Yoga in Yosemite Day Trip

For the past 5 years I have enjoyed taking groups in and around Yosemite National Park for a time of hiking and yoga in one of the most beautiful places in the world! Earlier this year I took a group to The Yosemite Bug Rustic Resort for an over night trip where we enjoyed comfortable…

15 Gifts for the Adventurer in Your Life

We all have friends or family members who enjoy time spent outdoors out on their next great adventure. Maybe I am describing YOU and you need gift ideas to give to friends and family for holiday purchases for YOU?  Look no further!  I have put together the best gift idea list for the adventurer in your life, and most won’t…

5 Ways to Budget Yourself While Traveling the World

5 ways to budget yourself when traveling the world It’s safe to say travelling isn’t cheap. With so much to buy and so much to do, you’ll find that the only way to do it is by budgeting – but how? Thankfully, there’s plenty of tried and tested tricks out there to ensure you’re not bankrupting yourself…

Floating Thru Sian Ka’an, Mexico

While in Mexico this month we had the pleasure of exploring Sian Ka’an Biosphere reserve.  The boat tour took us over cenotes to watch manatees play, thru crocodile infested mangroves, past partially submerged Mayan ruins and giant eagles nests perched on driftwood over the water, then to the beach and finally to a foot path that…

Lake Bled, Slovenia

Slovenia totally caught me off guard.  If I am honest, Slovenia wasn’t anywhere near the top of my list of “places to visit”.  In fact, I don’t think it was on my “list of places” to visit at all.  I think that was because I didn’t realize the beauty she had within her until we decided…

My Two Cents on Little Passports

My 2 cents on Little Passports. . . .  IT’S WORTH IT!!! After taking a couple years break from Little Passport, simply to save some money for real life travel and extra circular activities, Jolee and I decided to sign back up for the older kids edition this time around. To be honest, I didn’t…

TEP Wireless Services

If you have been traveling without portable wireless, you need to stop that mess asap.  You know that saying, “ignorance is bliss”?  Well, I was traveling the world very ignorantly  for a long time before discovering Tep. Tep wireless is a service that provides you wifi anywhere in the world via a very portable device,…

Oh Venice . . .

I returned to Italy last month on kind of a whim and I sure don’t regret it!  My friend Kelly and I booked flights to Romania and Croatia many months before hand and at the very last minute, decided we wanted to completely reroute our entire trip and add 3 more countries to our original…

Natural Life

I discovered Natural Life about 2 years ago and have been purchasing items from them ever since!  My daughter and I absolutely LOVE their huge variety of little inpisrational treasures, jewelry, comfy clothes(me) and we especially LOVE their Boho Bandeaus!!! Whether we are going on a walk, a road trip or globetrotting, I love to…

What in the world am I?!?!??

I am sooo excited to share that I got my DNA results back last week!!!  I not only found out about my ancestry but I also got my “vitality report”. A vitality report is a snapshot that explains the best diet plan for you, if you may be lactose or gluten intolerant, if you are…