6 Jun, 2016

Our Holiday in The Valley of Longevity

Last week, Ecuador was beautiful. We went on a 4-hour Ecuadorian road trip and saw a new area we haven't seen before: the small town of Vilcabamba - known as the Valley of Longevity. I'm so thankful for this week. It was good for my body & soul. The property [...]

17 May, 2016

Cusco Love & One Romantic Hotel

Our stay in Cusco will go down in history for us. We're talking one of our favorite South American cities with charm, cobblestone, and architecture... AND, we got to stay in one of the most romantic properties we've ever stayed in - a former 16th century mansion, which is now [...]

6 Apr, 2016

Our Roadtrip of a Lifetime in the Southwest

Our trip to Southern Utah and Northern AZ has gone down as one of our top lifetime travel highlights. It's a National Park HEAVEN. It was on our bucket list to visit, and now I want to visit again and again as there is just SO much to see. You [...]

25 Feb, 2016

I Have Never Known Such Kindness

I will never stop being amazed by the kindness of this man I get to call my husband. I have never known such kindness. I'm so, so thankful for it every day. Here are some examples while traveling... I realized some of my belongings were not in my bag (in [...]

24 Feb, 2016

Lima & It’s World Famous Food Scene (Yes!)

It started with our dear friends in Colombia. They raved one evening about THE INSANELY GOOD JAPANESE FOOD IN LIMA! Wait, wait....w-h-a-t?!? Oh yes, the sushi, the chefs, the world renowned restaurants!! "We flew there just for the food!" They said. Could it be? Japanese food in LIMA??? How had [...]

15 Feb, 2016

How I Eliminated the Fear of Flying

I quite enjoyed flying in my very late teens and early twenties (my first plane ride was at 18, thanks to my brother who paid for my flight.) Airports were one of the most sophisticated places I'd been. As a young girl, I felt important just going along to pick [...]

10 Feb, 2016

U.S. Tour = A Dream Come True

I've always wanted to visit more places in the U.S. I mean, most of my adult years I've been stuck behind a desk or using vacation days to see family. (New Yorker problems :) So, doing these events around the country has been a dream come true: I get to host [...]

13 Jan, 2016

All Things Machu Picchu

K, let's talk bucket list places. I have a good one for you... Machu Picchu, hands down.  It deserves completely to be one of the 7 Wonders of the World. And I would add to that to arrive at Machu Picchu by foot, along the spectacular 4-day Inca Trail. It's not [...]

23 Dec, 2015

A New Way Of Giving

From Danny (all pictures are from the streets of Peru and Bolivia) I used to carry around an awful burden. It was the burden of needing to be “all-knowing" regarding who was and was not "worthy" or truly in need of my charity. For understandable reasons, many of us are encouraged [...]

21 Dec, 2015

While We’ve Been Out…

Hello, hello - We've been traveling for the last 3 weeks!!! While friends have been going to Christmas parties, taking kids to see Santa, making latkes, and doing holiday baking, we have been traveling by plane, bus, boat, taxi, train, bike, Teleférico, and Land Cruiser all over Bolivia and Peru. It has [...]