Blue Ridge Vista

Better Thinking? Take it Outside!

A sure-fire remedy for getting our mental mojo back may be as simple as taking a walk. Outside activity turns on a different style of thinking that leads to perspectives and insights we’re not likely to get glued to a desk.

Snowy Bryce Canyon

Spirited Women You May Not Know: Isabella Bird

Isabella was an explorer, photographer, naturalist, philanthropist and international best-selling author back in the day it simply wasn’t the “done” thing for a woman to go gallivanting around the world.

Peony Flower

Beauty to the Rescue

For many, beauty isn’t top of mind at the moment. Beauty does indeed feed the soul though, and if ever there was time for some soul nourishing, this would be it. For yourself. For those you love. Have you fed your soul lately?

Mossy Foot Bridge

The Path to Becoming

2020 dished out life lessons left and right, and “teachable moments” continue to pelt us. Our paths have included creating new ways to live and work unimaginable a short while ago. What gifts of insight from this time of chaos, change and challenge will serve you well going forward?