For Goodness Sake: Travel!

For Goodness Sake: Travel!

For a long time, I’ve been on a soapbox about how international travel can be a force for good in the world. I bookmark stories about the positive, transformational impact of travel experiences. Here are three of my favorites: Several years ago, a young college...
Travel is Transformational

Travel is Transformational

For a long time, I’ve harbored a dream . . . …to start a foundation that would, in essence, provide funds to a young person to travel far, far from home – to someplace remote and exotic and impoverished. The recipient would return home –...
WE, me & IMC

WE, me & IMC

I didn’t get a lot of “work” done this week but were inspired by two events at which I made some marvelous connections and insights that were rich, relevant and rewarding. 1. About 15 years ago, I joined a group called WE. Back then, WE was an...
Transforming lives – one woman at a time

Transforming lives – one woman at a time

I had to submit a proposal this week – a big one. I hadn’t done anything like this for a long, long time, since most of our new customers come from referrals and don’t require an elaborate presentation to win the business. But this one was different...
What A Wonderful World

What A Wonderful World

For several years, I’ve felt an ever-stronger calling to organize travel programs that are transformational and life-changing. That’s why I started the WOW! Travel Club a decade ago, and that’s why I’ve been involved with organizing travel...
Poop!

Poop!

A funny thing happened to me on Wednesday. Not the kind of “ha ha” funny, but “hmmmm, that’s interesting” kind of funny. Several weeks ago, I noticed discomfort in my lower extremities. Kind of bloating, belching, non-normal bowel...