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Travel Stories

Join me for this amazing interview with Carla Robertson of Living Wild and Precious.  Carla is a coach from New Orleans who had a dream since she was in grade school of hiking the 2,000 mile Appalachian Trail. People wondered WHY IN THE HECK are you going?  Is your husband OK with this ( He… Read More

Hello dear creators of magic and wonder! I've just returned from an amazing adventure to Guatemala to visit our youngest son's (Charlie!) country of birth. At his request, we searched and were able to find his birth parents and meet them for the very first time. It was a beautiful meeting and I could see… Read More

I was in Northern Thailand leading a Pilgrimage to cavort with Elephants when my group suddenly entered the village of the long necked women.  The Kayan, as they are called, are an ethnic minority of Myanmar (Burma) that were forced to flee their home to avoid persecution. I'm no stranger to suffering.  I've lost multiple pregancies… Read More

Hello dear creators of beauty and WONDER- In the photo above, I'm standing in the alps in northern Italy amongst friends looking out on a glorious endless cluster of majestic snow capped mountains and the sun is beginning to sink behind one peak. The roar of the river and the church bells in the valley… Read More

T is for That Brings up My Sh*t by Sarah Seidelmann,

I rode my first wave in Kauai a few years ago. Being on that board and feeling ocean surge pick me and my board up and hurtle us towards shore -GASP!- I hooted and hollered til the wave petered out and I collapsed into the ocean with glee. It was the kind of moment I'd dreamed… Read More

About Me

I am not a pie in the sky person. I’m a realist with 4 real kids, a real husband, 2 real dogs and a "real life" – it’s just that my reality has shifted. I am a Board-Certified physician who left my pathology practice in order to live out my destiny as... LEARN MORE