Sunshine Blogger Award

Hi everyone – I have exciting news! I was recently nominated for the Sunshine Bloggers Award by Kate with A Sprinkle of Everything who was gracious enough to give Suitcase Six a glance. You should check out her amazing lifestyle blog for lots of great posts about travel, inspirational topics, blogging, and more (many of them […]

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Woman of the Week: Leana

I met Leana through work – she was a longtime colleague of my boss, Dr. Ochoa, and a close friend who now works with us on our HOPE projects in the juvenile correctional facilities. I quickly found out that she has had a lifelong passion of traveling and although she is now officially retired, continues to have adventures that rival […]

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Woman of the Week: Tyeisha

Tyeisha in China

Tyeisha is an undergraduate student at Indiana University, who I’ve worked with in two mentoring programs there, College Mentors for Kids & HOPE Mentoring, where I currently work. She’s an incredibly sweet person who has just recently caught the travel bug, and it was a pleasure to interview her and hear about her first trip and what she has […]

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Suitcase Six July Updates

This past month has been a busy one for the Suitcase Six ladies! Here’s some of the big news: 1. Melissa and Marie both celebrated a birthday this month. I love the summer (we have four Suitcase Six birthdays between June and July) and it means we get together more than usual to celebrate each […]

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