Redefining Balance & The Illusion of Having It All

Redefining Balance & The Illusion of Having It All

Tweet Balance. An elusive lover. For the past five years, I’ve chased him around the globe and through cities across North America. We had wonderful, brief interludes together and then he would slip away. Seven years ago, I didn’t know he existed. At the time, Work was my dance partner. My high heels clicked across parking lots lit by street lamps after long days with my fingers flying across a keyboard or with a phone pressed up...

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Survivor Spotlight – Melanie Reclaims Her Passion

Survivor Spotlight – Melanie Reclaims Her Passion

Tweet We love sharing stories from our tribe. Check out this piece, written by Amber Paluch, and featuring one of our original Delhi Dozen. Melanie Hernandez traveled to India on our pilot program in 2013.  As a new mom, Melanie Hernandez was more focused on her infant’s health than her own. So when she noticed the “weird lump” when her daughter was just 6 weeks old, she attributed it to hormones or other pregnancy-related issues –...

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India Odyssey 2016 – Through The Eyes of our Tribe Part 2

India Odyssey 2016 – Through The Eyes of our Tribe Part 2

Tweet We love sharing our programs through the eyes of our participants. Below is Part 2 of our India “Through The Eyes of our Tribe” series. Mark your calendars: Applications for our October 2016 Peru Odyssey program will re-open for 1 week only: April 6 – 13, 2016 to give the most recent additions to our tribe the opportunity to apply. Interviews and selection for Peru will happen in late May 2016/early June 2016 –...

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Ready To Start Your Fresh Chapter? Last Chance To Participate in our 2016 India Odyssey Program

Ready To Start Your Fresh Chapter? Last Chance To Participate in our 2016 India Odyssey Program

Tweet “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Last week we announced our Three Amazing A Fresh Chapter Odyssey Programs for 2016 and – for the first time – gave you the opportunity to apply once and be eligible for any of the three programs. We have been blown away by the response and so inspired by your...

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Donna’s Legacy – How A “Little Thing” Made All The Difference

Donna’s Legacy – How A “Little Thing” Made All The Difference

Tweet Although we shared the same middle name and the same DNA, it took 11 years for us to meet. She was the elusive second cousin I referred to in doctors’ appointments when discussing the mutated gene dotting my family tree. The one my Grandmother told me about over cups of steaming tea on Sunday mornings. The one I thought of with every trip into the depths of the MRI machine. Donna blazed a trail for me. She faced breast cancer and won. Had...

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