Afterward

Poppy (after her badger-hole incident). By Rose Ernst

Academic editor and writing consultant. Former tenured professor and chair of political science. Happy fiction author. Find her at

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