Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo has become one of my favorite cities, and I can't wait to explore more of the country.  The people are kind and respectful, the food is incredible, the culture is amazing.  Brush up on your Japanese before you go, and be glad the language is much easier to pronounce than some of its neighbors!  …

Thailand

Sensory overload.  Thailand is the most memorable combination of smells, sights, sounds, tastes and textures.  It is a country that sneaks up on you, and when you least expect it, it haunts you, leaving a longing in your heart to go back.  You know you like it when you're there, but after you leave, you …

Leap of Faith

I lay in Savasana.  Trying to maintain a clear mind, I acknowledged a nagging thought and tried my best to let it go.  In hopes of falling back into a more peaceful meditation, I shifted my focus.  The wooden floorboards creaked softly as the instructor walked by.  My legs felt warm, and I imagined the …