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27 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 28/1/13

  “Adventure is a path. Real adventure – self-determined, self-motivated, often risky – forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind – and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you. Nothing Read more…

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17 January 2013 ~ 5 Comments

Farewell My Beloved Cartagena, Colombia: A Glimpse in Photos

Cartagena, you’ve become my home… the butterflies in my tummy as I return from yet another trip, my family and my friends. Your beautiful people, delicious food and tantalizing nightlife have seduced me. Your sun has scorched my skin, your warm heart and infectious energy have consumed me. What I once thought to be a pretty, touristy city good for taking photos and a fun night out, has grown into much more! I hope these pictures give you just a taste of the magic that Read more…

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15 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Time Travels: Melbourne, Australia Lights Up!

Time Travels is a series to spotlight places from my past travels. You’ll get a glimpse of places from Scotland to New York, Tanzania to long time love and home, Melbourne! I may even throw in a favourite travel story from time to time:) It’s just amazing how time flies when you’re having fun! Whenever I make a big change or my journey takes a major turn in course, I tend to draw up those surprising feelings of missing home. Home, what a relative word. For Read more…

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13 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 14/1/13 Marilyn Monroe Style

“I believe everything happens for a reason. People change so you can learn to let go. Things go wrong, so that you appreciate them. Sometimes, when they’re right, you choose to believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself. And sometimes, good things fall apart so better things can fall together. ~Marilyn Monroe Farewell South America! Here’s to letting go and allowing even better things to fall together!!! What could you walk away from or let Read more…

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06 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 7/1/13

“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.” ~Rumi   What do you REALLY love? Are you allowing yourself the freedom to be taken there??? Health and Happiness, Jess 

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04 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Kicking Off 2013 with New Years Goals, A New Focus and YOU On My Mind!

Have you made any New Years Resolutions yet? I’m not quite sure why ‘we’ believe the start of a new year means a time for change, but year after year I get that little feeling in my belly right around this time, and it seems, so does most of the world. I have been actively focusing on staying present and enjoying this beautiful time of year but I can’t help but think about what 2013 will bring! To be honest, Read more…

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01 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Happy New Years: My 2013 Invitation to YOU!

“My invitation to you is to begin living every moment as though you are miraculous and deserve to live an extraordinary life. Fake it if you must and keep faking it until its real to you. The gift you will be giving yourself is a lifelong journey of discovery, one that is infinite and infinitely rewarding. Begin the journey. Today. This moment. Now.”  ~Robert White   With each new year brings the opportunity for change; the desire and motivation towards something Read more…

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24 December 2012 ~ 0 Comments

A Surprising Find During My Review of 2012…

Wow, 2012, one of the most fulfilling, rewarding, adventurous rides of my life, and as the year winds down, I prepare to catapult into 2013! How did your year pan out? I recently sat down to look back at this amazing year and to complete my DEBRIEF for 2012 (I highly recommend giving this a shot!) I also quickly reviewed the end of the year posts from 2011 and was VERY surprised to find the excerpt below used as an Read more…

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23 December 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Today is a Gift: Wishing You and Your Family a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy Holiday Season!

THE PRESENT (as seen in Terry Hawkins’ There Are Two Times in Life, Now and Too Late) In a university commencement address several years ago, the Ceo of Coca Cola Enterprises spoke of the relation of work to one’s other commitments: “Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling five balls in the air.  The names of these five balls are:  work, family, health, friends and spirit.  You are very busy keeping all of these balls in the Read more…

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02 December 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 3/12/12

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharial Nehru   Celebrating 18 months on the road this week! With many more to come!! I LOVE LATIN AMERICA!! Health and Happiness, Jess

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