Category Archives: Travel

Relax…This is Costa Rica

You just might decide to settle down here. Download article PDF Published in Good Times in February 2013 The image that stays in my mind months after my first trip to Costa Rica is that of the cows - specifically, the humpbacked Brahman cattle that look at you with lazy eyes and refuse to budge,…
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Dispensible Me

Turns out the household doesn't fall apart when I'm away. Download article PDF Published in Parents Canada in July 2012 The email message landed in my inbox like a gift from the gods...a weeklong yoga, meditation and writing retreat in the quiet mountain village of Tepoztlan, Mexico. "There's room for 10 women and one just…
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Miracle of the Monarchs

The annual migration of butterflies to remote Mexican mountaintops is one of Creation's most awe-inspiring mysteries. Download article PDF Published in The United Church Observer in May 2012 How often do you have the chance to witness a miracle? In just a couple of hours, I'm about to see one. I've flown four hours from…
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