“When you walk to the edge of all the light you have and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown, you must believe that one of two things will happen. There will be something solid for you to stand upon or you will be taught to […]

Learning to Fly

Let me fall if I must fall. The one I become will catch me. Sheryl Sandberg This year, I’m travelling for about eight months and I’m following Plan A–my itinerary. But, travel has a way of bringing up opportunities to switch to Plan B, or even the dreaded Plan X […]

What to do when your travel plans change

Between Fear and Faith This time last year, my husband told me he needed something different, something that made a difference, something that would be a big adventure. ‘So I’ve been thinking about combining adventure, photography, motorbikes and philanthropy. I’d like to ride around the world raising awareness for Water […]

Adventure: Between Fear and Faith

I am in my mid-life (just!). I am in the mid-life of my professional career. I have a poster in my office area at home which reads, ‘Say YES to Adventures’. I mention this poster because I can identify that it is not always easy saying ‘yes to adventures’ in our career, and […]

Mid-Life Professional Career Regrets & New Adventures

A month ago I was feeling quite secure and emotionally okay. THEN my friends Amanda and Jodie and I read Rising Strong by Brené Brown and decided to start an online book club. NOW I’m rumbling and reckoning with my emotions and security has taken on a whole new meaning. […]

Finding Security in Uncertainty