Please Don’t Yell At Your Cruise Agent. (She’s Doing The Best She Can.)

I’ve recently completed five-weeks of training to be a cruise agent for a large travel organization that has separate departments for cruises, car rentals, vacation packages and more. For four weeks, I learned about twelve different cruise lines while sitting in a freezing, windowless room. At five weeks, I was expected to be taking my […]

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Etsy Endeavor

I got in the car and drove three thousand miles for a contract job, taking a big chance. I had applied to over 110 jobs in the area where I was living, and after obtaining nothing more than a job that paid $9.00 an hour…couldn’t offer me full time hours in the future…and required me […]

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Expedition Instagram

Sadly, I’m not very savvy when it comes to social media, but I’m going to get there one day. I dabbled in Facebook for awhile, and tinkered with twitter. Instagram didn’t seem relevant to me until recently. Very recently. Now, I’m having a great deal of fun with it.

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Success Experiment 2019

There are people out in the world doing extraordinary things. Things I wish I could be doing. When one of these extraordinary doers enters my radar, I read about them and look for clues as to how I might create, and live, a life most inline with my dreams, goals, and core values.

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The Winds of Change

Change had been in the air for months. I’d felt something coming, I just didn’t know when it would arrive and what it would look like. To my surprise, after setting a new intention for my life, the gentle breeze that had been hinting at something new…transformed into a tornado. I was swept away to […]

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More than just a museum. Much more.

It’s called the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, but it’s so much more than what you’d typically imagine when hearing the word museum. It’s also a zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium! I’ve gone twice now, and have yet to see it all, making it one of my favorite places in Tucson to explore […]

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Walking in the garden with a lizard or two

Thanks to a tip from Tucson blogger Cactus Haiku, I’m headed to my local branch of the Pima County Public Library to investigate their selection of Culture Passes. I’m not sure how I’ve managed to live in Tucson for over a year and not known that I could’ve been visiting museums and gardens or attending […]

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