THJ 72: Ring Video Doorbell Pros and Cons

THJ 72: Ring Video Doorbell Pros and Cons

I know I talk about my Ring video doorbell as if the company is one of my main sponsors, but believe me when I say that they don’t even have a clue who I am. I seriously love my Ring video doorbell nonetheless. In true Hosting Journey form, I will be completely honest...
THJ 71: Get Involved: NJ vote May 8th

THJ 71: Get Involved: NJ vote May 8th

Opening your home to Airbnb can create a world of possibilities. A 10th review can you turn you into Superhost, and a bad review can get your listing taken down. Change happens quickly; unexpectedly. In today’s episode, “Get Involved: NJ vote May 8th,” I’m bringing...
THJ 70: Lessons Learned as a Remote Airbnb Host

THJ 70: Lessons Learned as a Remote Airbnb Host

As you know from the last few episodes, I have been remote hosting from Puerto Rico. I’m about to head back home to New York City for a bit, and before I get on a plane I wanted to share some of the lessons I have learned from this experience with this episode:...
THJ 69: An Unauthorized Party In My Home

THJ 69: An Unauthorized Party In My Home

When I accepted the guest, the red flags were already there. If I had taken to my own advice, the information I share with all of you on a regular basis, I would have not accepted them in the first place. Instead, these guests had a party at my home and now I’m the...
THJ 66: How One Review Can Delist Your Airbnb

THJ 66: How One Review Can Delist Your Airbnb

We invite strangers into our homes. We provide a welcoming environment. We ask them if everything is alright. We trust them, and we hope they’re honest. But what happens when they don’t communicate with us, and instead they say something negative on a review? That’s...
THJ 61: QT Something New About Bedding

THJ 61: QT Something New About Bedding

In my Facebook group, The Hosting Journey, we discuss just everything you can think of in the vacation rental life. One of the big items we talk about is bedding, We go deep into the details of sheets, duvets, and comforters. The color, the thread count, and don’t get...