The Power of Decision-Making: The Inspiring Journey of Neal Petersen

In the realm of human achievement, few stories resonate as powerfully as that of Neal Petersen. Born into poverty in South Africa during the era of apartheid, Petersen faced a myriad of challenges from the outset. Yet, it was his … Continue reading

Neal Petersen’s Journey: Sailing Across Cultural Horizons

Neal Petersen’s life has been a testament to the power of resilience, determination, and the transformative impact of cultural exploration. Born in apartheid-era South Africa with a physical disability, Petersen defied the odds by embarking on a remarkable journey that … Continue reading

Resilient Roots: Neal Petersen’s Climate-conscious Bamboo Garden in Jarabacoa

In the verdant hills of Jarabacoa in the Dominican Republic central mountain range, nestled amidst the lush landscape, Neal Petersen tended to his sanctuary: a bamboo garden brimming with life. Having weathered the tempests of the sea during his solo … Continue reading

Navigating the Impact of Rainfall on Global Populations: A Sailor’s Perspective

As a seasoned sailor, Neal Petersen has traversed the world’s oceans, navigating the vast expanse of water that covers our planet. Yet, amidst the endless waves and ever-changing horizons, Petersen understands the profound influence that rainfall holds over not only … Continue reading

Resilience: A Journey from the Sea to Success

    As a solo sailor and motivational speaker, I’ve navigated vast expanses of the ocean, weathering storms, facing challenges, and embracing the power of resilience. Through my personal experiences and yachting adventures, I’ve come to understand the profound importance … Continue reading

Come relax in Jarabacoa

Come relax at our vacation rental home and do nothing, or go for a hike. If you are really up for something different, try yoga in the waterfall. Book on Airbnb via… For another video based on … Continue reading

VOTE – It matters Part 2

We continue to watch what has happened in the aftermath of the George Floyd murder, how different people have reacted. Young people need to understand what is at stake as Neal Petersen and Jesse Bougardt talk about Dr. Stella Petersen … Continue reading

On George Floyd Murder

We are all shocked by the police murder of George Floyd. Jesse Bougardt and I discuss the this murder, racism in the Unite States, the Amy Cooper incident and why we must vote. Include in the page are also relative … Continue reading

Third world survival

Our neighbor down the road in Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic is a 25 year old mother of a 4 year old diabetic son. Her mother died when she was 4 and basically raised herself. Through her eyes, I am getting a … Continue reading

Medical Volunteers

Around the globe are people in need. Some years ago I met Mark Stanley and became familiar with a passion of his…Getting young American university youth out into the world to gain experience. During their spring break, many come to … Continue reading