17 September 2014 ~ 1 Comment

Dear Dad: It’s Been A Year Already…and My Shiny Distractions Explained

Dear Dad, Twelve months have gone by almost like a blur. Not a single day has gone by that I haven’t thought of you. In fact, I think more about you now than ever. I find myself wanting your advice, even needing it. Or to share one of my triumphs or silly stories with you, more than I ever did before. I miss you Dad, more than I thought possible. You know what the ignorant assholes tell you, they tell Read more…

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12 September 2014 ~ 2 Comments

The Cat’s Out of The Bag: Following Dreams and Doing What I Do Best

I’ve been talking about my upcoming plans on social media for weeks, so it’s true, the cat is out of the bag, but in case you’re interested in the details, I’ve outlined my exciting plans below! Have you thought about what you are inspired to do before 2014 is out?   First Up:  30 days in a beautiful ashram set in the Himalayas of India, just outside of Rishikesh, a long time Journey List feature! This is not just a retreat Read more…

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03 September 2014 ~ 1 Comment

Inspiration For The Week: Wise Words From Sex and the City

“Maybe the past is like an anchor holding us back. Maybe you have to let go of who you were to become who you were meant to be. ~Carrie Bradshaw, Sex and the City   Have you ever decided to just let something go that had been holding you back? What if you could? What if you were able to live the life you always dreamed of and truly become that shining person you were meant to be…? Would you Read more…

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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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