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A Traveler Working Safely From Home
Happiness comes in waves. The feature picture for this post was taken a few months ago, on my annual...
Feeling Bored In Isolation Or Quarantine?
The coronavirus (covid19) is here and will be around for a while, most likely many more of us will...
The Reason Most Diets And Small Business Ideas Fail
It seems everyone wants to change their life these days. But contrary to popular belief, following your passions and...
The End Is Near: Dealing With The Covid19 Mental Health Aftermath
The end of the covid19 pandemic is near. Finally. Now 99 or maybe even 100% of us have now experienced some form of trauma, some form of loss. Most people are one family member removed from someone with a mental issue of some sorts. It’s no longer us and... Read more
Safe Or Sorry: Travel Insurance For Your Wanderlust
Most travellers will have a story or two about how not everything is perfect during one’s travels. Just read the reviews on any hotel or resort: someone will always have something negative to say. Things happen, in life, and especially when travelling. Being far away from home and removed... Read more
Does Travel Insurance Cover Covid19?
We’re glad you asked, and the answer is relatively simple, yes and no. It depends on what type of damage you’re looking for coverage on, and what travel insurance policy you have in place to cover that risk. Below, we’ll share some general thoughts and guidelines on the topic, but the... Read more
Breaking Free And Finding Happiness
When I was writing my Happiness book, the core message I wanted to share was learning not to “get away”, escape and binge travel. Finding happiness is easier said than done. Too often, I used travel as an escape from a life I didn’t even like in the first place.... Read more
The You I Can’t See
I ended up watching Oprah’s show about mental health on Apple TV – if you have the chance I recommend you give the first two episodes a try at least. Getting a different side of Harry and Meghan’s story (and so many others) moved me and was very recognizable... Read more
My Coach Told Me To Forget About The Numbers
My coach told me today that the numbers don’t matter as much as feeling good. Forget about the bottom line and focus on feeling good, he said. Results will follow just because of your effort.  Now, just to be clear, this was my running coach talking. While I’m not... Read more
Why The Words You Use Matter
Last week I was inundated with negativity. To break the pattern, at the end of the week, I decided to watch the Apple keynote about their new product releases. It’s so obvious how everything that was said is charged with positive acronyms, maybe a little too much from time... Read more
A Traveler Working Safely From Home
Happiness comes in waves. The feature picture for this post was taken a few months ago, on my annual trip to the Bahamas. We couldn’t imagine that the entire world would go into a pandemic mode with a full or partial lockdown. And here we are. Safe at home. I’ve... Read more
Feeling Bored In Isolation Or Quarantine?
The coronavirus (covid19) is here and will be around for a while, most likely many more of us will be infected. Like many of you, I’m stuck at my home office without the ability to leave as I’ve been exposed directly to someone who has tested positive for the... Read more
The Reason Most Diets And Small Business Ideas Fail
It seems everyone wants to change their life these days. But contrary to popular belief, following your passions and living a life based on your dreams does not require a major change. Even if it does, it’s not something I would recommend. Doing so would be a very irresponsible... Read more