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"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family (or horses!). Every minute should be enjoyed and savored...." ~ Earl Nightingale

Meet my equine babies ♥️

Meet my equine babies ♥️

…”Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, friendship without envy, or beauty without vanity? Here where grace is laced with muscle and strength by gentleness confined” — from the Ode to the Horse by Ronald Duncan. These beautiful, giving,...
My Travel Checklist

My Travel Checklist

Hello there! It has been quite an adventurous last few months and I have been traveling quite a bit. From a wedding in New York to a family trip to Italy, and this week back to Cabo for our first ever Engage Summit, being on the road is a really common occurrence for...
Destinations: Creating in Cabo

Destinations: Creating in Cabo

There are few things better (in my opinion) than mix matched fancy glassware. It is one of my favorite things actually. Different crystal, different colors, a touch of metallic, and I start to look like this: 😍😍. I had the best time working with my...
St. Peter’s in Rome – did you know?

St. Peter’s in Rome – did you know?

Did you know that St. Peter’s is the largest and wealthiest church in the world, and it was built with bronze taken from the pantheon and marble from the Roman forum and the Colosseo? And, that St. Peter was crucified on this very ground (under the bronze altar piece...
Winter Wonderland Fun in Chicago 2018

Winter Wonderland Fun in Chicago 2018

Tis the season to celebrate in the city! Whether you’re looking for free experiences or fun for the whole family, there’s a never-ending list of wonderful sites to see and things to do this winter in Chicago. We’ve narrowed it down to our top five picks you won’t want...
How I always find myself in Tuscany

How I always find myself in Tuscany

Photo: Collin Pierson It is always with a heavy heart that I leave Florence, Lucca and all of my loved ones. Many years ago, I found myself here. I learned about the woman I wanted to become. I learned about independence, and communication. I learned how to take...
Destinations: Firenze; Mercato Nuovo

Destinations: Firenze; Mercato Nuovo

Photo: Collin Pierson There is not much that is better than time with my dad in Italy. We have had so many adventures and shared a lot of laughter here throughout my life, but especially on Italy trips. I am really, truly happy to be here with him. As many of you may...
Destinations: Montalcino, Italy and a day of wine tasting!

Destinations: Montalcino, Italy and a day of wine tasting!

…”Where you are is who you are. The further inside you the place moves, the more your identity is intertwined with it. Never casual, the choice of place is the choice of something you crave…” ~ Frances Mayes The thing about Tuscany, what makes it so truly...
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