07 December 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 8/12/14 on Relationships (A SnC Quote Worth Reading)

“Later that day I got to thinking about relationships. There are those that open you up to something new and exotic. Those that are old and familiar. Those that bring up lots of questions. Those that bring you somewhere unexpected….” Carrie Bradshaw, Sex in the City

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01 December 2013 ~ 2 Comments

Seven Things I Give Thanks For on Thanksgiving (and Most Days!)

I think it is great that the US has one day dedicated purely to giving thanks. It has in recent years evolved into an overindulging food and shopping frenzy, but nonetheless, families and friends the country over come together, and in one way or another, share what they are thankful for. I have gotten in the habit of reviewing all that I am grateful for on most days internally. While the list is ever growing, it seems to revolve around Read more…

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10 June 2013 ~ 2 Comments

Inspiration Of The Week: 10/06/13 Queen’s Birthday Weekend and A Massive Thank You To My Amazing Friends

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.” ~ Gloria Naylor I’ve had the opportunity this long weekend to connect on another level with some very close friends (face to face and the old trusty Facebook) and to reflect on these special friendships. Read more…

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21 March 2013 ~ 3 Comments

The BIGGEST Announcement From Journey with Jess Jones…WHAT’S NEXT!

As a mix of excitement, fear, thrill and sadness wildly sweep over me right now, a swirl of epiphany’s, stress and smiles all at once… Even as I put my fingers to the key board, my heart drops slightly into my belly simultaneously a thrilling wave of anticipation… I HAVE HAD ‘THE FEELING; you know the one deep in your belly that tells you its the right time to make a change…. I HAVE MADE THE CHOICE; as difficult as 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 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 11/6/12

 “I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.” – Audrey Hepburn   My favourite Melbourne Girls!!  I am blessed to have amazing friends around the world. From my gorgeous girls dating back to the good Read more…

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29 February 2012 ~ 4 Comments

ARGENTINA: That’s a Wrap…The Highlights and Shout Outs From My Journey

Here is the long awaited shout out to some pretty amazing people and places I encountered whilst in Argentina! If you haven´t already checked out the first installment… ARGENTINA: That´s a Wrap…The Thank You!    Buenos Aires, My Bestie and La Boca Definitely one of the all-time highlights of South America has been getting to share some very special travel time with my bestie Miss Jillian Curry! With only 10 days we were on a mission to make the most Read more…

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25 December 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Wishing You A Very Merry Christmas From Patagonia: Mate, Glaciers and a Whole Lotta Cheer!

I hope this finds you all happy and healthy and enjoying the holidays! I have to say, I sure am! No matter what your beliefs are, this time of year tends to be rather festive and a GREAT opportunity to spend quality time with family and friends. I do hope you are taking full advantage of this very special time. Or if perhaps you’re like me, and spending the holidays on the other side of the world, I do hope Read more…

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14 November 2011 ~ 5 Comments

Inspiration For the Week: 14/11/11 Birthday Style!

Just wanted to kick off my birthday week with my favourite quote from growing up… DANCE LIKE NOBODY’S WATCHING, LOVE LIKE YOU’VE NEVER BEEN HURT, SING LIKE YOU’RE PART OF A CHOIR, AND LIVE LIKE ITS HEAVEN ON EARTH!! I am celebrating in Buenos Aires with my best friend on her way!  A HUGE week ahead with plenty of dancing, singing loving and living it up! Have a fabulous week!! Health and Happiness,  Jess

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06 June 2011 ~ 7 Comments

Goodbye Australia, Hello South America: As One Journey Ends, Another Begins…

  I can hardly believe that it’s finally here! I’ve just set foot on Chilean soil, my 6th continent, and thus turned the page to the next chapter of my life. You may have read in the About Me section, that I look at life as one large story book. Each chapter of the book is a milestone, another phase in our life… welcome to my next chapter, backpacking South America! Here’s a glimpse of a few things I’ve done Read more…

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