‘Would you like to try a little treat?’, asks our friend Casilda this morning at breakfast. Of course I didn’t hesitate to grab one of the little donut-hole shaped balls. To my surprise…instead of the sweet donut-like confection I imagined … was this amazing spicy burst of flavor. Casilda pointed to the tree behind where … Continue reading Spicy Balls (Tamarind, of course)!
Lounging on my favorite beach chair in front of the One Love in Jost Van Dyke, I notice tons and tons of these green fruity bunches hanging from the tree above me. Sure, I’ve seen them before but I’d never seen the bountiful bunches of grapes quite like this — since we usually don’t travel … Continue reading Do You ‘Sea Grapes’?
So excited to be escaping to my beloved islands soon! I’m getting pretty good at this packing game – after a dozen plus years of experience. It’s funny how you get into a groove for packing to the islands. I pack by some very simple rules: PACK LIGHT. Carry-on only. No way will we wait … Continue reading Packing for Paradise
Had a little set back in my ‘island hopping’ dreams. After breaking my foot this past weekend, I guess I’ll be hopping around here for a while instead. But don’t you worry – I’ll be on island ASAP! In the meantime, I sit here with a cocktail in hand, playing the new video ‘Rock me … Continue reading Broken Foot … Not Dreams