Most often (and most fortunately) my posts are reviews of places that I or my guest posters have enjoyed taking and sharing.

My trip to Denver this week was a different sort of experience than those that I am used to sharing.  I don’t have a hotel to review or restaurants and shops to recommend this time (in fact I stayed at the airport Marriott which truly wasn’t that bad!). This was a trip I made that I feel compelled to write about as I sit on my flight back to New York with a heavy heart and lump still in my throat, thinking about the last 24 hours I just experienced.

I just watched 6 tons of ivory crushed.  Ivory that represented over 1,000 elephants (and their progeny) who lost their lives all for trinkets.


Let me explain. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to be part of…

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