Let this post be the first in a new segment, “5 things.” With this, I will focus on various themes surrounding 5 things…ideally it will revolve around much more interesting topics, such as… “5 foods to try in (fill in the blank),” “5 best ways to entertain yourself on a 20 hr bus ride…,” “5 highlights of …” or “5 […]
“Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most.” ~Augusta F. Kantra When I first began devising my future plans to quit my job and travel the world, money was a huge barrier for me. Money became the excuse that held me back from doing what I really wanted to be doing. That pretty much […]
“Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.” – Napoleon Hill This blog was conceived because of a dream. And from that dream a real-life plan began gestating. This plan consumed much of my thoughts for a solid 9-11 months. Beginning as the size of a grain of […]
It all started with an ad in the Monroe Times. Followed by a visit and walk-through with the landlord. From the moment I walked through her doorway–original wood work, 12 ft. ceilings, white washed walls, original light fixtures, lofty skylights streaming sunlight, beautifully finished wood floors, built-ins, ahhhh–I was in love. I went back to my parents house, sure that […]
Positively giddy describes my overall feeling as I stand at the starting block of 2012. I have a hunch it’s going to be an epic year for me. Though, I think I have this hunch because I finally feel ready to see to it that it’s epic. This is the year I grab life by the reins. So, for myself, but […]
Can you guess my plans for 2012…? Here are some hints… Central America from G Adventures on Vimeo. South America from G Adventures on Vimeo. Earth from G Adventures on Vimeo.
“Nothing important in life happens without a cost” Jacqueline Novogratz Another fine TED talk; this one on people who have immersed themselves in a cause, a community, or a passion for justice.