Expectation is the root of all heartache.
With only a few days remaining in 2013, what would you like to leave behind?
What are you looking forward to in 2014?
Let’s set a positive intention together for 2014.
It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.
~ Walt Disney
This time last year, I arrived in Buenos Aires (BsAs), Argentina at the early hours of Christmas Day to begin my 2013 Epic Journey. After a restful sleep, I started early to explore the city – alone – on what is typically a day reserved for family and friends.
I know most people if given the choice, they would rather not be on the road during the festive holiday season – solo. Traveling alone can be challenging. Homesickness is common. I relate it to Valentine’s day, when I see lovey dovey couples together, while I’m spending Vday alone or with other single friends. I admit I am a seasoned solo traveler but I know traveling solo can be a daunting and pushing you out of your comfort zone. Personally, I think and know that when one choose to travel solo, one can end up gaining some new perspectives and unexpected experiences, if given the opportunity. Continue reading
Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.
Only through kindness and love can peace of mind be achieved.
~ H.H. the Dalai Lama