Packing The Perfect Bag

Whether you’re packing for a two week trip or a long weekend, deciding what to take can be stressful. In my opinion there are two extremes, those who pack ultra light and take only the bare minimum in a back pack; and the over packer. I strive to land somewhere in the middle, but honestly …

Owning It

Growing up, one of my favorite shows was Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom, hosted by Marlin Perkins. I watched it religiously every week with my dad and always dreamed of “some day” going on a safari to see the Great Migration of the wildebeest and zebra in Africa. A few years back that childhood dream came …

Travel Companions – Are You Compatible?

I was reminded the other day just how important it is to surround yourself with like minded people. An acquaintance of mine had just returned from the Caribbean with a friend and her adult daughter and it didn’t go as well as she had expected. The two had traveled together in the past but this …