Exploring the Caribbean via Cruise: Puerto Rico

I am Caribbean born and bred and love the diversity of the islands. Each island is flavored by its geography (volcanos & mountains for instance), its people and its colonial past or current.… Continue reading

Philadelphia: A Roof Deck View

On Sunday, I attended a get together which was held on top of one of the residential buildings downtown which had a rooftop deck. The views of Philadelphia were gorgeous; before and during… Continue reading

Emotional Seasons

“Sometimes I fall And feel myself slowly wilt and die, But then I suddenly spring back on my feet To go play in the sun outside. I am no different than the weather,… Continue reading

Changing Seasons

Despite the 80 degree weather today, fall has arrived. I hate the season that comes after but love how everything feels “vivid” in autumn. “Autumn felt like the whole world was browned and… Continue reading

A Man Called Ove

It’s been awhile and I hope to get back to blogging regularly. Please bear with me. I literally just finished a book and had to share. It was probably one of the funniest… Continue reading

A quick trip to Academy of Natural Sciences

Yesterday temperatures went over 100 degrees so previous outdoor plans were cancelled. We took refuge to the Academy of Natural Sciences to see the dinosaurs but everyone had the same idea even though… Continue reading

Powerful: Truth to Power Pop-Up Exhibition

I am so sorry for the radio silence around here. Lots going on mentally so I haven’t had the chance to blog some of the more recent events such as a birthday trip… Continue reading

Summer: Point Pleasant Boardwalk

I love summer for the heat, the long days and limitless amount of things to do and see. Last week we took a trip to the central New Jersey shore to Point Pleasant… Continue reading

Venice at Night: Store Fronts

My trip to Italy last month ignited a love for night photography. On our last night in Italy after dinner we roamed the streets a bit and I took some pictures of the… Continue reading

Philadelphia: Cira Green

Just a very short walk from 30th Street Station is Philadelphia’s first elevated park, Cira Green on top of a parking garage by Cira South.  The views of center city are amazing and the… Continue reading