Get Out of the House!

So…. after several months of staying closed up in my house and dealing with one life situation after another, I am one month away from making what has become an annual...

    The universe offers us lessons and gifts in every situation. My mother is very near to the end of her journey on this earth. I am filled with sadness...

Two days ago, I spent the afternoon just outside of Mongkol Borei at the Cambodia Academy. The school year doesn’t  begin for four more days, so the grounds were empty of...

  So… I often spend too much time wishing that I had a formal photography studio. You know…where I can leave all my stuff set up and not have to move...

  As I sit here, waiting for Hurricane Irma to finish her assault on South Florida, I have tried everything I can to not hang on to the thoughts rushing through...

There are a few things that I consider very personal: just mine, with a special, specific and emotional connection. First of all, there are my kids and my grandsons. My immediate...

To plan or not to plan… Certainly if I am headed to SE Asia, a lot of planning is necessary to get there and back safely. My next big adventure is...

So…how do you meet locals? Well, on my first trip to Laos, I took a very touristy excursion to ride elephants in the jungle outside of Luang Prabang and met Phan...

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