A story tells that two friends were walking through the desert. During some point of the journey, they had an argument, and one friend slapped the other one in the face. The one who got slapped was hurt, but without saying anything, he wrote in the sand: Today my bestContinue Reading

It’s been just over a week since my wife and I came back from our backpacking trip through some of Central Europe. We visited 4 countries and 8 cities in 18 days and it was one of the best trips we’ve done. Now that we’re back it’s taking me aContinue Reading

I don’t consider myself an envious person and until recently I never thought I envied anyone.  I feel very privileged to live a life that most people are not fortunate to have.  At the same time I love to travel but so far in order to be able to doContinue Reading

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately about how I can inspire others. Not only readers of my blog but everyone around me.  Unfortunately, no prophet is accepted in his hometown and most times it’s hard to inspire those closest to you because they not only know your strengths,Continue Reading

  I’ve never broadcast my birthday but this year will be an exception only because I want to post a photograph of one of the best gifts I’ve ever received.  I absolutely love it!  I’ve been traveling with my wife for eleven years and I too hope to travel theContinue Reading

What day is Mother’s Day? Depends on where in the world you are.  Check out the list below to see what date Mother’s Day falls on in your country: February 12 – Norway March 3 – Georgia March 8 – Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria,Continue Reading

On the subject of failure Chilean-French filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky once said, “between doing and not doing you always have to do.”   Failure is part of life.  We can try to escape it but will be unsuccessful.  At some point in our lives we fail.  I’ve failed many times andContinue Reading

How excitement fills the air when those first nice days of spring arrive.  Yesterday was definitely one of those days; above average temperature, and delightfully sunny.  By the time I came out of my office to get some fresh air,  about fifteen minutes before noon, already there were people outsideContinue Reading

In less than a month I will be turning 36, and believe it or not, before this past weekend I actually thought I was turning 35.  I find it mind-boggling that the last 15 years of my life have gone so fast.  For most people, life moves much faster asContinue Reading

    As I walked out of my apartment this morning I noticed two geese standing on the rooftop of the building across the street; each one on opposite corners, as guarding soldiers, protecting their territory. These birds migrate every winter, and yet, they always come back with a senseContinue Reading