The Diary of a Happy Mom: 40 and Beyond

The trials and tribulations of an adventurous modern mom

Tag Archives: Travel

The words of wisdom from Paulo Coelho’s “The Alchemist”

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”  ― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist I just finished reading Paulo Coelho’s amazing, inspiring bestselling book “The Alchemist” … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · 13 Comments

Silent Sunday

Sometimes it is good to look back and reflect. This is where I was four years ago, of course with my dad. We’ve done many wonderful trips together over the … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · 6 Comments

Wordless Weekend

Sometimes pictures speak a thousand words….

November 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

Keeping hope

Sometimes pictures and words are the only thing that keeps my mind at ease during hard times. Thankfully I have thousands of photos.  Here are some of my favorites to … Continue reading

September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

When Life Gets Dark, Stay Strong

“Let me not Pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless in facing them”. – Rabindranath Tagore A few days ago I got the phone call that made … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · 12 Comments