Touring El Salvador – Programa Velasco Educating and Empowering Children & Families


Travel

Last week, my daughter and I traveled to El Salvador for my younger brother’s wedding, it was an amazing experience! I’m so thankful we got to join my family in El Salvador and get to know my brother’s wife, her family, and El Salvador. It was a trip I’ll definitely remember! My brother was an […]

November 30, 2016

Miraculous Spirals {Santa, Fe, NM}


faith, I believe, Travel

Alright, one more stop and then I’ll finish going on and on about my recent road trip “Pilgrimage”. After our $18 “just 6 miles from the interstate” hole-in-the-ground Meteor Crater detour, we were back on the road out of Arizona and into New Mexico. As we drove along through the Arizonan desert, massive Mesas stood […]

March 15, 2016

When a Meteor Collides with your World


Nature, Photography, Travel

Continuing on with my “Pilgrimage” story…. After a night’s stay in Flagstaff – a place I’d like to come back and see more of one day – my brother and I finished up our complimentary continental breakfast, smuggled out some extra bagels and fruit for later, and then headed out just after sunrise towards our […]

March 14, 2016

From Shore to Canyon {A Pilgrimage}


faith, Grief, Nature, Photography, Travel

Continuing with my mini “pilgrimage” across the southwestern United States… After a lovely day touring LA, we woke up before the sun on Friday morning and packed up the rest of my brother’s belongings into the back seat of his 4-door car (good thing I packed light!), we started our journey from LA to the […]

March 2, 2016

Pilgrimage {A Journey to the Shore}


faith, Lent, Nature, Travel

Pilgrimage: a journey, especially a long one, made to some sacred place as an act of religious devotion: any long journey, especially one undertaken as a quest or for a votive purpose, as to pay homage: (Dictionary.com) If there was one word to act as motif for this season I find myself in, it would […]

February 24, 2016