Blog Posts

June 29, 2011

Lessons from an Awesome Packer

How do you travel for weeks with just one carry on sized bag?

June 27, 2011

Listen to Me!

I’ve worked in travel for over 16 years, and I’ve been to Europe, Asia, Africa and South America. So you might think I have this travel thing down, right? Heh.

June 24, 2011

A Rite of Passage with Aunt Nancy

Nancy has taken 5 nieces and nephews on a 14th birthday family adventure over the last 10 years. Number 6 is coming up!

June 23, 2011

Graduations: Love them and Weep.

When my #2 child Mira was in kindergarten, she painted this little clay pot which held one spindly piece of cactus. And so now, as my #3, and last, child graduates from high school and I contemplate a long over due repotting – I find an analogy!

June 22, 2011

Haiku and Kilimanjaro

Last week we invited our friends to submit a haiku in return for a $200 credit toward climbing the great mountain this summer. With 5 syllables, Kilimanjaro simply *invites* haiku…