66 Degrees North: 5 Reasons to Visit Iceland

66 Degrees North: 5 Reasons to Visit Iceland

Have you visited 66 degrees north of the Earth’s equatorial plane?  I believe Iceland is the epitome of enchantment. If you haven’t stepped foot on its lava rocks, black sand beaches or immersed yourself in the Blue Lagoon, now is the time to make your...
Wanderlust: Italy

Wanderlust: Italy

“There is an eternal landscape, a geography of the soul; we search for its outlines all our lives.” – Josephine Hart I have often wondered what is the magical ingredient about travel that enables time to feel suspended and one’s senses to amplify.  Does this...
Wanderlust: 10 Manhattan Moments, Version 2

Wanderlust: 10 Manhattan Moments, Version 2

In a seize-the-weekend decision, we landed in New York last week.  I am all about intention (it is my word of the year in case I haven’t mentioned it lately) so I seriously packed a mission statement and  I shared it with the family.  You can read it...
Seize the Day: Red Rocks

Seize the Day: Red Rocks

On a complete whim last week, I made a carpe diem decision.  I hit the pause button on obligations and deadlines and traveled to the mountains. Do you spy the tiny heart recessed in the red rock above? Holy serendipity! This rock is appropriately name Creation Rock. I...
Exploring A Midwest Treasure: The City Museum

Exploring A Midwest Treasure: The City Museum

Beach? Mountains? or Museum? In the heart of the midwest lies a marvel of a museum.  A symphony for the senses, a repurpose miracle, a love story honoring architectural treasures.  Artist Bob Cassilly channeled his extraordinary creative genius to transform the former...
Wanderlust: Top 10 Manhattan Moments

Wanderlust: Top 10 Manhattan Moments

We recently returned from a quick visit to the city!  It seems to be a city of many names:  Manhattan, the Big Apple, Metropolitan New York, Gotham, or the Garment Capital. My love for this city is very enthusiastic.  It scared the children.  During our taxi ride from...