As we move along life’s path, we forget to let go, to live life. I read the attached article about one person’s discovery on how to embrace one’s life. His philosophy is interesting and consists of 5 simple rules.
- Quit Something
- Take A Risk
- Embrace New Ways of Thinking
- Be Irresponsible
- Stop Putting Your Dreams on Hold
In our life, we have pretty much done all but number 5, and we are working on that diligently.
The article is here
This is directed at our Canadian readers. Recent changes to border tracking now records departures and arrivals of individual Canadian citizens. What does this mean to those who travel extensively., quite a lot apparently. It could have an adverse impact on everything from your medical coverage to your pension benefits. To find out more there is an informative article here
I found this article very interesting reading. It is from Time Magazine and discusses 5 things the author learned when she quit her job and moved to Mexico. She breaks her epiphany down in this way.
- Less is more
- It is okay to be selfish
- It isn’t a race
- You don’t have to follow the herd
- There’s a big world out there
I think have had some of the epiphanies myself. At any rate, Elle expands her thoughts in a persuasive way. A good read that can be found here.
How safe is the Caribbean. Saw this video on Yahoo, and the headline had some immediate value to me. Coincidentally, Barbados and St Lucia are two places on the itinerary for our next adventure. Timely? I think so.
In reality, we have never felt anything but safe anywhere we have been. Likely a combination of naivety and good practices. Every little bit helps.
How To Stay Safe in the Caribbean
I ran across this article a few months ago and wanted to share it. It outlines the many benefits associated to sailing. The link can be found here.