I was in a cab in NYC and the driver started asking Derek and I about our story. We told him we are celebrating our 9 year anniversary. He launched into details about his wife of 22 years, their kids, and life. After the the conversation started to wind down...

We officially start traveling this week! It is finally here and I am ready. Que the song Leaving on a Jet Plane. Before we kick off this year I want to get my base. Find out where my grounding is. This way I can see how far I have come...

Blogging is about being transparent, so with every post I try to reveal another side, another layer, another piece of me. I am an idealist, I assume everything will work out and so far everything has. My husband will also tell you that I am a romantic. He actually says it...