Tag Archive: travel

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

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

Charming Spaces: Terrain & Baldwin’s Book Barn

Last week I visited 2 charming spaces outside of Philly that filled me with inspiration. Baldwin’s Book Barn is a book store housed in a barn over 5 floors. Its creaky, quaint and… Continue reading

Exploring the Caribbean via Cruise: St. Kitts

St. Kitts was our last port of call and again, we did a simple drive around most of the island. It is the one island we visited in the southern caribbean that I felt… Continue reading

Exploring the Caribbean via Cruise: Barbados

Barbados holds a special place in my heart. I lived there for 2 years 20 plus years ago as a student and one of my closest friends now lives there with her family.… Continue reading

Exploring the Caribbean via Cruise: Antigua

You can see my previous posts on my Royal Caribbean cruise here and here. When we docked in Antigua, I chose to wander the town of St. John’s without a plan. I wanted… Continue reading

Exploring the Caribbean via Cruise: Dutch Saint Maarten

As a part of our Royal Caribbean cruise, we docked in Dutch Saint Maarten and took the ferry to Philipsburg and walked around the shopping areas and went to the beach. We dd… Continue reading

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

Travel SnapShots: Mackinac Island, MI

“Life is about the adventures you take and the memories you make. So travel often and live life with open eyes and an open heart.” ― Katie Grissom As part of our road trip… Continue reading

Travel SnapShots: Sleeping Bear Dunes

“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” ― Anita Desai Last weekend we flew to Michigan and then road tripped it with 23 others to the northern coast of Michigan’s Lower… Continue reading