Nov01

Gaining Confidence In Photography & a Bonus For November!!!

There’s something special about being in a location like Costa Rica with 32 movers and shakers. During the ROAR Retreat, we learned so much from the speakers and attendees and left refreshed and inspired, ready to take on new and exciting projects...
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Oct24

Human Engagement Optimization

A few weeks ago  I co-hosted the ROAR Retreat here in Costa Rica, because yes, it’s just like me to move to another country and plan an event. If you know me at all this does not surprise you. My partner Nadia Carriere and I really just wanted...
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Jun18

ROAR 2014 Speaker Announcement ~ TEDx Speaker & Travel Expert

Andrea and I have been on pins and needles for the past few weeks as we have been sitting on an extremely exciting announcement! Our first speaker for ROAR 2014 is someone who knows a thing or two about travel writing. Real travel writing. You may recognize...
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May27

The Westin Conchal, Costa Rica

We are so excited to announce the ROAR Retreat accommodations for 2014! Our group of amazing women will be staying at the The Westin Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal, which sits on the northern pacific side of Costa Rica and home to one of the most...
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May20

More than pretty pictures: how to use Pinterest collaboratively

ROAR community member, Amy Whitley from Pit Stops for Kids When Pinterest launched in 2010, I was drawn immediately to its constantly-refreshing screens of visual perfection. I dove right in making boards for favorite desserts, and best crafts for kids,...
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Feb20

A bloggers worth is more than two jars of Nutella

This is a story is based on actual events that happened yesterday. I received an email from Nutella!  I opened it immediately with true authentic excitement. You see, we LOVE Nutella at our house.  In fact, we even gave our kids jars of Nutella for...
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Feb18

The Copycat Syndrome & How It Can Kill Your Online Reputation

There are some incredible personalities in the online space, popular voices that are making a loud noise with their work and presence. The key to their success (in addition to hard work and persistence) is their passion. Originality and beautiful creativity...
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Feb04

Finding Your Creativity & How To Tap In When You’re Tapped Out

  Get Outside I find that I am the most creative when I am outside walking or jogging. For me getting up and moving my body is the only way I can empty my head and let the creative ideas just flow. Some of my most creative ideas, brainstorms and...
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Feb04

10 Travel Blogs That We Absolutely ADORE!

There are some incredible travel writers in the online space that have a knack for capturing their experiences digitally and then combine those visuals with words that jump off the screen. A great travel writer inspires you to pack your bags and book...
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Feb04

Is Your Blog a Brand?

I am a huge fan of Gary Vaynerchuck ever since I read his book Crush It and now after reading his latest book Jab, Jab, Jab Right Hook I am still convinced he is the voice of reason in this crowded and over-saturated online space.  After reading his...
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