Stories

Stories are at the heart of The House Sitting Podcast. We seek out a diverse range of guests to share the best house sitting stories from their adventures around the world.


Inspiration

We aim to show that anyone – with the right strategies and mindset – can be a successful house sitter. Our guests show how they made house sitting work for their unique circumstances.


Tips

Our guests share their best tips for fellow and perspective house sitters, based on their experiences. We also share our own personal tips and advice from our years of house sitting!

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Latest Episodes

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Let’s Adventure More: House Sitting as a Family with Jess Swenson

Jess Swenson travels full time with her family of five, including three young children!  Jess and her husband Will lived a typical suburban lifestyle in the San Francisco Bay Area until 2017. Tha…

Vanessa Anderson and Ian Usher
House Sitting Magazine with Vanessa Anderson and Ian Usher

Vanessa and Ian like to live differently. They enjoy a freedom lifestyle as full-time nomads and house sitters, happy to follow the twists and turns wherever life takes them. They divide their time be…

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From Pro Pet Sitter to Nomadic House Sitter with Tricia Kandik

In this episode, Sam interviews Tricia Kandik is a fellow (former) full time house sitter and nomad. Originally from Ohio, she’s also lived in Oregon, Missouri, and Washington D.C as well as Fra…

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This Job is Sh*t with Ryan Patey

In this episode, we chat with solo house sitter Ryan Patey. So much of the discussion around solo house sitting centers on solo female house sitting (check out episode 3 with Kelsey Frey for more on t…

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Sights Better Seen with Kelsey Frey

In our first ever interview, Sam interviews Kelsey Frey, solo female house sitter and nomadic travel blogger, Pinterest manager, online English teacher, and freelance writer who can usually be found s…