Body image lessons from a mummy

And other revelations from my adventures in Egypt Steeped in history and mystery, Egypt is purely magical. Below are highlights from my G Adventures tour in February 2019 that included Cairo, Aswan, and Luxor, and some of the lessons that this particular trip taught me. The Great Pyramids of Giza are the last remaining wonders … Continue reading Body image lessons from a mummy

Hiking in a winter wonderland – Len Foote Hike Inn

Growing tired of over-priced, over-hyped New Year’s Eve celebrations, a friend and I decided to ring in the New Year in nature by spending two nights at Georgia’s Hike Inn. I thought Georgia would be warmer. It’s The South – palmetto trees and peaches and such; sweatshirt weather at most. But when I checked the … Continue reading Hiking in a winter wonderland – Len Foote Hike Inn

The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Packing

Packing for plus-size women can be a challenge. Our clothing genuinely takes up more space. With the added terror of checked baggage being lost and visiting a place  where fat-friendly clothing options are limited (or non existent), I almost always carry on only. Here’s how I pack for a two-week trip using only a carry-on: … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Packing