A Cosmic Experience

Reading about the full moon, lunar eclipse and the chance to see a pale green comet as it streaks by Earth which I read about in the Washington Post yesterday, I made sure to go and check out the moon last night. I took the pictures below at 3:52 am (Virgin Island time) and after looking at the…

Cane Garden Bay. Tortola, BVI

Cane Garden Bay in Tortola, BVI is absolutely stunning. The white sandy beaches, warm Caribbean waters and every color of blue you can imagine is right in front of you. There are a few places to eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner. One place that my husband and I would enjoy is Myetts Beach Bar and…

Boiled Bananas 

Made boiled bananas yesterday from our yard with salt and butter. Looking for any other great recipes… ☺

A Bugs Life- Caribbean Style

Being a California girl, I never knew what to expect when I moved to the Caribbean. Obviously beautiful weather and beaches were to be expected, but I sure learned a lot more… There are a lot of bugs! Lets start off with the most obvious, the mosquito. Of course you plan to get bit, but…

Daily Prompt: Treasure

via Daily Prompt: Treasure “We are treasure finders, not treasure givers” -Me 12/4/16 Now what you are looking at is where my husband decided to give treasure to the ocean, right between those two islands. We shall call between these two islands “Go Pro Channel”. Well we were racing each other on the way to…

Snorkeling in Tortola, BVI- Brewers Bay

This is a picture I took of Brewers bay from our patio in Tortola, BVI. For me, I thought this was a great place to go snorkeling. It is a very secluded beach and there were not many people there, but that is the beauty in it. There is an abundant amount of coral and…

Do Any Hotels in St Thomas, V.I. allow dogs

I thought that moving to the Virgin Islands would be easy with 2 small dogs (9lb and 15lb) but I guess not. Before moving, I looked online to see what hotels would allow dogs. There were a few websites that said there were about 4 different hotels that allowed dogs. After calling many hotels, I…

Living in the Caribbean- Tortola, BVI

Living in the Caribbean is definitely different than living in Southern California. Living in Orange County, California is extremely beautiful and there are not too many invasive bugs. Well my husband and I were living in Newport beach and were deciding whether we should stay in California or if we should move to Tortola. When we…