Category: Travel & Adventure

Our 200-Mile Trek Across the UK

 Trekking across the UK “My Gutsy Story®”-Alana Woods   In April 2013 I was in the UK helping my oldest daughter cope with three children under 7: two boys, 6 and 2, and a new baby girl. After...

Exploration, Freedom and Being in Control of My Life

Age of Exploration A “My Gutsy Story®” by Rachael Rifkin  Growing up, summer vacations meant hiking in Mammoth Mountain. After the first couple consecutive years, I was ready to go somewhere else. We used to go other...

Next Expat Stop-Tanzania by Yelena Parker

Next Expat Stop- Tanzania “My Gutsy Story®” by Yelena Parker Have you ever shared your story with new and somewhat eager listeners and got the reaction: “Wow, that was such a brave thing to do!”? Last year...

Get Paid as a Travel Blogger -LA Times Travel Show

Do you love to travel? What about travel writing? As a travel fan, author and blogger, I find that Trade Day at the LA Times Travel Show is the place to learn what’s new and hot...

“Waiting for My Camel to Come Back” by Ian Mathie

The Camel at Ngiouri Well "My Gutsy Story®" by Ian Mathie I travelled south from the Bilma oasis, in the empty wastes of the Sahara, with a small Hausa salt trading caravan. We had been going five...

Ready For a Move? 3 Ways to Connect with the Locals

  If you're like me, you've probably spent a vacation in a sunny part of the world, and while sipping a cocktail said, "Duke (insert your loved one's name) how would you like to live (insert...

Category: People, Travel & Adventure  |  

Rising Above the Pettiness to Focus on the Positive by Marian Beaman

"Gutsy in Ukraine" My Gutsy Story® by Marian Beaman The gutsiest part of our visit to Ukraine in 2011 was that we didn’t use the “return” part of our ticket 4 days into the trip. Why, you ask,...

To Live Life, I Cannot Fear Change by Boyd Lemon

Winter At age sixty-six, I had lived my whole life in California, most of it on the coast, where the difference between summer and winter is about ten degrees. Some might consider such a climate ideal,...

How We Took a Leap of Faith and Found Paradise

A Leap Of Faith My wife and I found ourselves discontented.  We had good jobs, a strong marriage and an all around decent, middle class, American life.  Somehow it wasn’t enough.  We decided to make a...

A Free Gift For Sharing “Bring Out the Gutsy in You” Event

With 8 days left in my Pubslush campaign I hope  you'll see that it's not just about me, but it's about all of us. My goal is to offer an exciting free event for the public...