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Entries by Mike Jacobsen

Baggage Nanny partners with It’s Borrowed

Most of us want to make life easier and Baggage Nanny solves a problem many of our It’s Borrowed customers have faced, including myself. When I go on Southwest.com or Kayak looking for a flight it always seems like the flight that gets me to my destination at the perfect time to check into my...

Simple and easy aren’t the same thing. Guidebooks by Hostfully.

    It’s Borrowed is always on the lookout for companies that know how to make guests happy. In our pursuit to put the It’s Borrowed app in the hands of the guest, we came across Hostfully. If you are a host and haven’t heard of them yet, you are reading the right article. By now you...

What kind of Pizza is your Short Term Rental?

Do you like pizza? I do love pizza myself. I don’t always get the same kind and many times I try out new toppings and styles that look intriguing. Now you may be wondering what pizza has to do with short term rentals? When I look at STR listings, it’s very much take it or...

Vacationing with your kids doesn’t have to be a drag!

As a mother of two young children I know firsthand how difficult it can be to get organized and remember to take everything but the kitchen sink with you when you travel to your awesome vacation getaway. I have a two-year-old rambunctious boy and a seven-month-old girl. My husband and I like to travel...

Best stroller joggers

Stroller Jogger
Back in the day, strollers were all about how fancy they looked but the problem with that is they were highly impractical.  Nowadays parents want practical items and convenience.  There’s always bonus points given if there’s a sleek new style attached to that stroller.  Joggers seem to be the best on the market based...

Best games for family reunions

Annual family reunions are a great way to get everyone to gather together, share family stories, reminisce and make new memories. If you only see some of your relatives once a year, it can be helpful to use games to help break the ice. The right games will also help keep younger family members...

Best activities for your guests on a rainy vacation day

From where they will be staying, what they will be eating and which sites they will be seeing, guest can plan every detail of their vacation, but neither of you can’t control the weather. If rainy weather has thrown a wrench in your guest’s plans, there are plenty of ways to still enjoy their...