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  • house, keys, home, key chain, home sweet home, no place like home
    travel

    There’s No Place Like Home

    They say home is where the heart is but after travelling the world sometimes it just feels really nice to get back to your own place, and your own bed. It’s probably no surprise…

    January 10, 2019
  • health travel

    Just Breathe; (Managing Fear & Self-Doubt)

    Experience the high altitudes of Peru, beauty to take your breath away, plus, the perfect place to conquer fear and that nagging inner critic.   There’s a moment at high altitude where your lungs draw…

    August 21, 2018
  • peach, pits, pit
    travel

    Stumbling Block. Brain Freeze. Re-set. Let’s Go.

      Travelling with children to and from remote places, nothing is easy and the road is filled with challenging stumbling blocks. Welcome to the yearly adventure… It’s a solid two days of traveling for…

    September 7, 2017
  • humour travel

    Goodbye to Buy

    Nobody wants to drag a 25kg bag around Scotland. Unless it’s full of really good whisky. A few reasons to buy less. On my most recent trip to the UK, I bought a leather…

    August 14, 2017
  • culture & community travel

    On Failing Well

    Taking up a new hobby like skiing is not all it’s cracked up to be. How can you turn lemons into lemonade and turn a fail into failing well? My family (including my handsome…

    April 3, 2017
  • travel

    A Nerd Abroad

    Pack early, pack often. You’d think getting obsessive about travel planning would suck the fun out of a holiday, but for some of us, it only enhances it. Last week, I started writing a…

    January 23, 2017
  • Hokkaido, pictorial map, map, art, Omoto Yasushi
    travel

    Hokkaido for the Holidays (or: Rejuvenating Abroad)

    The life force for creativity are new experiences and the easiest way to stay inspired is to get away! Break your routine, cultivate new experiences, explore new cultures, and let yourself be happy, amazed, and relaxed. Pleasantly surprised,…

    January 12, 2017