Category: Red Chair Journey

Thank God for Marijuana

As many of you know, I have Dystonia. (You can read more about my Dystonia story HERE) It’s a movement disorder characterized by persistent or intermittent muscle contractions. It’s incredibly uncomfortable and almost impossible to relax. Sometimes my brain feels like it’s in a vice….a grip so tight that I can’t escape or control my ...

Red Chair Journey – Postcards

It’s been such a cool experience getting my #RedChairJourney postcards back after our road trip west. I left these cards in different locations as we traveled, asking the question – What Stirs Your Soul? This was just a start, an experiment, and I am looking forward to continuing my Red Chair Journey project in Minnesota. The ...

Red Chair Journey – Zion National Park

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will. -W.Clement Stone Continuing the #TNTroadtrip2016 wrap up. After leaving Jackson Hole, Wyoming, we headed to Park City, Utah then to Vegas stopping at Zion National Park on the way. I’m way afraid of heights. Driving up and around the cliffs of Zion National Park gave me anxiety ...

Red Chair Journey – Grand Teton National Park & Jackson Hole – Wyoming

Why you shouldn’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today. 😉 The Red Chair Journey’s next stop after the Badlands & Deadwood, SD was Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The picture above was the day we arrived. I was so excited to see the Tetons again, my favorite mountain range. ...

Red Chair Journey – The Badlands

She made it to the Badlands National Park.  What a view! Her heart soared as she looked out over the wide open spaces. She thought about the power of Mother Nature and all the creatures that have stood in this same spot. Now this is what Stirs her Soul…. Road trips are so exhilarating. It ...

Red Chair Journey – The Repair Man

The Red Chair was in need of repair. The straps had become so old and were sagging so deeply that it wasn’t safe for our journeys. Of course I went to my Dad. At 47 years old, I still feel like my Dad’s little girl. I remember when I was in my 20s (so Mom ...

Red Chair Journey – Arin

Throughout your life, there are people that save you. You might not recognize it in the moment but if they wouldn’t have been there to catch you, to say that perfect thing, to listen, to encourage, to have faith….your life might have taken a very different path. Arin is one of those people for me. ...

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The Beginning – Red Chair Journey

In 2011, not long after starting my photography business, I found this chair at Goodwill. She spoke to me. She was antique white and beat up in a perfect sort of way. I decided to paint her red for a nice pop of color in photo shoots. I had visions of a traveling red chair, ...