There’s No Place Like Home? Wandering Sacile, Italy

Track One: “Out of My Mind, Just in Time (the prelude)” by Eryah Badu “I’m recovering undercover over-lover, recovering from a love I can’t get over.” Here’s the truth: Italy and I have a love/hate relationship.  I moved…

Staring Up at the Stars

One of my favorite quotes from Oscar Wilde says,“We’re all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.” Here’s why I love that quote so much. Because it sums up the world we live in sometimes.  You’d be hard pressed…

Sometimes Happiness Comes in the Form of a Scented Candle

It truly is the little things that make me happy.  What brings me joy and makes my day can be as simple as finding a small moment in my day that to makes me smile; a thoughtful complement from a friend, a song on the radio, or a product that…

Step Two: Throw Away the Map

Are you ready?  Are you feeling brave?  Ok. Then here it begins.  Take every ounce of courage you have mustered, close your eyes, and take a big old yoga breath.  Breathe in bravery and exhale fear.  And then let go of all of the expectations, the plans, and the maps…