Tag: Caribbean

Pretty Things

Pretty Things

Life on an island can be difficult. I know...hard to believe. But true. It is a harsh place to exist, actually...at least my rock. Arid, hot and dusty...not really the tropical isle of one's dreams....Read More
Adventures of the Two Wheeled Variety

Adventures of the Two Wheeled Variety

Behold. A thing of beauty and promise. Dah da dum...my "new to me" mountain bike. [caption id="attachment_1661" align="alignnone" width="5184"] It has a bell! Seriously...ding, ding...here I come. A mountain bike with a bell. Cute.[/caption] Before...Read More
Dreams vs. Reality

Dreams vs. Reality

How you imagine an Island Girl spends her day off in paradise... How an Island Girl really spends her day off in paradise... Reality check. You're welcome.
Tropical Shock Waves

Tropical Shock Waves

After six years as an Island Girl, I thought I had pretty much experienced everything unique to the Caribbean. Bugs the size of VWs? Check. Months without applying makeup? Been there, done that. Visits to...Read More
Hello 2017

Hello 2017

So it is the last day of the year. The clock is ticking down towards midnight and a new year. I'm not big on resolutions. But as I was doing my traditional end-of-year office cleanup,...Read More
A Not-So-Nice Adventure

A Not-So-Nice Adventure

Think of this as a public service announcement. Because, as anyone who knows me knows, I love dogs. All dogs. Big dogs. Little dogs. Purebreds. Mutts. It doesn't matter. If it's got four legs and...Read More