San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

The second leg of our vacation (after Santa Fe, New Mexico) of this past September, was San Miguel de Allende in Mexico. We enjoyed and liked Santa Fe a lot. However, we...more

Weekend Links and Inspiration

Hey there, What are you reading this weekend? Here are ...more

Autumn Wellness Salad

Back in the day when I was working at a hotel, this time of the year was the time people got sick the most. As the weather is getting cooler and temperatures are fluctuating, most people have a hard time adapting. Cold mornings and warm daytime temperatures require layering and if you don’t dress appropriately, you can easily get a cold ....more

Apple Pie Cookies

This morning we woke up to the news that there is a tropical storm (Gonzalo) heading our way to the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, and will possibly turn into a hurricane towards the evening. As a result, it has been raining like crazy on Virgin Gorda, and even though it is still warm outside, with the doors tightly closed and air condition on, it feels like autumn around here. And for me, autumn means apple pie ....more

Weekend Links and Inspiration

Oh Hey! Hope your weekend is off to a good start!...more

Slow Cooker Curried Chicken Breasts

If you have ever worked in a hotel or know someone, who works in a leadership role in a hotel, you would know that the month of October is also known as the budget month. I guess, it is the budget month in most other business, but I can’t vouch for that because I have never worked for any other industry. As in most businesses, during this month, the leadership of the hotel gets together and goes over every line on their balance sheets and profit & loss statements, and try to predict next year’s revenue and expenses for every single avenue of the hotel based on historical data and goals for the upcoming year ....more

Santa Fe, New Mexico

I knew nothing about Santa Fe prior to our visit back in September. I am so glad we made the trip,...more

Weekend Links and Inspiration

Hey there, I hope you are having a great weekend. Vacation is over for us, but a part of me is still back there in Santa Fe and San Miguel. I am still editing some of our vacation pictures and cannot wait to share with you ....more

Roasted Pear Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette

They say October is the hottest month of the year in the Caribbean. Believe me, it is true. It feels like an oven outside ....more

Pumpkin, Fig, and Pecan Scones with Brown Butter Glaze

Here, I say it. I am a Starbucks lover. Period ....more