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Ten of My Favorite Street Artworks From Around the World

One of my favorite things to take pictures of is street art. You can find it in almost every city. I even saw a wall painted in Dubai but I was on a moving bus and couldn’t get the shot. Here are my ten favorite street artworks I’ve seen from around the world. The pieces are not in a particular order. 1. This was taken in Chicago Illinois in the...

Mora Asian Kitchen in Bolingbrook Illinois

Mora Asian Kitchen in Bolingbrook Illinois The first time I ate at  MORA Asian Kitchen was for a blogging dinner. I was invited by a food blogger to take the place of another blogger who had to cancel last minute. I was excited to take their place. MORA had only been open about one year at the time and was located in Bolingbrook Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. Drinks...

Rekindling My Love for Blogging – #BlogLikeCrazy

I did not realize I wanted to be a writer until after I turned thirty years old and moved to New York. Although I loved to read and would come up with story ideas in my head all of the time, I did not consider making it a career. At the point, I didn’t even write my thoughts down on paper. When I couldn’t sleep I would think up a story plot in my head...

I Am Still Here. Myles to Travel Updates.

I Am Still Here. Myles to Travel Updates It has been almost four months since I published my last post about going to see the fantastic play, “Southern Gothic” at the Windy City Playhouse in Chicago. The dates have been extended again if you haven’t seen it. It is worth it. If you have been with me for a while, you may have noticed I made a few...

Mount Kilimanjaro

The Road to Mount Kilimanjaro

When I travel, I try to do at least one adventurous activity during my trip. I check to see if the activity has weight restrictions before I sign up. Over the years and at various sizes I have been zip lining, bungee jumping, and skydiving. There are things that I have accepted that I would never be able to do because of my weight or would have to wait until I was...

I have Breast Cancer. Am I a Warrior?

I have Breast Cancer. Am I a Warrior? I originally posted this on my old blog. I wrote this in 2016 when I was going through breast cancer treatment. That blog has since died in cyberspace. Warrior – A brave or experienced soldier or fighter A friend of mine told me because I am fighting breast cancer I am a warrior.  I don’t feel like a warrior.  I feel...

Winner – 2017 Liebster Award for New Blogs

Winner – 2017 Liebster Award for New Blogs The Liebster Award is an online blogging award designed to help readers around the world discover new blogs of all genres and niches. It’s also a way to recognize bloggers with the most potential to grow and become meaningful online influencers. I figured that I should complete this before the end of 2017. I received this...

Photo Essay: The Many Faces of India

Photo Essay: The Many Faces of India Many people say you are either going to love India or you are going to hate India. It can be overwhelming at times, and you will see things that might shock you. What I remember the most is how welcoming and friendly the people are. My trip started in Delhi. Delhi, India Lady is sweeping at the Red Fort. This mother and daughter...