Archives for November 2011

One Day-30 Day Indie Travel Project

I’m participating in the BootsnAll 30 Day Indie Travel Project. Day 9 and the prompt is One Day. Ahhh, I love thinking about my perfect day! Whether I’m traveling or at home, I do the same things in my perfect day. It’s sunny outside. First, I get plenty of sleep the night before so I […]

Love Learning- Day 8 of the 30 Day Indie Travel Project

The prompt today for the 30 Day Indie Travel Project is Love Learning. I think traveling and learning are two peas in a pod. I’m constantly learning while traveling. Funny how I tend to read more while traveling. At home I read but only to put myself to sleep at night. I love reading but […]

Fear-Day 6 of Indie Travel Project

Day 6 of the 30 Day Indie Travel Project is Fear. Oh this is good. Personally, I mentally arm wrestle fear all the time when traveling. Before the family, I would talk myself into running outside in new cities on every layover. Downtown Oakland always felt sketchy but I still did my 5 mile lake […]

Celebrate-Day 7 of 30 Day Indie Travel Project

I love to celebrate! I don’t know if I do it often enough but I try. When I think of travel and celebrating I think there are small victories all day long. Maybe, we had a nice TSA person while going through security or a nice gate agent while checking in. Maybe the flight was […]

Kindness-Day 5 of the 30 Day Indie Travel Project

Kindness is highlighted in Day 5 of the 30 Day Indie Travel Project. I admit that I’m a sort of paranoid traveler and tend to mind my own business. It all started when I became a flight attendant at 24. The stories I heard about flight attendants on layovers, anywhere from getting sick to getting […]