Category: Island Survival

It takes more than an umbrella drink to survive here.

Why We Do What We Do

Why We Do What We Do

All the sacrifices. All the inconveniences. All the frustrations that island living can bring. They all disappear when you share moments like this with friends. Live the life you want to live. Not the one...Read More
How I Roll

How I Roll

Some days, island life rolls on in seemingly uneventful ways. You get up, have coffee, go to work and then...bam...it's happy hour. Another day in paradise slipped quietly - and uneventfully - by. Life is...Read More
(wo)man versus tick

(wo)man versus tick

One thing nobody ever told me about moving Island Dog to the Caribbean is that I would be engaged in a constant battle against ticks. I doubt it would have stopped me from bringing her...Read More
super gezellig

super gezellig

What does an Island Girl do when she wants to get her shopping groove on, but doesn't have a fortune to spend? But does have a closet full of her own clothes she never wears?...Read More
learn something new

learn something new

[caption id="attachment_485" align="alignright" width="300"] You bet this is going to be printed and taped on my fridge. ASAP.[/caption] In honor of an upcoming special occasion, I decided I'm going to bake cupcakes tonight. I've been...Read More
all i really want

all i really want

I don't think Island Boy understood why I left the beach early today so I could come home and give myself a mani/pedi. It wasn't just the nail polish that lured me away, it was...Read More