Currently… Early Fall Edition

September 28, 2014 at 7:21 am
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Currently… stealing this idea from Marcia and other bloggers. A post on “things of the moment” for me (#5). State of things: It’s all good! I am really enjoying my new job (started 8/11). My schedule is flexible and I have been able to keep up the blogging and jogging (I mean running). I feel energized and am meeting lots of cool new colleagues and clients. After a bit of burn out and heatstroke in the beginning of August, even my running…

Friday Finds: Share Your Travels and Map Them, Too + More!

September 26, 2014 at 5:46 am
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I love to take pictures and share stories from my trips. You have seen them here and on my social media. Tripcast offers a new way to document your travels on the go and to stay in touch with people, too. You can invite your travel companions to add to the journal and share their experiences, too! Tripcast is travel journal for iOS, Android and via the web. Create a “trip” and post pictures, videos,…

Back to Being a Road Warrior with Apera: Review + Giveaway

September 21, 2014 at 8:04 am
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As many of you know, I am gainfully employed again! My job requires fairly frequent but short trips to visit the HQ (in San Francisco – YAY!) and to visit clients for meetings. Yup, I am becoming a road warrior again. In my first month, I took a trip to Dallas, San Fran and Indianapolis and next month I have booked Dallas, San Fran x 2 and Kansas City already. I am well practiced with bringing…

A Quick Visit to the Emerald City

September 14, 2014 at 9:31 am
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The husband and I won a two night stay at the Four Seasons in Seattle in last year’s Passports with Purpose raffle supporting BuildOn. Thanks to Katie at La Jolla Mom for scoring this amazing prize! This is our second winner’s trip! Last year we visited Jicaro Lodge in Nicaragua (recap). I will remind you in November but this year’s PwP travel blogger raffle supports Sustainable Harvest International and will run from December 1-December 17. There…