Risk Blossoming

Hitting the Road in BAM

Risk Blossoming Adventure 2019: Ready… Set ….. GO!!!

May 17, 2019

Tim has worked hard to ensure that the itinerary and reservations for our Risk Blossoming Adventure 2019 were in place. And, then it was time to ensure that BAM, our vehicle and home for the next 4+ months, was packed, clean, and ready. While we have experienced this before, this year feels different,  What lessons […]

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Risk Blossoming – A Way of Life Part II

May 10, 2019

As we prepare to embark on our Risk Blossoming 2019 World Tour  (Tim leaves in less than a week with BAM!) we can’t help but feel grateful for the adventures that living a Risk Blossoming life has brought us. Even as we prep for the adventure – crossing items off our to-do list, double checking […]

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Risk Blossoming: Live the Life You Dream

May 3, 2019

Many people don’t realize that Risk Blossoming is more than just our blog, which is published to inspire others to create the life of their dreams. Did you know that Risk Blossoming also offers transformational personal brand and leadership coaching, delivers memorable keynote speeches, and leads an annual international mastermind “Wisdom Quest” for women? All […]

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Risk Blossoming World Tour 2019

April 26, 2019

It’s been two years since Tim and I decided to re-brand Deborah Bateman LLC , become Risk Blossoming and start our “world tours”. In my opinion that decision was a pivotal moment, for both of us, for so many reasons. One being our core value of “living the life that you have dreamed.” Live the […]

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Fields of Purple

Celebrating Spring in Bloom

April 19, 2019

Happy Easter! How do you celebrate Easter? Religious Sunrise Services? Opportunity to gather the family together? Easter Baskets with decorated eggs and chocolate bunnies? Just another Sunday with flowers blooming? Regardless, we hope you will join us to celebrate the beauty of this Spring Season and the renewal of nature.  During this time of year, […]

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Ed Mell: Living the Dream

April 12, 2019

We are inspired and drawn to people who live a risk blossoming life. A life in which they pursue their dreams and passions and ultimately live the life that they dream. At some point in our young adult lives, Deborah and I were drawn to the inspiring landscapes of Ed Mell. As we had the […]

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Memories of the Olympic Peninsula

April 5, 2019

The best way for Deborah to take a picture while traveling down the road in BAM is to stand in the entry stairwell, brace her legs against the dash, and lean forward toward the massive curved windshield. Last week, we recounted Tim’s precarious situation north of the border. This week, it is memories of Deborah’s […]

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In Search of Dill and a Precarious Position

March 29, 2019

Recently, Deborah and I were talking about our Canada travel plans this year. Suddenly, we both burst out laughing about my experience at the Canadian border last summer when I set out on a simple errand in search of dill with no idea of the misstep I was about to make. Tim’s Story One afternoon […]

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The Best of BAM (so far)

March 22, 2019

Spring has sprung in Phoenix and we’re preparing to hit the road again in our motorhome BAM. We thought it would be a great time to share with you a round up of the “Best of BAM” from our Facebook posts. If you’ve got a favorite story of ours, we’d love to hear your “best […]

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Room With a View: Yosemite

March 15, 2019

“You can’t always get what you want” – Keith Richards/Mick Jagger “You can always ask for what you want” – Tim Bateman Tim’s Story Recently, I made online reservations at the Majestic Yosemite Hotel at Yosemite National Park.  After filling in all the required information, there was a space for special requests. I simply wrote, […]

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