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Visions and desires for 2014!

Visions and desires for 2014!

2014. How nice it rolls off the tongue.  A few months in (March? Say what!) and I have yet to scribble a few goals and plans for this new year. A year that’s started off with beautiful blue skies and no sign of rain in California and grateful that since I drafted this in early … Continue reading

Road trippin: Hitting the road without a plan

Road trippin: Hitting the road without a plan

 I hugged the curves in the road curious what lay ahead, gorgeous views, possibly around the next bend driving North on the 101. The adventure of the open road. The unknown and the unexpected. When my traveling friend and I decided to set out we had only a time frame and a direction. North or South was the … Continue reading

Flashback Photo Fridays: A magical place

It’s Friday. Time flies. It’s time for another post in my Series Flashback Photo Fridays  where I  reflect on my travels by selecting a photo and share a story, a moment or a feeling about a place! There’s a magical place that I’ve been beckoned too and fortunate enough to visit almost a handful of times. It’s … Continue reading

Uncertainty and Why I’m grateful

Uncertainty and Why I’m grateful

Being in the mist of grand transitions keeps life exciting, interesting and full of wonder; what’s going to happen next? It’s a time full of uncertainty yet full of endless possibilities. A time to ponder what you truly want, write out your dreams and believe in them (sometimes the harder part if they seem extravagant … Continue reading

A month of Transitions

A month of Transitions

My life has been filled with so much goodness and the unexpected, it’s been quite a treat to be back. I’ve been needing to take time to reflect and honor all that has occurred in the short 4 months I’ve been home. I’m used to doing a lot when I’m abroad or traveling because it’s … Continue reading

Dear Iberian Peninsula,

Dear Iberian Peninsula,

I don’t think I miss you… Whoa. That’s a bit harsh and not very nice.  Let’s see, how do I express all the emotions and the intangible… I miss things about you. Oh how I do. But before I explain how I miss you so; you see, I’m happy to be with my family. To have happy … Continue reading

Part II: Lessons I’m learning while living abroad

Part II: Lessons I’m learning while living abroad

Hello readers,  Thanks for hanging in there. As I transition to my “new” life back in the States, I’ve been trying the balancing act of still maintaining this lovely ‘ole blog and putting myself out there, spending time with friends all while enjoying the process of adjusting to where I’m from.  A few months ago … Continue reading