You’re not believing the trap of the “I could never…” crowd, are you? The ones whose INSTANT reaction to anything other than working-in-a-cubicle-until-you-retire-at-65 is a gasp, followed by a (barely masked) eye roll? The ones who would never even think of actually sailing off into the sunset? These days, it seems the communal reaction to […]Continue reading
Should I take the Leap? Should I Travel? Should I…Whatever?
Last night, my 67-year-old mother called me to ask if she should move to Hawaii for a few months before a planned move to Florida from California.I was actually rather shocked – this is, after all, the woman from whom I’ve learned my lifelong belief in saying YES to travel in any form, whenever the […]Continue reading
A Scuba Instructor’s #1 Trick for Clearing Your Ears When Scuba Diving
When I tell people I’m a scuba instructor, they usually start giving me the top reason they can’t scuba dive, even though they want to. Reason #1 is typically sharks…think Jaws, Shark Week, dunh-dunh-dunh. My usual response is that I love sharks, and I’ve been scuba diving all over the world with some of the biggest […]Continue reading