Woot! It’s that time again – the end of a week with a long holiday weekend to boot. I took this week off from work to concentrate on trip planning and to just spend some time away from the office. It’s been an illuminating week for me as lessons keep coming as I search for answers. [...]Read More... →
Today’s photo(s) come from the Okefenokee Swamp. A bit out of the way in a corner of southeastern Georgia, the Okenfenokee Swamp is a naturalist’s delight. After reading a National Geographic book about it when I was in junior high, I was fascinated by the place and wanted to go see it. I finally got my chance [...]Read More... →
Happy Friday! I’m excited for the weekend because my dad is coming to visit. We’ll be chatting, BBQing and opening up a bottle of wine or two - all of which are fave ways of mine to spend a weekend. Hope you enjoy the following posts from around the web!
1. If you’ve ever been through [...]Read More... →
Today’s photo is from Taos Pueblo and the cemetery there. Taos Pueblo is the oldest continually inhabited pueblo in the US. When I was in New Mexico on my quest to photograph the same places as Ansel Adams, I spent an afternoon here and wasn’t disappointed. The cemetery was fascinatingly serene and made for a great setting against [...]Read More... →
This holiday week, and in the spirit of independence, I wanted to share some great posts about making your dreams happen and some reflections on happiness. Happy weekend!
1. Searching for happiness in the “someday”? Look at what you have in the moment to be truly happy writes Eric [...]Read More... →
Today’s photo is from a recent trip to Carmel and Big Sur, CA. I love the Cali coast, but I hadn’t been to that area before (which is why I was super excited I was able to spend a weekend there between work trips!) Pfeiffer State Park is a pretty popular destination, just south of Big Sur. After parking along [...]Read More... →
Another Friday, another Best of the Web! I’ve had some time to re-group this week after a hellacious schedule the past month and have some insights into self-care that I’ll share via a new series of posts in the next couple of weeks. So be on the look-out for those. In the meantime, enjoy some [...]Read More... →
ALASKA. More specifically, Denali National Park. For all my travels, Denali is one of the places I remember and talk about the most. Wide open spaces like you’ve never seen before. Wildlife everywhere. The last frontier.
When I think about travel and experiences, I’m reminded of the chance I took on a morning flight around Denali (Mt. [...]Read More... →
The second installment of TGIF’s Best of the Web is here! I’ve enjoyed combing through the blogosphere this week and hopefully you’ll find these posts and authors helpful, insightful, funny, and downright awesome. Enjoy – Happy Weekend!
One of my latest finds is The Blog of Impossible Things. Joel Runyon has IT! [...]Read More... →
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I'm a passionate photographer, zealous wine taster, obsessive trail runner, crazy adventure junkie, avid camper, and find my current career calling in the non-profit sector. I'll be striking out on my own the first week of January 2015 for a year long around-the-world trip. Learn more about me here.