5 Tools for Cheap and Easy Travel

5 Tools for Cheap and Easy Travel

A typically gorgeous scene in Lucca, Italy Last month I headed to Italy for a wintery getaway that cost only $750 for eight days. It included direct airfare from New York to Milan, the hotel and a rental car. Yes, you read that right – $750 per person. My home...
Welcome to my 2018 Year-End Review

Welcome to my 2018 Year-End Review

As an event planner, I’ve always conducted “post mortems” on events to determine what worked, what didn’t and how the next event can be even better. Some of those same concepts can be applied to reviewing life in general – especially when we’re trying to live...
3 Terrifically Tiny Things for Traveling

3 Terrifically Tiny Things for Traveling

This summer I felt like I was on the road more than I was off. From the San Juan Islands in the Pacific Northwest to the heat of West Palm Beach, I was a one-woman zig zag act as I made my way to various beaches, cities and forests. And no matter how much I’ve...
Inviting Your Inner Magic to Play

Inviting Your Inner Magic to Play

Sometimes I refer to improv as an alternate reality. Where in our every day worlds can we mix it up with people who have our backs, people who put “we before me,” people who support us in moving forward – together? There’s one place I’ve experienced this...