Too many times Valentine’s Day is about the guy courting the girl, bringing her roses and chocolates and spending far too much money on a romantic meal. Although, in today’s world of dating, where kids break up over a text message, declare their love on Facebook and Tweet their indiscretions to the world, I wonder what Valentine’s day means to… Read More
Get Inspired to Travel
Stories of Inspiration and motivation to get you out there traveling. Inspiring travel stories that will help your travel bug.
Dear Travel Family, I am writing you this letter because I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart. In the past 3 1/2 weeks I think I have had tears in my eyes more than any other time in my life. It has not been from the pain (although at times unbearable) but from the outpouring of… Read More
Life is made of up moments. Good moments, bad moments and moments that truly enrich our lives. We want to make each moment count and bring them together to create a meaningful story of our life. In Search of Living an Enriched Life We’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. As our schedules become more hectic and pressures mount,… Read More
It’s amazing how quickly life can turn around. A couple of weeks ago we were stuck in the Amazon thinking that it would be weeks before Dave could even sit up in a chair. Last week when we returned to Canada we had visions of him sitting in the hospital over Christmas. Home From the Hospital And now, just 18 days… Read More
Did you know that today is National Face Your Fears Day? We have often said that if you push yourself out of your comfort zone just a little each day, life will be more fulfilling, exciting, and you’ll gain more confidence. Clearly many people feel the same way. Face Your Fears With a day devoted to facing your fears, it’s… Read More
Recently we’ve received a lot of emails asking us how we financially supported our travels since we decided to take the plunge to live an unconventional life. I realize that we’ve written a lot of inspirational pieces about following your dreams and pushing yourself to step outside your comfort zone, but we haven’t given real practical advice in quite a… Read More