“Travel is like love, mostly because it’s a heightened state of awareness, in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity and ready to be transformed. That is why the best trips, like the best love affairs, never really end.” While working freelance online, I met a few foreigners and made some new friends. During…
I am a fan of all kinds of quotes! I love quotes. They remind me that I am not the first to experience something and those before me just might have some pretty great advice. Quotes can be inspiring or just direct – they make you think and can encourage you do keep on moving…
My short one week excursion to Germany was put in place for one reason, to attend W:O:A 2011. With that trip though, I did get to experience a few other places during my travels.
Everyone has a little something in them that might surprise others. For me, it’s a head-banging, mosh-pitting, horn flying metal head. Now, granted going back 10 years this was not so unbelievable, but today I get the “I would’ve never thought…” reaction. Good times.
“We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.” – T. S. Eliot
I went on a pilgrimage to Taiwan with our home monastery, Buddha Mind Monastery in Oklahoma City. The Pilgrimage began on July 30, 2014 and ended when we arrived back in OKC on August 15, 2014. It was quite a journey, and it did not end after coming home.
A speech I wrote for my Dharma brothers and sisters back in Oklahoma after my 2014 pilgrimage to Taiwan.
Now that I am grown and have a family of my own, we like to travel. I want to share a few tips I’ve acquired pertaining to traveling with babies.