Featuring the United States in this week's International Update was emotionally exhausting. I'm so glad it's over.
Every one of these stories shows how an event in one nation, big or small, can have a ripple effect.
With only one day of my weekend free and over 250 places to choose from, I had to pick wisely.
I hope you get at least a little something out of my thoughts on what's going on around the world.
I've always been a wallflower, almost to a fault...but today I found it to be a bit of a gift.
If you like wine and want a laidback wine country experience, come visit Napa Valley's Midwestern cousin.
Our second guest blogger is here! "I knew Sundance was going to be an experience, but I didn’t realize how much I was going to learn from the people who were in the same boat as me." -Katey Stoetzel