Archives for May 2012

This Girl’s Grub

After years of different diets, rules, nutritionists...I've finally found what works for me!  For those who are curious, I've written out what a typical work week meal plan looks like.  Most of the time I try to stay focused with clean eating.  The one exception is when friends or family have me over for a meal, then I'll graciously eat whatever ... Continue Reading

Past Adventures

Take a glimpse of my past adventures…which include canyoning in Switzerland, meeting a real princess, flying a plane, para-sailing in Aruba, Skydiving with friends, climbing Malaysia's highest peak Mt Kinabalu in Borneo, trekking on top an elephant in Thailand, getting a tattoo, visiting the pyramids in Egypt, venturing into Palestine to see the ... Continue Reading

#80: Watch a Movie at the Drive-In

13 April 2012 It’s Friday. I’m not working, the sun is shining and I’m dying for a little adventure! So what’s the best thing to do? Give in, pack my bags, grab a friend and try something on my life list! The closet drive-in theater that’s open is Kingston’s Family Fun World. It’s only an hour and a half from where I live, Kingston is on of my ... Continue Reading

#7: Dancing in the streets during Mardis Gras, New Orleans.

19-24 February, 2012 Gritty. That’s the first word that comes to mind to describe New Orleans. It leaves you with the impression that it’s the kind of place that gives you no apologies for its nature, and you leave so intriguing that you could only want more. Before leaving for my trip I received several warning about traveling to a city with ... Continue Reading

Forget the lotto, anyone can travel! (Part1 )

Friends often ask me how I travel so much, wouldn’t I have to be rolling in money? Nope, not even close.  I answered one girl friend yesterday with the following; To save 1. Live below my means 2. Recycle my clothes through consignment stores 3. All spa and beauty treatments thru Groupon 4. Shop the farmers markets for cheap/local/organic ... Continue Reading