A new Normal…. :) Six things I have learnt from Covid-19 thus far

A couple of days ago, my best friend Shana sent me this quote: "In the rush to return to normal, use this time to consider which parts of normal are worth rushing back to" Dave Hollis She then asked what do I think will be my new normal after Covid-19? What is worth getting back … Continue reading A new Normal…. ๐Ÿ™‚ Six things I have learnt from Covid-19 thus far

My Top 4 Beaches in Trinidad – Advice from a hiker!

Honestly, I believe that a day at the beach is just good for the mind, body and soul. There is something healing about being at the beach, whether you bathe in the water or you just sit and relax on the sand or just lie back and listen to the sound of the waves and … Continue reading My Top 4 Beaches in Trinidad – Advice from a hiker!

Sometimes it is all about the View: Mt Tabor hike

The beautiful Mt Tabor is the name of the mountain top behind the Mt St Benedict Church. This hike is one of the most scenic in Trinidad with views of the East-West Corridor and all the way south to the San Fernando Hill on the way up and a view of the St Joseph Valley … Continue reading Sometimes it is all about the View: Mt Tabor hike

Book Review: Black Privilege – Charlamagne Tha God

Now Charlamagne tha God isn't everyone's cup of tea โ˜• for sure, but I for one am a fan of his work as I find him to be brutally honest, refreshing and entertaining on his radio show The Breakfast Club (which you can watch on line on YouTube if you are not in the US)๐Ÿ˜Š … Continue reading Book Review: Black Privilege – Charlamagne Tha God

Looking for Batman in Tamana Bat Caves

Are you a fan of Batman? Did you know that there are bat caves not only beneath Gotham City but also right here in sweet TnT โค If you ever fancy visiting a bat cave similar to where Batman has his hide out, you can always hike to Tamana Bat Caves in central Trinidad. This … Continue reading Looking for Batman in Tamana Bat Caves

Book Review: The West Indian Lawyer – Keith Sobion

In 2019 my cousin, Justin Sobion published a book entitled "The West Indian Lawyer - Keith Sobion." This book is the definition of a labour of love and actually took about 8 years to completeโค. He interviewed many persons from all walks of life from the security guard, Mr Jones at the Pines townhouses in … Continue reading Book Review: The West Indian Lawyer – Keith Sobion

Book Review: The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Honestly this book had me from Hello! It just felt so effortless and conversational, I really felt like i was talking with my good friend Shonda Rhimes about some of her life experiences over a hot cup of Lipton tea with some chocolate cupcakes. I love books like this, it was love at first page! … Continue reading Book Review: The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Aripo Blue Basins! What a beauty :)

Now this spot is a MUST SEE on any visit to Trinidad and Tobago. It is not as popular as other waterfalls like Paria Waterfall (see my blog post Paria Bay and Waterfall in all its glory)ย  or Rincon waterfall (view my postย Rincรณn Waterfall, Trinidad) but it is for sure, one of my top 5 … Continue reading Aripo Blue Basins! What a beauty ๐Ÿ™‚

Book Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F****

Yes yes i know the name may be off-putting to some.but this book is like a breath of fresh air. There are a plethora of self-help books on the market today all preaching from the same scriptures...but... this....this book....is a different type of self help book. It is brutal.ย  It is honest. It is real. … Continue reading Book Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F****

Avocat Waterfall

The North Coast of Trinidad is filled with many beautiful waterfalls. Rincon waterfallย ย and Paria waterfall are the most popular (check out my blog post on these beloved waterfalls), but for a first time hiker or someone now beginning a fitness journey, Avocat Waterfall with the rooftop balcony / jacuzzi is the place for you. This … Continue reading Avocat Waterfall

Book Review: The Eld Queen

The Eld Queen is the second book in the YaraStar Trilogy by Trinidadian author Jeanelle Frontin. Honestly, I could not wait to get my hands on this book ๐Ÿ˜€ After finishing the first book, The Unmarked Girlย  (check out my review on this book The Unmarked Girl by Jeanelle Frontin) I had so many questions … Continue reading Book Review: The Eld Queen

Mermaid Pools – It is worth the trip!

This is hands down one of my favorite hikes to do in Trinidad. I know I have said that on many occasions, but this is truly one of my top ten favorite spots to relax. Ohh how I wish I was heading there tomorrow! This is a perfect spot for an adventure on a nice … Continue reading Mermaid Pools – It is worth the trip!