Category Archives: Travel

Celebrating the Light

Lights add brilliance to the holiday season. At Disneyland you’ll find lights upon lights this time of year. I’d heard that Small World is especially charming all lit up. During the day, the huge front of this attraction is white … Continue reading

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Picturing Peace

How do you picture peace? Is your life peaceful on the surface but maybe not so peaceful just below? This is the tranquil scene I found recently in the countryside of Massachusetts. Trees turning red and yellow in early autumn, … Continue reading

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Finding Beauty in an Aquarium

An aquarium is a feast for our eyes. You’ll find bright blues, reds, and yellows and in the ocean. Fish come in stripes, too. Different kinds of fish swim in the same tank, in different directions, without lanes or stoplights. Why don’t they … Continue reading

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Digging In When You Want to Give Up

Need a shot of perseverance? Try meandering through the recreated village of Plymouth, originally built by Pilgrims in 1620. You’ll get a clear picture of what it is to stick it out when it would be easier to give up. The Pilgrims of Plymouth are famous … Continue reading

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Inspiration from the Concord Bridge

Do you ever feel discouraged into inaction? Afraid to tackle something because it seems mundane in the face of a greater problem? The North Bridge in Concord is known in America as the site of the beginning of the Revolutionary … Continue reading

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Finding Lighthouses in a Forest

Do you ever feel like your life is on hold? Like you’ve lost momentum? Thinking you were made to do something more, something great, but your potential is hidden at the moment? In a forest in Eastham, Cape Cod, you will … Continue reading

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Missing Hope

Hope is beyond what we can see. What we can touch, feel, know, smell, create may not last. We can’t hope in these. Hope looks further. If we only look around at the tangible, we are missing hope. A trip … Continue reading

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