VIDEO: EXPERIENCING TOTALITY – SOLAR ECLIPSE 2017(I CRIED)

Lia & John watching solar eclipse 2017 at Huckleberry Knob

I made sure months in advance that I keep the date clear – August 21st 2017 – the day of the long awaited “great American” solar eclipse.

What I didn’t do was plan.

Because I’d been such a silly procrastinator I hadn’t gotten any of the special solar eclipse glasses and called around stores in a frantic last minute search.

Of course they were all sold out.  And the few that had in last minute shipments (in numbers upwards of the 1000s) were gone within hours.  read more…

EVERYTHING YOU’RE NOT DOING

Me petting GVB.  One of my favorite ways to “do nothing.”

 

From being judged for having a to-do list, to watching my neighbor cut his grass a zillion times a week—this is what reminded me that there’s only one person responsible for artfully juggling the balancing act of doing vs. non-doing in your life.

You can dance in a field, you can write a novel.  Build computer software or bake an apple pie.  Sit in the grass and listen to the birds sing, or take a jet plane on a whim to Timbuktu…

No matter what it is, everything you do is just as important as what you’re NOT doing.

Here’s what I mean… read more…

WATERFALLS, SNAKES, & WHISKY

South Mountains State Park, Jacob Forks River, NC

When you’re craving the stars, the smell of a campfire, a walk through the woods, or just a simple change of scenery, sometimes a romp in your neck of the woods is all you need for a nice mini escape. read more…

9 DAYS IN COSTA RICA

green tree on beach Manuel Antonio Beach Costa Rica

I could have spent 9 weeks, but since 9 days was all I could allot for this time around, I packed as much as I could into my Costa Rican getaway. read more…

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Animal lover, travel addict, sun worshipper, IPA enthusiast.  Read the blog to step inside my world.

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