Twelve of those months were spent traveling across 26 countries on six continents; the rest of the time has been dedicated to re-acclimating to life in one place, for now, surrounded by familiar faces and things. The lessons I learned out there have helped immeasurably with the transition back here.
The Tetons, just north of Jackson, Wyoming, are not America's tallest mountains, though they may be its most recognizable and photographed range of peaks.
How about that?
When you take a vacation, you get to explore a new place and get away from the daily grind. Of course, vacations require
Photo: Courtesy of Ocean Suites at Sentosa. Photo: Courtesy of Manta Resort. Here at the private island resort of Huvafen
Paradise is a lot closer than you think.
It truly is magical.
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Deep down, we know that breaks are as vital to our well-being as exercise is, yet we struggle to keep them top-of-mind or justified. When we're under pressure (good or bad), in the zone and needed by others, of course "me before we" goes out the window.
Any decision as big as moving abroad is bound to spark fear. And when you make decisions from a place of fear, you self-select out of the things you've always dreamed of doing.