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Why You Should Challenge Yourself to Climb a Mountain

Why You Should Challenge Yourself to Climb a Mountain

At the top of a lot of people’s bucket lists is climbing a mountain. This is especially true for the more adventurous but even the un-adventurous often wish to try something new that forces them to step outside their comfort zone and gives them something fascinating to talk about at dinner parties. If you are […]

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9 Things I’ll Continue in the  Post Pandemic World

9 Things I’ll Continue in the Post Pandemic World

This week in March marks two years since most of us Americans were told fifteen days to flatten the curve. And now Covid finally seems to be behind most of us now with many restrictions lifted both locally and globally. Fortunately, I call Florida home so it’s been behind many of us Floridians for a […]

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How to Become a Mindful Traveler

How to Become a Mindful Traveler

Our everyday lives can be full of stress and at times  frustration. For example, your morning commute can be tedious, and you might feel angry when someone pulls out in front of you or cuts you off. Then, you get to work and deal with a demanding boss or difficult coworkers. Once your workday ends, […]

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Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Set to Alter Florida Keys

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Set to Alter Florida Keys

A potential spring release of genetically modified mosquitos (GMMs) may alter the ecosystems and environment of the Florida Keys. It concerns me as a local, but you may also want to know as a visiting tourist too. The more I travel, the more I learn to love and appreciate our planet. The many miracles of […]

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Three Adventures I Want to Experience Right Now

The lack of recent travel coupled with the dim prospect of future exotic adventures can depress or discourage any avid traveler. And as I review the 20 adventures on my list for the 2020s, not much as changed on my wish list, but it certainly looks like many of such adventures will need to wait. […]

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What is it Like Attending a NFL Game in 2020?

What is it Like Attending a NFL Game in 2020?

I decided to attend the Miami Dolphins game this past weekend, a week 4 matchup in the 2020 NFL season. Admittedly, my interest is high because Russel Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks came to town – if you don’t know I am a fan of the now 4-0 Seahawks.  However, this is not a referendum […]

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the 6th Annual Bucket List Dedication

the 6th Annual Bucket List Dedication

It may a little late into 2019 when discussing a new year’s bucket list dedication, but with a mission with to keep the memory of one of our friends, Anita Mac, alive and the opportunity to continue to raise awareness on what took her away from us, there is never a bad time. And well, […]

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the 5th Annual Bucket List Dedication Post

the 5th Annual Bucket List Dedication Post

For the fifth time, I am collaborating with my friends on a bucket list travel post and although I don’t have an “official” bucket list, there are plenty of travel adventures and destinations I plan to visit and appreciate in my lifetime. And now each year I list one, an item that is on my […]

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