Hello… You have a Brain Aneurysm

Hello… You have a Brain Aneurysm

Last month I couldn’t spell aneurysm.  I’ve typed and spoken this word thousands of times in the last 30 days.  Yep, I have a brain aneurysm — Crazy, isn’t it.  It hasn’t ruptured — so that is very good. How did I find it?  Well,...
365 Days or is it 366?

365 Days or is it 366?

One year ago today I started on a new adventure (aka a new job) — with Compassion.  It’s been a year filled with fun and firsts. Went to a developing nation — and I didn’t just stay in the tourist section. Saw true poverty up close — and...
Eight Years Ago

Eight Years Ago

In a small place known as the Blogosphere, a 40ish woman sat down at her Dell computer and typed out the first words of her first blog post. That woman was me. I never really had a plan for this blog… didn’t truly know what I was doing, but I figured...

The OTHER Side of the Caribbean

I sailed to the Caribbean at least 30 times in the past eight years — and I’m probably underestimating that number, but let’s go with 30 cruises.  Ina few days I’m traveling back to the Caribbean, but this time I’ll fly into the Dominican...