Let’s just say that finding your purpose is one thing, but fulfilling it is a whole ‘nother story. … More Why I No Longer Sleep
Once upon a time, there was a world where opportunity flourished, imagination ran wild and boundaries were limitless.
Every sunset brings the promise of a new dawn. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Little by little, one travels far. – J.R.R Tolkien A tribute to my much loved travel kicks. Adventure will not be the same without you.
Lately I have been seeing too many articles or news reports being shared online claiming that Utica, NY is a ‘distressed’ city, most ‘depressed’ or one of the top most ‘miserable cities in America’. If you, like me, are part of the 60,000+ inhabitants that call this place “home”, then I hope that you find this … More A PSA to the People of Utica, NY
Have you ever walked into a place without expecting anything in-particular; to then be completely mind blown, excited and confused all at the same time? If you have no clue what I’m going on about, visit Napier, New Zealand for the Art Deco Festival weekend and prepare to be amazed.
How to, or how not to, judge a person by their shoes. While traveling you often meet a lot of people from all over the globe. Some sport sick ‘flowy’ elephant pants while others might prefer proper dress. Even if we don’t think we do, we often judge people by our first glance. However, we sometimes … More Judging a Traveler by Their Shoes
Life. happens. fast. I remember swinging on the swings at my friends house when I was 7. I remember climbing and falling out of trees when I was 12. I remember meeting twenty-one-year-olds when I was 14 and thinking ‘wow you’re TWENTY ONE?!?! That is SO OLD! You must really have your life together.’
I can still remember the early days of elementary school listening to my mom tell me all about ‘stranger danger’. I was told, as I’m sure many of you were as well, that no matter what you ABSOLUTELY, positively, swear on your pet’s life do not get into a strangers car.
I can’t recall ever feeling ‘awakened by the spirit’, until I went to Lourdes, France.