Author Archives: nora

The Top 5 Ways to Increase Your Energy for Holiday Travel and Events

   1.   Say yes to things that make your heart sing. Be a scrooge about the rest! Revel in the looks of dismay and astonishment that follow in the wake of your “No”s and “Not this year”. Say this with me… “Pushover, be gone!” TRY: prioritizing, not automatically putting everyone’s needs before your own, having…

Travel Photo: Finding Your Travel Magic #8

Bangkok is not always easy to love. But when I look at this photo, I remember the thrill of watching Muay Thai at Lumpini Park, the fun of learning how to ask for my favorite Thai dessert “mango with sticky rice and coconut cream” in Thai, the colorful, soft swoosh of Thai silk scarves, the adrenaline…

Travel Photo: Finding Your Travel Magic #7

  When I look at this photo, I remember the beauty of the golden Phra Buddha Chinnarat, the peacefulness of monks chanting in an outlying temple as dusk fell, the skill of a temple masseuse as she kneaded tired muscles back to health, and the surprise of finding the bustling daytime train station transformed by…