A couple of months ago, we found ourselves cruising along California’s iconic highway 1 -- just north of San Simeon and a tad south of Carmel, in the heart of “God’s Country.” Yes, we were in Big Sur. With rolling pastures on one side of us and the seemingly endless Pacific Ocean glistening on the other, we didn’t do much talking. We didn’t have to. The words to describe how we were feeling; what our eyes were recording; what our brains were synthesizing; we couldn’t find them. They didn’t exist. You see, our hearts were beating to a different tune, and our minds, well, our minds were lost. And boy did it feel good to be lost.
The three-day journey we embarked on after arriving in this land of endless tranquility provided more clarity than any answer a person had ever given us. It was the ultimate clinic on mindfulness.
Big Sur had transformed us into true designers. Not the ones you might see in a fashion magazine or HGTV show, but the ones out there exploring what it means to live well -- With purpose, passion, and clarity -- life designers.
So if you're currently looking for answers, and feel as though your dreams are too great to exist within the confines of reality, we insist that you consider a visit to this one-of-a-kind place. And when you do, we hope that you will think back to these images and say, “ Aha! I know that feeling.” Then go share it with someone else. Think of the effect you could create if they went on to do the same...