Road Tripping: Best Rest Area Ever

Georgia Rest Stop

On I-75 North somewhere between Florida and Tennessee stands one awesome Georgia rest stop. I suppose it more of a Visitors Center actually, complete with maps, pamphlets, friendly Georgia tourism information agents and exceptionally clean restrooms. The best part is the comfy chill-out area with flat screen tv and groovy leather sofas complete with lumbar support. I’ve got to admit, it was pretty hard to get back behind the wheel of the rental car after stretching my legs in such...

Wanderlust … I think I wrote that movie???

A while back, my husband I set off on what we’d planned to be an around the world trip of volunteering and eco-tourism. We spent months putting together an extensive itinerary of intentional communities (the term ‘commune’ is so political incorrect), sustainable farms, eco-hostels and wildlife sanctuaries throughout the US, South & Central America and beyond. Unfortunately, we never made it out of the US, in fact, we never managed to get any farther than Florida. The trip was such...