Spa Like a Celebrity – The Best LA Day Spas

While you may never cruise down Sunset Boulevard, convertible top down and a small purse dog at your side, or shop the exclusive shops along Rodeo Drive, maybe you can spa …

Vietnam – Lessons in Leadership

I recently completed a 22 day mission with a local charity working with children with cerebral palsy (CP) in Vietnam. I was asked to join their international team of health care …

Primal Bonding

Primal bonding is the process of relating to other individuals in a manner that resembles the normal human psychological process of bonding and trust. It normally occurs in normal relationships with …

Stress And Your Children

Just think about it. Are you using your children as your stress bin? What Stress? The workplace is definitely a place where you tend to accumulate stress in your body and …

Gay-Friendly Restaurants

There's no such thing as a "gay" restaurant – no more than there are "straight" ones. Sexuality isn't really an issue when it comes to eating. There are gay-owned, gay-run or …

Coffee Mania – Lviv Ukraine

I am sipping on a frothy cappuccino, sitting on a bold red leather chair on a trendy terrace under a Parisian stripped awning-how divine! A "fashionista" struts by in 6 inch …

The Talented Stone Masons of Selca on the Croatian Island of Brac

On a gentle slope of a hill called Plis you can find the lovely little town of Selca. It is positioned on the hill at a medium height, halfway between the …

Let's Throw a Party!

The words, 'let's throw a party' are enough to make all of us smile. After all, everyone loves a party, don't they? Certainly as a child the thought of going to …

Visit the Best Playgrounds in Sydney

Blaxland Riverside Park on Jamieson Street, Silverwater NSW 2128 If you want a long day’s fun for you and your kids, you should visit this Park. There’s a half circle construction …

The Cafe No More

The cafe was full. Mark’s hands were shaking, whether from the bitter cold outside or nicotine withdrawal. Dirty habit. He was trying to convince himself he’d okay with Anna, a fellow …

Shaver Lake – The Best Kept Secret For A California Mountain Vacation

Shaver Lake is not very well known in vacation circles. It doesn’t have the flash, crowds, traffic jams, movie theaters, showrooms, and casinos of Lake Tahoe, but it is infinitely more …

Celebrity Solstice Cruise Ship Review – Celebrity Cruises Review

Celebrity Cruises Solstice is a 122,000 ton, 2850 passenger cruise ship that entered service in November 2008. She was the first in a series of 5 Solstice-class cruise ships, including the …

Notes From Algodones

Day One There is always confusion surrounding international travel, and this is no less true even for a simple border crossing into Mexico. For the case of Sandy and my crossing …