Adventure

This scared the sh*t out of me!

I’m all too familiar with that full body rush of fear. I don’t like heights, so the instant flush of “get the fock off this suspension bridge!” chemicals surging through my body is well known to me. Whether on a bridge mountain biking, skiing past the edge of a cliff, or frankly even riding some…

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Welcoming the New Year

I had the great privilege to make a dear friend’s spontaneous wish come true.  She decided on Dec 31st that she would love to start the new year off with great girlfriends and a hike up the local Soames Hill to watch the sunrise.  So I thought about it for a minute… that’s some early…

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Oh September, how you kick my butt. It’s ok, I still love you.

Your crisp sunny days and new rhythms make up for your rude termination of my summer lovin’ and ruthlessly tossing me into a whirlwind of transition. For years, September’s disruption took me by surprise. Somehow I thought ‘back to school’ and settling into fall routines should make life smooth and easy-peasy. Except there’s this little thing called…

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Flying with kids? Hope plus Top Tips

Let this be a beacon of hope for all you parents out there traveling with young kids… One day soon, before you know it, you’ll actually be able to travel with your kids and relax and read a good book… honestly!! Hang in there – you can do it!! 😉 I’ve done a lot of…

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