Tag: Tropics

Island Medicine (Part 2)

Island Medicine (Part 2)

So a few weeks ago, this happened. And even though it didn't really matter what version of mosquito-born illness I contracted, I did follow through with my doctor's advice and went to the lab for...Read More
Island Girl Down!

Island Girl Down!

What happens when you live in the tropics, on a normally arid and windy island, and you have an exceptional amount of rain and little wind? Mosquitos happen, that's what. And with mosquitos comes all...Read More
Chain Reactions

Chain Reactions

One thing you adapt to fast when you live on an island in the tropics is the reality that there is no such thing as Amazon two-day delivery. At least not on my rock. So...Read More
What turns on an Island Girl?

What turns on an Island Girl?

Admit it...you've always wondered. And of course, there are the obvious choices... Toes in the sand and the perfect umbrella drink? Of course. Two for one sale on bikinis? Goes without saying. Finding your favorite...Read More
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