Inspiration

Year End Reflections

I love December for the advent calendars. We should have them every month! Today’s advent calendar reveal came with the cutest trinket, along with a lovely question. What have you learnt this year?  Let me think about that over a cup of…

Travel

Why I Travel Baggage Free

That’s me waiting for my train to New Orleans. A five day trip, and all I brought there and back fit in that one bag. Back when I lived in San Mateo, I used to ride the bus into San…

Travel

The Big Easy

Hot Beautiful Fun Dirty Those were my first initial descriptors for New Orleans. It was swampy humid. No wonder the city is overgrown with lush plant life. Music was being performed everywhere: on sidewalks, in the middle of the street,…

Sweets

Cake Rebel

  A few days ago I wrote about being  labeled as a rebel, because apparently I resist expectations. If you tell me to be a certain way, I guarantee I won’t like it very much. Does this make me a…

Life

Rebellion

  What happens in your brain when you see a sign like that? First I laughed. Then I had this urge to feed the chickens. I mean, I was curious. What would happen? Would they go crazy? I think I’d…