Are we there yet?

The beach: I’ve dreamed about it for almost a year now, ever since we left it last September. The last month has been, and I normally don’t just throw this word around, stressful. As you may have read in a earlier post, we’re moving in ten days. Most people have moved at some point in…

Vacation Confessions and Contradictions

I’m in the middle of a long-overdue two-week vacation and I have some confessions to make. It’s completely possible that many things I believed to be true about myself are just not quite accurate. I was born in the tropics and lived there until I was 21. Since moving to Virginia I have enjoyed the…

Daily Prompt: Places

I’m a day late for this daily prompt, but I think there’s a saying that goes “better late than never?” Beach, mountain, forest or somewhere else? Definitely the answer has to be beach. However I’m a little flexible regarding the type of beach. Ocean beach would be preferable, and a tropical beach even better. But…

Bags are packed, I’m ready to go!

In just a few hours I’ll be getting on a plane, south-bound for my tropical homeland: Panama City, Panama. I don’t have much time to write now, and will be off-line for a whole week (not sure yet how I will survive without my phone at my side), but I just wanted to check in…