The Adventure Begins

Since the decision to sell my home of twenty-six years, the Universe is showing me there is grand opportunity out there waiting for me. I don’t have a plan, and often times unclear of where I am going next until I put my truck in drive (even then my destination has changed once on the highway). Life is an amazing adventure…

Maker of Peace, Seminole Canyon State Park in Comstock, Texas
Mamoth Caves, Mamoth Cave National Park in Kentucky
Old Mill in Little Rock, Arkansas
Magnolia in Waco, Texas

In Her Words…

“I started reading Cindy’s blog The Adventure Begins back in August 2018 around the time Cindy sold her house and have returned each week since to vicariously enjoy the Adventure and admire the images that make me feel I am along in the camper as a co-passenger.

What I love about Cindy’s writing is its simplicity and adeptness in recreating the scenery of the story post. But these aren’t just entries in a journal but a living story of a person who sells a home of 26 years, still grieving for a beloved son and learning to enjoy life and its mini-wonders and sharing her experiences from an empowered perspective that compels the reader to pause and reflect on their daily life and how meaningful even the smallest interactions can be.”

Vatsala Shukla
Karmic Ally Coaching

The Yes Or No Decisions

The Yes Or No Decisions

The Adventure Continues...“If you knew your potential to feel good, you would ask no one to be different so that you can feel good. You would free yourself of all of that cumbersome impossibility of needing to control the world, or control your mate, or control your...

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Finding The Emotional Words

Finding The Emotional Words

The Adventure Continues...“Vulnerability is the birthplace of love, belonging, joy, courage, empathy, and creativity. It is the source of hope, empathy, accountability, and authenticity. If we want greater clarity in our purpose or deeper and more meaningful spiritual...

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Love; The Boundless Adventure

Love; The Boundless Adventure

The Adventure Continues..."No matter what has happened in your life, you always have an invitation from love. Love is not limited or “conditionalized” in our experience. We never have to earn or prove who we are in order to be loved; love is infinite.." -Eddie...

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No Dirt Under My Nails

No Dirt Under My Nails

The Adventure Continues..."Writing isn’t about making money, getting famous, getting dates, getting laid, or making friends. In the end, it’s about enriching the lives of those who will read your work, and enriching your own life, as well." -Stephen KingThe excitement...

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One Fish, Five Horses & A Birthday

One Fish, Five Horses & A Birthday

The Adventure Continues..."Your grief path is yours alone, and no one else can walk it, and no one else can understand it." - Terri Irwin Truth be told, I wasn't sure how I would be on Jeremiah's birthday. Weeks ago, on the second anniversary of his passing, I reacted...

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War On Adventure

War On Adventure

The Adventure Continues...“Whatever you’re thinking about is literally like planning a future event. When you’re worrying, you are planning. When you’re appreciating you are planning. What are you planning?” -Abraham-HicksHow familiar are you with the Law of...

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…and life goes on.

…and life goes on.

The Adventure Continues..."What advice do I tell my grandson? I listen to him." -Roy HaynesA dear friend shared a memory on his social media thread that, when I read it, caused me to pause, and say, “Yeah… I get that.” He wrote: “While I don’t live each day in grief…”...

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Just Another Sob Story

Just Another Sob Story

The Adventure Continues..."No one can tell you what to expect or can offer a guide to grief. Because every relationship is so unique, no two people grieve the same way. And you have no idea how you are going to grieve till you are grieving." -Alysia ReinerNew Mexico...

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Until Next Time…

Until Next Time…

The Adventure Continues...“I'd finally come to understand what it had been: a yearning for a way out, when actually what I had wanted to find was a way in.” ― Cheryl StrayedI’m boring. It’s who I am. And, it’s time to wrap this up. This is my last post for a while. I...

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Love Cannot Be Broken

Love Cannot Be Broken

The Adventure Continues..."Writing claims our world. It makes it directly and specifically our own. We should write because humans are spiritual beings and writing is a powerful form or prayer and meditation, connecting us both to our own insights and to a higher and...

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Listening To The Boys

Listening To The Boys

The Adventure Continues..."Self-love is being comfortable with yourself; a level of comfort that feels peaceful, calm and without worry of am I good enough, does anyone care or other thoughts of lack. There’s an unconditional respect of Self’s basic needs." - CK...

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An Intuitive Compass

An Intuitive Compass

The Adventure Continues..."You are a very strong person, extremely intelligent and gifted in ways you have yet to uncover." -C.K. KochisFollowing our heart can lead us on a wild goose chase. This past week is a perfect example. The app I rely on to get me to where I...

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Newsletter

The Adventure Begins

I am embarking on an adventure of a lifetime. I was presented the opportunity to change my typical lifestyle to that of a nomad.

Nomad – noun – a person who moves from one place to another rather than living in one place all of the time.

 My creativity is flowing and it feels good to be putting pen to paper. I look forward to sharing my personal insights, pearls of wisdom and stories from the road.

Life is an amazing adventure; it was never intended to be lived in gray-scale.

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