The Great Difficulty of Accepting Compliments

The Great Difficulty of Accepting Compliments

So, The Boy and I have this couple’s journal. It requires us to answer questions everyday. On January 9th, our task was to describe each other in one word. For me, The Boy chose inspirational. Which led to a great big discussion about how I don’t see...
Top Ten Finds of 2014

Top Ten Finds of 2014

Turn your home office into a gym! Sometimes I stumble upon something that is too good not to share. Here are the Top Ten things I found in 2014. Some of them surprised even me. Especially number four! (No one has sponsored me, given me a pat on the back, or otherwise...
The Importance of Keeping Your Promises

The Importance of Keeping Your Promises

Balinese children at a friend’s English school. Another friend and I sponsored two children so they could attend as well. It’s easy to get swept away when you travel, especially when you travel to a country that is radically different from your own. If...
“I Hate You”: What Jealousy Really Means

“I Hate You”: What Jealousy Really Means

Don’t hate me because I groped a panda.This could happen to YOU. I used to be extremely jealous of people who travelled. Travelling was something I longed to do, but it never seemed to happen. I did go to Africa once, but it was nine long years before I left the...