21 August 2014 ~ 2 Comments

Aaaaaaannnnnddd WE ARE BACK!!

Since early 2011, Journey with Jess Jones has been an ever evolving work in progress, however, it has taken me a drastic 5 months of zero posting, 3 in which I let the site become completely inactive, to realize that it was morphing into something that it wasn’t meant to be, something that wasn’t authentically me. You see, for one reason or another, almost immediately the blog was identified as a travel blog, and while an incredible community to be Read more…

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07 January 2014 ~ 2 Comments

2013 In Review: A Particularly Humbling Year

Usually writing an end of the year wrap up is one of my favorite pieces to produce. Highlighting a the year that was, with slightly rose tinted glasses only remembering the best of the best and a sense of satisfaction. But this year my bright eyed, ‘glass half full’ approach has been shaken one too many times making it more difficult to see through this haze to draw on the year’s highlights. After a few hectic but heart warming days, Read more…

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29 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 30/12/13 On The Time Between Goals

“In between goals is a thing called life, that has to be lived and enjoyed.” ~Sid Caesar

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22 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For the Week: 23/12/13 on The Ideal Relationship

“We all know the ideal relationship, too. It’s you that’s important. It’s me. I’m not your goal. You’re not mine. We’re here sharing a walk through this whole thing, everything I am, everything you are. We’re not aiming for the end of this walk. We don’t want this walk to end.” ~Michael Taylor, Mind Body Green

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02 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 2/12/13 On Living the Life You Imagined and A Little TRIP Announcement

Be bold enough to use your voice, brave enough to listen to your heart, and strong enough to live the life you imagined!

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25 November 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Inspiration For The Week: 25/11/2013 On Bouncing Back

“Life will not always deliver the desired outcomes. It has to teach you that your spirit will get its muscle by bouncing back and giving it all you can.” ~Dodinsky   I think it’s fair to say we have all had to put in a bit of effort to ‘bounce’ ourselves back from trials and tribulations. No one can do it for us. But how nice does it feel knowing each day your spirit is building muscle and strengthening your Read more…

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15 October 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Inspiration For The Week: 21/10/13 What Color Are You Using This Week?

What Colour Are You Using This Week?

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29 September 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Inspiration For The Week: 30/09/2013 On Family

“FAMILY is neither and anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light of LOVE to show us the way.”

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08 September 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Inspiration For The Week: 9/9/13 A Few Things Inspiring Me Lately…

I’ve been on my own journey of a different sort lately. Finding myself in a completely different place, in fact, surprisingly unfamiliar territory, and I don’t just mean a new location. Taking on a drastically different job has brought with it a whole new field of learning, growing, and self discovery which is exactly what I was after. However, it has also brought along a bucket load of challenges (of course that are only making me stronger) and a harsh Read more…

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11 August 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Inspiration For The Week: 12/08/13 on Karma As Seen in Ubud, Bali

Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. Follow the three R’s:             Respect for self…Respect for others…Responsibility for your actions. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly. Don’t let the little dispute injure a great relationship. When you realize you’ve made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it. Spend Read more…

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