Every time I think of Maya Angelou, I hear her voice in my head reciting her famous poems "Phenomenal Woman" or "And Still I Rise". Its the sass, the swagger, the intonation of voice, her entire presence was one that can captivate anyone.... she made you shut up and listen to what she had to … Continue reading Book Review: I know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
The FYRE FESTIVAL! This festival was billed as the festival of the lifetime, the ultimate luxury concert to be held on a beautiful island in the Bahamas once owned by Pablo Escobar 😮 The social media marketing campaign was second to none, the by-in by social media influencers and wanna be influencers was tremendous. Tickets … Continue reading Fyre Festival – social media lessons
So, the other day I was listening to a You Tube post by Matt D'Avella where he talked about his experience after quitting social media for 30 days (a link to this video is below). As expected, he found that he had more time during the day and he was more productive and focused with … Continue reading How much time do you spend on your phone?
Without a doubt, Argyle waterfall is the most well known waterfall in Tobago. There are so many areas for you to discover, it is a real adventure visiting the various levels and relaxing at one of the mini waterfalls at each level. If you are making a trip to Tobago, it simply is a place … Continue reading Argyle Waterfall…it is worth the trip
Recently, someone said something that stood out to me. She said "Celeste, you've changed." To me, this statement is both simple, yet profound. Has anyone ever told you that? Often times when someone says that to us, we take offense, we try to defend ourselves, we play the blame game and instead say "I have … Continue reading When people say you’ve changed, say Thank You!
"I'm pleased to be chilling in the West Indies. Jah provide all my wants and needs....I got the sunshine, rivers and trees...green leaves." The lyrics above pretty much summarizes how I feel about growing up in the Caribbean <3. It was sung by Proteje featuring Chronixx and is entitled Who Knows (you can check out … Continue reading Tobago’s Other Beaches
After venturing to the beautiful Rainbow Falls , we decided to head to Twin River Falls which was also in the Goodwood area in Tobago. We got back in our cars which we had parked outside of Rainbow Nature Resort and drove to the end of the road and parked when we reached the river … Continue reading Hiking in Tobago? Part II – Twin River Falls
Now don't get me wrong. It is not that I thought there were no real hikes in Tobago apart from the hike to the gorgeous Argyle Waterfall. But, I just personally had never been hiking I'm Tobago 😮 although I have been visiting Tobago for more than 20+ years and have been there more times that I … Continue reading Hiking in Tobago? Part I – Rainbow Falls
Sit down and think for a moment, ask yourself this question: Is there anything that you do just for you? 😕 Do you have any hobbies? Is there anything that you enjoy doing, it relaxes you, it stimulates you and when you are doing it you don't even seem to notice the time passing by? … Continue reading Get yourself a hobby!!!
Rincón waterfall is another one of my favorite spots in Trinidad. My first trip to this location was in September 2015 and I was honestly so stunned that such a tall, mesmerizing waterfall existed in Trinidad. It was only in 2015 that I started hiking and visiting a waterfall such as this, on my island was … Continue reading Rincón Waterfall, Trinidad
Rating 4/5 Like many other people, I was introduced to the world-wind that is Tiffany Haddish in 2017 with her role as Dina on Girl's Trip. I fell in love with her even before I saw the actual movie as I watched many of her interviews during the promotional tour for example on Jimmy Kimmel, … Continue reading The Last Black Unicorn, Tiffany Haddish
Have you ever had a mud bath? Is submerging yourself in a pool of mud an item on your bucket list? Well you need to take a trip to the Bunsee Trace Mud Volcano located in Penal, Trinidad. The drive from Grand Bazaar to Bunsee Trace takes about 1 hr 30 mins with no traffic. … Continue reading Feeling for a Mud Bath? Hike to the Bunsee Trace Mud Volcano