Posts Tagged ‘baker and taylor’

Salt Lake City Through the iPhone Lens

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012
salt like city mountains from library

I had this brilliant idea to try and use my iPhone camera more often. I know a few iPhone photographers (or phoneopgraphers, if you will) who take stunning photos with nothing but their phones and a few apps, and the idea of touring a new place without hauling my big DSLR around appealed to me. […]


How to Travel Farther

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

This post – and this trip – is sponsored in part by Baker & Taylor Publishing Group. I cannot say enough about how grateful we are for their support and generosity in helping make our family’s dreams a reality. When the people at Baker & Taylor first contacted me last spring about possibly sponsoring our […]


The Gift of Time

Friday, November 25th, 2011
the gift of time

This post (and this trip) is made possible in part by the generosity of our book sponsors. If there’s one thing I’ve learned and relearned during almost six months on the road, it’s this: the place and the things and even the food are secondary to the people. The people with whom you spend the […]


Use Knowledge to Overcome Fear

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

This post was inspired, in part, by my partnership with our book sponsor. I have written a lot about being afraid. I don’t know if that’s because I have an inordinate amount of fears, or if overcoming fears is simply an essential part of pursuing happiness and so a blog about happiness has to get […]


Happiness Highlights: Week 2 in New York City

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Last week we were still in New York City, a gift I will forever be grateful for no matter where this trip or this life takes us. Two weeks in New York City is truly a luxury, and not just because everything costs so dang much. One of the things I was most grateful for […]