August 2013

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My book is coming! Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams

by Kim August 29, 2013

Learn how to live your dreams! My e-book Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams is coming on 9/9/13.

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Dear life 13

by Kim August 27, 2013

Dear Life, I’ve been hesitant to write you because I wasn’t sure how I felt about you. I believed you were giving me “gifts” – but they sure didn’t feel like gifts – all that struggle and messiness?! Come on now – what kind of gifts are those?!

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Dear life 12

by Kim August 26, 2013

Dear Life, thank you for the baby playing soccer in my tummy. For a love so deep and complete and life-changing for someone who isn’t even here yet that it shocks me and moves me to tears in the grocery store checkout line.

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How I afford to travel the world (and how you can too)

by Kim August 22, 2013

In August 2012 I left my home to travel the world full-time. Here’s how I afford it and how you can too.

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Dear life 11

by Kim August 19, 2013

Dear life, thank you for my legs and lungs which took me on a 10-mile run yesterday. Thank you for the humbling reminder that everything, even the things that feel second-nature, must be maintained.

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The hidden side of Bali

by Kim August 18, 2013

As these things go when traveling, while out for a walk in Ubud, Bali, Brian and I met a woman who convinced us to hire her husband, Norman, as a driver. “He’ll bring you to the temple celebration,” she told us. “No tourists.”

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Dear life 10

by Kim August 14, 2013

Dear Life, thank you for this glorious afternoon weather, the crisp blue sky, the shining sun and the cool, blowing breeze. Today I feel the first hint of autumn creeping towards us.

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A one-way ticket to Spain

by Kim August 11, 2013

When I first opened the gift I couldn’t quite comprehend what it was. I thought Brian had written me a letter. But when I unfolded that innocuous piece of paper, tucked so tidy into my birthday card, I saw that I was not staring at a letter but at an itinerary.

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Reunited with our dogs after 13 months abroad

by Kim August 7, 2013

It was heart-breakingly hard to leave our dogs behind while we traveled. But we’re back in the states and have reunited with them after 13-months abroad.

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Dear life 9

by Kim August 5, 2013

Life, thank you for reminding me that the questions never go away but that the quest for answers is true and valuable. Some of us are seekers, even though we do not always know what we are searching for.

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