A Life Filled With Travel : Meet Annita 10 of 52 Phenomenal Women

Meet Annita: in her own words “Becoming a world traveler wasn’t on my radar as a young girl. I  wanted to be a businesswoman who would take the world by storm or at least my hometown. However, as fate would have it travel entered my life via WWII stories my father shared and I lingered […]

The girl that lived: Meet Liz – 9 of 52 Phenomenal Women

*** Please follow along on instagram as well and learn more about Liz. This year for my birthday , I am embarking on a weekly photo essay project highlighting 52 Phenomenal Women. This is week 9 of 52. Participants in this project will be supporting the efforts of Dress for Success Worldwide – Central. We are all stronger together and it is my sincere hope that we will be inspired by each other’s stories. Now is the time to celebrate as well as encourage one another. Tell your story!***

One mile at a time; this dedicated walker is one to remember: Meet Dani – 4 of 52 Phenomenal Women

Meet Dani: We met years ago through our local parish. Both of us were volunteering and supporting our church/community at large. I’ve always been drawn to Dani’s welcoming and supportive nature. She has a smile and an energy level that is contagious. Dani retired from her position as Mergers/Acquisitions Clearance Director at the law firm, […]

Outdoor family travel Episode #5 – Even the hangry tantrums will become fond memories after a while.

Ah, school has been out for what feels like centuries and the day you’ve been planning for has finally arrived.  Time to hit the road for some family time! Let’s continue to be honest with each other.  This is no time for sugar coating the truth.  With expectations sky high, there are bound to be […]

Outdoor family travel Episode #4 – Traveling light.

Why leave home if you’re just taking your entire house/condo/apartment with you?      What did your packing list look like the last time you headed out to “get away from it all”?  Did you need an 18 foot moving truck, or could the entire lot qualify for carry on status?  I know, it’s hard […]

Outdoor family travel Episode #3 –  The right stuff

     We’re not talking about that movie from the 80’s about the Mercury astronauts.  Or the insulating spray foam in a can.  That’s Great Stuff, though it could come in handy the next time your kayak springs a leak.  No, I’m not actually recommending taking household repair products on your next outdoor adventure.  Though […]

Outdoor family travel Episode #2 – Planning the ideal outdoor trip is impossible.

Hope you caught the first installment of our new outdoor family travel series. Have you figured out just how far your clan was willing to go to enjoy the outdoors? Good! Now is the time to make it happen. Before you get your expectations too high, did I mention it’s simply against the law of […]