Trends in Adventure Travel There is a new way of traveling that people are doing nowadays and it is called adventure travel. People can either travel in formal groups or on their own and the destination seems to be places in Europe, South America and Asia.
How to make a difference in your community Start by volunteering at the local public charities and nonprofits in your spare time. To make this a lifelong commitment, make a list of the things you like to do and the organizations that provide those services in your community. Once the list is finished, review and pick […]
During the 1960′s, I lived in a small town called Puerto Ayora, in the island of Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz is part of the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador, South America). It was Darwin that gave the islands their fame. It was here that Darwin understood his theories about evolution & the survival of the species.
How important are book covers in getting you to read a book?I find that having sleek book covers are very important in getting me to read a book. It has to have a good description of the plot, the main characters, great pictures and good reviews. I believe that is the hook to get me […]
Looking for a new job?? You need to use the web to find those specific new jobs that fit your criteria. You probably can find 1-3 new jobs a day and apply to each of them. It is key to look at all the criteria and make sure that you have a fit between what […]
Are you ready to retire? Have you made a plan & implemented it so that you can safely retire?? Most people either plan themselves or use a financial advisor to plan it for them. The focus is on financial advise but retirement is much more than that. You need to look at the key things […]
Name five things in your pantry and what do they do My pantry tends to have quite a few things that are needed to live on during the month. The five things I have in stock during my latest pantry check were: Sugar, flour, cans of vegetables (beans, corn, peas, soups), boxes of spaghetti and […]
My Favorite Beach in the world Looking back on my youth, I spent several years in the Galapagos Islands & one thing that stands out from that time is how beautiful the beaches were. One that stands out is the beach at Tortuga Bay. This beach was big, with dunes about 100 ft tall, a quiet […]
Picking up a hobby during retirement When you’re planning for your retirement, it is essential that you pick a hobby to replace the time you’re giving up in your primary job. You’re used to working 40-60 hours a week and focused on your job. Once you retire, you have all that time and nothing to […]
Ah, the joys of walking I find that I enjoy walking for several reasons: daily exercise, fresh air, a time for thinking & planning, commune with nature, get to know my town, and lose weight. The walking bug hit me last year around June. I was overweight, looking for a way to lose it, nothing was […]