Solo travel isn’t for everyone, but for those who can, it’s well worth it. Here are 5 benefits to travel alone. … More Flying Solo: 5 Reasons To Travel Solo That You Won’t Want to Travel Any Other Way Again
Photo diary of the Dominican’s countryside cottages with exuberant colors and resourceful embellishments. … More Countryside Cottages in the Dominican
Is what we find exotic a complete departure from our world? My darling husband grew up in the jungles of The Amazon in a very special place in the state of Choco, Colombia. Nonchalantly, he would tell me quips about his childhood that I found jaw dropping such as coming across sloths and pressing branches … More Monkeys in the Jungle or Cows on the Plains?
I bundled up my 2 ninos and flew to the DR for sun, the beach, and to experience the amazing, warm people. I remember reading that memories families build from traveling are those they carry with them throughout their entire lives. Just in looking back from the trips I took my kiddos on, I … More Dominican Sunshine: Trip to Punta Cana
Posting several shots of Ocho Rios. Moment of ocean zen.
“Let’s go to Jamaica,” My Colombian husband proclaimed. In his mind, he could see Bob Marley singing in the jungle to his Rastafarian friends changing the world with “One Love”. Other visions popping in his mind were other black Caribbeans moving with the brilliant sounds and colors of the Island. Then, I took the reality … More I just Entered the Tourist Zone-AHHH!
Rub the travel jeanie’s magic lamp and what we want to find is magical money floating down to us to fund our next amazing adventure. When the jeanie doesn’t pop out of the lamp, here are some ways to conjure up some extra cash: 1. Side job Loads of people keep one or 2 shifts … More 8 Ways to Conjure Cash for Travel
Abortion was a topic in my house this year. Our U.S. 2016 Presidential election stirred up this conversation along with immigration and freedom of speec and others. And before I was ready, I found myself in a position of explaining these weighty issues to my 9-year-old daughter and 14-year-old son. Finding the right wording for … More Freedom of Choice Rooted in My Family Tree
The infection to travel does not discriminate locations. Just because one of Turkey’s residents assassinated the Russian ambassador yesterday and the country’s close proximity to the Syrian conflict does not take away from Istanbul’s rich history and amazing people and therefore it’s draw as a fabulous travel destination. In fact, strangely, it kind of makes … More Desire for the Danger Zone
1. Fun Fun Fun. If you are like me, cooking for a squad-sized group of hungry locusts is not your idea of fun or if you can’t bear to watch one more faceless jock score a touchdown, or if you feel like your ass is becoming permanently sealed to the couch, then New Orleans … More 6 Reasons To Spend Your Holiday in New Orleans