• In Honor of Liam

    This post is a story that not only impacted me deeply on a personal level, but serves as a wonderful example of how a geographical representation of love and support can be powerful in its own right. It was difficult to decide […]


    • Founder’s Reflection – Wendy’s Story

      This blog originated as a venue to share the creative energy behind the development of uencounter.me and has morphed into a collection of travel stories, partner introductions, and posts that demonstrate the value of people we meet in our personal journeys. This […]


      • A Great Holiday near Siena, Italy

        Please join me in welcoming UE blog partner Matt – from ThriftyTuscany.com as this weeks Guest Blogger….. I am glad I have the opportunity to talk about this great location I pinned on my uencounter.me map. It is a wonderful private villa […]


        • Patience Is A Virtue

            Just not one of mine…. Throughout most of my traditional business career I have followedthe old adage of “fake it until you make it”. Real stats and numbers were kept close to the chest and you never let your competition see […]


          • Giving Back

            Our team participates in weekly conference calls; allowing us a forum for brainstorming, staying motivated, and focusing on task completion. One of the elements we discussed last night was our intent to donate a portion of our revenues to charity. One of […]


            • The Boomerang Effect

              I personally believe in what some people call a ‘collective consciousness’.  Some who prescribe to this theory will say that thoughts and actions are forms of energy. They go on to speculate that what is put forward will ‘boomerang’ and come back, […]


              • Free to Join and Free to Use!

                As my team and I conduct weekly conference calls (we are geographically separated), we spend a lot of time focusing on the user experience of our site. In that discussion, we frequently talk about features of other sites we use and what […]


                • Filling the Void

                  What a whirlwind it has been developing my idea into something concrete and tangible! I’ve created a great team with a vast amount of expertise and experience. We’ve agreed that it feels like it is the right time to begin sharing some […]


                  • A New Idea

                    (The following is an original blog written at the end of March 2011)  shorter updates will follow here a couple of times a week. Keep checking in and feel free to leave comments!! I’ve had an idea, which led to this idea. […]