Joan Mead-Matsui
Trying to Save Money on Travel?

Trying to Save Money on Travel?

One item travelers cannot do without is a suitcase. From rolling duffels and hard shell suitcases to backpacks and designer bags, the vast array of styles and options they offer consumers is enough to make your head spin.

A Walk for Sunshine

A Walk for Sunshine

Jeff Alt experienced long days and nights alone as he braved a variety of weather conditions that ran the gamut from excessive heat and wind, 10-foot snow drifts to bitter cold and agonizing blisters to raise money for Sunshine Communities, a small community in Maumee, Ohio. His brother, Aaron has cerebral palsy and an intellectual disability and has called Sunshine home for more than two decades.

Celebrate National Public Lands Day

Celebrate National Public Lands Day

One of the best ways to show your appreciation for the rivers and trails you enjoy year-round is to join more than 200,000 volunteers around the country on Sat., Sept. 30, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., as they celebrate National Public Lands Day.  

Eye Protection to Suit Your Every Mood

Sunglass Warehouse offers a variety of styles and frames that can be worn for all of your activities from hiking and cycling to fly fishing. Be sure to read my review if you’re in the market for sunglasses.

Airplane Travel With Children?

Airplane Travel With Children?

Soar with your children   Rise Above Your Fear   Are you overwhelmed by the thought of traveling by plane with your children?   More than likely, there’ll come a time when you’ll contemplate a trip abroad or a visit…

Find Yourself Inside Your Body as “Whole Self”

Find Yourself Inside Your Body as “Whole Self”

Nature has a healing quality. Vibrant greenery rustling from movement. The scent of moist soil. The sounds of wind and water. The startling beauty of a mountain range when you step out of a clearing on a forest hike and see a vista across from you at eye level. The morphing shapes of clouds making lazy pictures in the bright blue sky. The heat of the sun on your face and arms. If you open your senses to experience the diverse qualities of nature and connect with the consciousness that lives in you behind your words and agendas, you will find yourself inside your body as Whole Self. This harmonious, resilient being is who you were born to be.

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