Details from El Yunque National Forest

On a recent trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico we took a trip to the El Yunque National Forest, the only rainforest in the US Forest System. The forest reminded me so much… Continue reading

15 Fun, Easy & Cheap Adventures for a Great Summer

Summer has unofficially started and I am very excited. I am putting together my summer bucket list as I believe one has to be intentional about fun in today’s fast paced life. Otherwise,… Continue reading

Summer Anticipation 

“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” – Charles Bowden Summer is almost here. We have been having mixed weather but on those hot days, we make sure we go out… Continue reading

Happy Mothers’ Day

  “I will look after you and I will look after anybody you say needs to be looked after, any way you say. I am here. I brought my whole self to you.… Continue reading

Jamaican Backyard

When you live in Jamaica as a child and a young adult, you fail to appreciate the abundance of fruits and vegetables and how pretty the plants and flowers are. On my recent… Continue reading

Bacchanal: Jamaica Carnival 2017

Last weekend, we flew to Jamaica for Carnival and to spend time with friends. I haven’t been to Jamaica Carnival since I lived there in 2000, so this was an extra treat. We… Continue reading

Road Trip to Annapolis

There are times when you need just a long drive and a different location to clear your head, mull through ideas and bring in some inspiration. On Saturday afternoon we drove to the… Continue reading

Happy Easter

“Then came the healing time, hearts started to shine, soul felt so fine, oh what a freeing time it was.” ― Aberjhani  

Early Spring: Fairmount Park Horticultural Center

Spring has finally sprung and the cherry blossoms are out in the Fairmount Park. It is so good to see flowers after a very long winter.

Tips on Traveling Solo with a Toddler

I travel a fair amount with my 5-year old especially in the past year. She is very much of a trooper that enjoys traveling as much as I do and is always excited to be… Continue reading