Posts made in September, 2017


Always higher


Posted By on Sep 30, 2017

“The moment we decide things don’t have to be a certain way, we create the possibility that they could be better than we know to imagine them.” – Lori Deschene Grenoble, France  That was me 2 and a half years ago Happy ha ? Completing my first half-marathon And then, another one : And another one : Until they became a routine I could do every week. I needed something more ! So, the next thing I know I was training for a...

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Universe


Posted By on Sep 30, 2017

“This grand show is eternal. It is always sunrise somewhere; the dew is never all dried at once; a shower is forever falling; vapor is ever rising. Eternal sunrise, eternal sunset, eternal dawn and gloaming, on sea and continents and islands, each in its turn, as the round earth rolls.” —John Muir  Iguaçu Falls, Argentina  Many of us ignore the beauty of the world we live in. One day, I got “lost” somewhere...

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Let go


Posted By on Sep 29, 2017

“Relationships – of all kinds – are like sand held in your hand. Held loosely, with an open hand, he sand remains where it is. The minute you close your hand and squeeze tightly to hold on, the sand tickles through your fingers. You may hold onto it, but most will be spilled.” – Kaleel Jamison Antibes, France Relationships are like that. When they are held loosely, with respect and freedom for the other...

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Rain in the desert


Posted By on Sep 29, 2017

“It takes courage to be who you really are.” Lençois Maranhenses, Marahão, Brazil  Travel should be an universal right.Volunteering allows everyone to connect with people, to communities and make them a better place. Even helping out with the smallest tasks can make a real difference to the lives of people, animals, and organizations in need. But, at the same time, one can learn a lot from other traditions and culture, it...

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Teacher


Posted By on Sep 29, 2017

“If we all could see the world throw children eyes, we would see the magic in everything.” Thong Tos Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand  Why did I choose this experience ? I really believe teaching is one of the most difficult jobs that ever exist. The little the students are, the harder. So more than just another volunteering experience, for me it was a challenge. What is Thong Tos Foundation ? It is a Family A group of Multi...

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