My Costa Rica Story (Part 1): The Why

My Costa Rica Story (Part 1): The Why

mindset podcast Mar 23, 2023

If you've been following along for a while, you know that Jason and I have a home in Costa Rica and spend several months there each year! After visiting with Jason's parents in 2019, we fell in love with this country and there are many reasons we quickly decided to buy our home. Tune in to hear the full story behind why we moved to Costa Rica and how it's affected our life, businesses, and mindset.


"Life is too short. We both need to do what we want and do what we want now. And we can do that while working."

In this episode, you will learn the following:

1. How did a family end up living in Costa Rica after a vacation there?
2. How can you balance work and play while living overseas?
3. What are the key takeaways from the experience of living abroad?


What you'll hear in this episode:

  • The story of how we ended up in Costa Rica.
  • How to be all about fast action.


Here are some brief snippets from this episode:

Today and tomorrow's episodes will be dedicated to helping you understand the story of how we ended up in Costa Rica. What the biggest takeaways were from that experience, and how you can then see a bit of yourself in this story.

Jason Sad's father passed away in 2013 from liver and pancreatic cancer. The couple decided to buy Jason's dad a house in Costa Rica before the pandemic hit. They are fast acting because retirement is not guaranteed.

We are currently split between Connecticut and Costa Rica. How did you get down there? What is the process to get your butt down to Costa Rica? On the next episode, I'll go into more detail on how we got down there.


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