Have you ever gone beyond your limits to a place you never thought you'd be? Taken a huge, surprising risk? Of course, if you've ever traveled with Diane on a Private Journey, you have probably done these things--and more! Now, write about it and you could win a prize! Real Simple magazine is running their annual Life Lessons essay contest with a nice $3,000 cash award for first place. Essays are due September 24. Just click here for all the details.