Floating Thru Sian Ka’an, Mexico

TweetWhile 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…

3 Places to visit where the US dollar will go far

TweetMexico Mexico has always been one of my favorite destinations and the fact that it is so inexpensive helps to make it a more realistic goal year after year.  I know that most of my readers are American and lucky for us, we can fly to Mexico from pretty much anywhere in the USA for fairly…

Lake Chapala

TweetLake Chapala is Mexico’s largest freshwater lake and is located on the border of of Jalisco and Michoacán.   To give you an idea of how big it is, it took us approximately an HOUR to drive it’s width!!! I had been unknowingly driving along past this gem of a lake my entire life during…

Taking Jolee on a Marine Adventure

TweetAs most of you know, I am constantly trying to teach Jolee how to better care for our planet and about the amazing creatures that God has placed on it for us to coexist with. Jolee has ALWAYS been drawn to water, ALWAYS  as well as animals and nature.  So I thought, what a better trip than…

Decisions, Decisions . . . .

TweetSoooo we are trying to figure out where to go in October/November and we are getting nowhere fast. We are embarking on a family trip(plus my dad) and have narrowed it down to Mexico, the Bahamas, Iceland aaaand we just threw Sri Lanka and Borneo into the mix to make things more complicated.  

My Goal

TweetMy goal is to help you glimpse the beauty of our planet through my experiences.  Through my photos, videos and writings, as I travel nationally and internationally while attempting to share our glorious world the way my eyes see it.  To help you view our world in such a way you never knew existed and…

15 things I want to do in 2015

TweetThe following is my annual “to do list” in no particular order. If you read my last “to do” list you’ll know that as much as I would LOVE to include 15 HUGE trips, there is just no way possible for me to do that.  So instead, I like to keep my “to do” lists…

Goodbye 2013. How much of my 2013 “To Do” list did I actually do?

Tweet2013 was a very good travel year.   Life itself on the other hand it was EXTREMELY tough. I lost my best friend and beloved fur baby Lucy in October after a 10 month struggle with Lymphoma.  I am still not OK about her passing, I honestly probably never will be. Nonetheless, I still somehow managed…

New Year = New Hope 2014

TweetBetter late than never! I seem to find myself saying that a lot. Below is the video for our 2014 giving trip to Mexico.  Every January I go to Mexico with my dad and give to those is dire need.  We also pray with them, play with them and spend time with them.  We hope…