Month: January 2015

trekking to the torecillas peak in patagonia

Los Alerces National Park is located in the Patagonian region of Argentina along the Chilean border. The nature reserve was created in 1937 to protect the forests and species of the Andean-Patagonian flora. The park contains 14 lakes connected by rivers and 28 various trekking trails for all skill levels. The destination is the glacial peak named Torecillas, accessed …

do you have a signature beauty product?

JoyJournist.com is about simplifying your life to make space, money and time for the things that make you happy. Two of my 2014 New Year’s Resolutions were to cut my spending on expensive creams, potions and “stuff” and secondly, clear out my cluttered medicine cabinet. Note that this post covers beauty products. I am not even tackling the …

the global child traveler: learn 12 phrases in any language

One of the Bowman family’s top goals for living and traveling abroad is to raise global children. We want our kids to be open-minded and really explore new cultures, foods and history. A vital bridge to becoming a global child is language. Learning a language can feel daunting, since mastery can take years. But with …