The Mountains are Calling

The Mountains are Calling

“The mountains are calling, and I MUST go.” – John Muir I first heard this quote about fifteen years ago when eagerly telling a friend about an upcoming trip to Colorado. ‘Ahh’ he replied ‘the mountains are calling’. And that...
2015 Tucson Highlights

2015 Tucson Highlights

Since 2011 I have been making an annual February pilgrimage to Tucson, Arizona for the Gem & Mineral Show. This show is a favorite of mine for so many reasons . . . it is an opportunity to connect with other crystal lovers, a break from the cold Wisconsin winter,...
Sacred Travel

Sacred Travel

I love planning get aways to sacred sites . . . and over the past several years I have visited many . . . from Machu Picchu in the Sacred Valley of Peru, to Sedona, Mount Shasta, the Redwood Forest in Northern California, the Glaciers in Alaska, the Island of the Sun...