adventure, life, love, nepal, Stories, travel

What Really Happened in Nepal? The Explicit Version

Vulnerability is not winning or losing; it’s having the courage to show up and be seen when we have no control over the outcome. Vulnerability is not weakness; it’s our greatest measure of courage ~Brene Brown, Rising Strong~ This is a story that I never thought in a million years that I would ever share.… Continue reading What Really Happened in Nepal? The Explicit Version

life, Lifestyle, Personal, Stories, travel

Returning to the Land of the Long White Cloud

Courage is a love affair with the unknown Osho As I stepped through the arrival gate at Auckland International Airport, I was hit by a heat wave, and the ecstatic face of my daughter peering at me from behind the railing. We hugged tightly and I was overcome with emotion. I hadn’t seen her in… Continue reading Returning to the Land of the Long White Cloud

adventure, Hong Kong, Lifestyle, Stories, travel

Wanderlust in Hong Kong

Never did the world make a queen of a girl who hides in houses and dreams without traveling Roman Payne, The Wanderess   As the plane hit the tarmac, I was excited to explore Hong Kong during a 13-hour transit between Nepal and New Zealand. Rather than spending all day in the airport, I had pre-booked… Continue reading Wanderlust in Hong Kong

life, nepal, Stories, trekking

A New Year at Sunrise in the Himalayas

Life is not measured by the number of breaths you take, but by the moments that take your breath away Author unknown Rubin knew how much I wanted to go trekking, and despite his concerns of not being able to find affordable transport, he woke up one morning and said let's go! After spending a… Continue reading A New Year at Sunrise in the Himalayas