~Taken by the Wind~

(A Journey of a Leap of Faith)

The One

I have often been asked if I find it defeating to work for a cause (primarily made up of non-profits) to fight the enormous multi billion dollar industry of human trafficking. The answer … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · 3 Comments

Studying English is the Doorway to the Future.

The Resource Center is located in the middle of a rice field surrounded by mountains and passion fruit trees. The sound of silence is deafening. The lack of neighbors and critters … Continue reading

November 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Where You Invest Your Love, You Invest Your Life.

About 3 weeks ago I had a long overdue phone call with Rachel Carey (President of SOLD). We happily caught each other up on life back in the States and reminisced about … Continue reading

September 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Moving and A’ Grooving

Whew, a new post is much needed as much has happening over on this end of things! A Few Updates: ~ SOLD is doing wonderfully over in Thailand. We had … Continue reading

June 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Computer Lab!

We were all hanging out in my room- bug netting tied and twisted to rest upon itself, high above my mattress and wooden shutters thrown open wide to unscreened windows … Continue reading

April 22, 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

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

Unearthed Pictures

The SOLD Project recently posted this on their blog: Unearthed Pictures. I had tears running down my face watching. Follow Unearthed Pictures work through their Facebook, Twitter and website.  View more of … Continue reading

February 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

The SOLD Project: How Education Can Change the Lives of Thailand’s At-Risk Children

By Heather & Michael Colletto, SOLD’s Communications Directors (This story was originally published in a Southeast Asian travel magazine “Traversing the Orient”). Thailand’s rich natural beauty is no secret. Venture … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · 2 Comments

Assa-samak (Volunteer)

Going abroad and volunteering with The SOLD Project is one of the best decisions I have made. I saw parts of the world I would never have dreamed of traveling … Continue reading

January 14, 2011 · Leave a comment