~Taken by the Wind~

(A Journey of a Leap of Faith)

A Year.

I just noticed today marks the one year anniversary of my moving out of New York City. I have never looked back. Not that I haven’t thought of my friends … Continue reading

March 29, 2011 · 2 Comments

Tiny Beautiful Things

I was dozing, overly warmed by sunshine, on the bus when I heard a voice delightedly gasp “It’s a New York City taxi!”.  Answering ‘eeps!’ of excitement met this announcement. … Continue reading

March 28, 2011 · Leave a comment


As some of you may know 2 days ago there was a 6.9 earthquake on the border of Thailand and Burma – which is only 69 miles north of where … Continue reading

March 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Talented Bunch.

My friend Lynette recently uploaded a video on her blog of the amazing talents of some of her friends in Husien Village (spelling is wrong, I think!) an Akha Village … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Journey

I leave for Long Island on Tuesday. Very excited about this new step. Looking back it’s been great to have had this time at home with my family and with … Continue reading

March 19, 2011 · 1 Comment

Meanies- The Video

My housemates from Thailand posted an entry with a cute video of our kids trash talking us. You can view the clip here on their blog ‘Driven by Freedom’.

March 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

When You Want to End the Means to An End

Enduring the daily grind in the shall not be named firm I worked at for two and a half years, particularly after I had decided to go Thailand (a decision … Continue reading

March 16, 2011 · 4 Comments

Word on the Street (in Thailand)

I was speaking with Rachel (Goble Carey) who is still in Thailand about how SOLD is doing. She filled me on cute stories and Thailand life (it’s hot there again. … Continue reading

March 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

Answer to Prayer

I got the job! I will be a (temporary) New Yorker again. And by New Yorker, I am residing out on “Loooong Eyeland”. By the ocean. With space and a … Continue reading

March 11, 2011 · 10 Comments

Educate Yourself

March 8 marks the celebration of International Women’s Day. This year, the United Nations declared the theme to be a “Pathway to Decent Work for Women.”  What better way to … Continue reading

March 4, 2011 · Leave a comment