Monthly Archives: January 2014

“Rarely, Lauren, are the first steps in a journey anything like the final ones, either in direction, pace, or grace. So please believe me when I tell you that none of those things are even half as important as the fact that there are steps at all.  Vroom, vroom –      The Universe”   When you […]

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I haven’t always been a big reader.  I remember reading The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe when I was little and then I pretty much went dark until the Twilight series makes an appearance.  But lately….I’ve been really into it.  I love getting lost in a good book and being able to escape reality […]

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We woke up to a day off…full of nothing to do.  We laid in bed for a few extra minutes and then our growling stomachs forced us up.  I found my way to the couch and pulled as many blankets on me as possible.  You walked out of the bedroom…fully dressed and said…the bus to […]

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A friend of mine sent me an article about the cycle of blogging where what goes on behind the scenes isn’t always what comes out on the other side.  That a lot of times it’s hard to put the real, gritty part of life out there when it’s so much easier to hide it.  To […]

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A few years ago…on my first trip to Antigua…I was going to be spending a week with absolutely no connection to the outside world.  We were going to be living on a boat for a week with no internet connection or wifi or any way at all to focus on anything outside of our little […]

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