Monthly Archives: February 2013

Costa Rica: Montezuma and the Trip Home

Montezuma. I’ve been there a handful of times, and every time is just a little bit different. The first time I wound up there, I was with my buddy with whom I traveled throughout Central America and three of our friends who had come to meet us there. We stayed at a villa on the […]

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Start Giving: See the Joy of Giving

Narayanan Krishnan Video This man gives in a most inspiring way. While we do not have to make food in our own kitchen to feed others, nor do we have to bathe them, we are able to give in many, many ways. I ask, how do you give? What do you give? If you don’t, […]

Costa Rica: Travel Day

We left the house around 5:30. The bus was coming at 6:00. Nobody was thrilled to be awake so early. It would have been way more convenient to have hired a private shuttle from La Tigra to Montezuma. But we weren’t interested in traveling like tourists. As anyone who has traveled extensively knows, much of […]


Sometimes, to view the extraordinary, we need not travel any further than our own living room. Sunday morning, we were sipping coffee, admiring the wintry beauty in our yard. Suddenly, the dog ran into the living room, whining and crying. “Moose!” I said as I plopped my coffee down. We ran into the living room […]

Ego. Fog. Trust.

Does it ever feel like the world is conspiring to make you go crazy? To make you question your purpose? To challenge your idea of your Self and your identity? Thursday I got off work early. I was totally pumped. My plan was to have coffee with a friend, review my new maps for our […]