My Bucket List

My Life is pretty full now, and these experiences would enhance it. 

If you can help me make any of them come true... let me know.  :) 

PEOPLE TO MEET

M​EET/HUG/COLLABORATE with

heart-centered people ​LOVING up the world in their way and are aligned with my values:

DESMOND TUTU 

​​Jimmy Carter ​

Barack & Michelle Obama 

Bryan Stevenson

​​Dalai Lama 

​The Elders​​

Oprah 

Brene Brown 

Elizabeth Gilbert 

Ellen Degeneres

Iyanla Vanzant 

​​Michael Franti ​​

Kelly Clarkson 

Greta Thunberg

Global huggers

MY PASSION: 

 

Offering hugs around the country and world and speaking about the power of hugs and the

million-hug movement

 

​Embrace Life Travels successful, fun, inspiring,

and a local service component.

​Help millions of people around the world to know they matter through speaking, coaching, and hugs.

 

​Speak around the world on the power of

connection and kindness

 

​​Achieve 1 million+ hugs.  

 

​Coaching practice helping people embrace their lives and achieve their dreams.

 

​Heart-centered clients and collaborators

 

​Fall in LOVE with an amazing man who LOVES and adores me as much as I do him.

 

​Have a home that I can see/ hear

the waves from my bedroom window.

​Travel/live someplace tropical a couple of months

during Chicago's winter

Live on a houseboat

​GREAT SEATS FOR ...

Broadway plays 

P!NK IN CONCERT

Andy Grammer in concert

Michael Franti in concert

Lady GaGa in concert​​

PLACES TO EXPERIENCE

(this or something greater)

NORTHERN LIGHTS

Experience the milky way as

As many places as possible.

​Alaska (Alaskan Highway)

Train ride through Alaska

Iceland (elephant rock)

African Safari

David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Kenya

Visit an elephant sanctuary 

 

Antarctica 

Arizona (Antelope Canyon)

​Australia 

Austria

California (Fern Canyon,

Yosemite National Park – Redwoods)

Canada (Banff National Park)

Costa Rica (Sloths)

Croatia (want to go back)

Galapagos Islands

Greece (sailing)

Ireland (want to go back)

Italy (want to go back)

Macedonia

Montana (Glacier National Park)

Netherlands (Tulip festival)

New York City

New Zealand

Norway

Nova Scotia

Scotland

Switzerland

Utah - Bryce Canyon

Victoria/Vancouver Canada

Washington DC

​Drive the pacific coast highway.

​Drive highway 101/Oregon

​sailing, sailing, more sailing

​See more whales in the wild.

​​Swim with wild pigs in Exuma, Bahamas

Hot air balloon ride over a scenic view

​Sleigh ride

​Trips of service

This or Something Greater!