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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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25 November 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 26/11/12

  “I learned… that inspiration does not come like a bolt, nor is it kinetic, energetic striving, but it comes into us slowly and quietly and all the time, though we must regularly and every day give it a little chance to start flowing, prime it with a little solitude and idleness.” ~Brenda Ueland  Getting a little wise in my older years aren’t I ;)    Health and Happiness, Jess

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18 November 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 19/11/12

  “The first step in living the life you want is leaving the life you don’t want. Taking the first step forward is always the hardest, but then each step forward gets easier and easier… …And each step gets you closer and closer until eventually what had once been invisible  starts to be visible. And what had once felt impossible starts to feel possible.” ~Karen Salmanson   Health and Happiness, Jess

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15 November 2012 ~ 8 Comments

Turning 30…A Farewell to My Tantalizing Twenties

BOOM! Out of no-where, the unfathomable thirty is upon me! I always looked at 30 as a pretty “HOT” age, but just never thought of myself as one to actualize the fierce and life changing, 3-0. I’ve just stumbled off yet another sail thru the San Blas Islands, soaked up more sun than is quite possibly healthy, and explored a bit more of the sapphire waters with another group of legendary strangers…Really not a bad lead up to the big Read more…

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13 November 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Time Travels: My Birthday Last Year in Buenos Aires with My Bestie!

Time Travels is a series to spotlight places from my past travels. You’ll get a glimpse of places from Alaska to Italy, Ireland to Madagascar! 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!   This week I couldn’t resist looking back to what I was doing exactly ONE YEAR AGO to celebrate my last birthday of my twenties!!! I was SUPER lucky to be joined by my bestie, Miss Jillian Curry, Read more…

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11 November 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Inspiration For MY Birthday Week: Wherever You Are, Raise Your Glass!

 To farewell my twenties I’ll remind you: “Life is short, Break the Rules, Forgive quickly, Kiss Slowly, Love Truly, Laugh Uncontrollably and never regret anything that ever made you smile”   And to welcome my thirties: “Your journey has molded you for your greater good, and it is exactly what it needed to be. Don’t think that you’ve lost time. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. AND NOW IS RIGHT ON Read more…

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