Cuba: Swallowed by the Sea

    That was a good night sleep, I was so cold though. I snuggled up next to Tanya just to get more warmth. It's 10am and our taxi is waiting for us. Mitchell is quiet, and also very polite. He drives us to Varadero. Cuatro palmas is a gorgeous beach. I noticed there were … Continue reading Cuba: Swallowed by the Sea

Winds and a Registry, a Calm Labor Day

Mami kept insisting we cancel our plans for Labor Day. Originally we were going to Lake Welch, but with rumors and warnings about Hurricane Hermine, she insisted on us being safe. A beach is safer right?  I know, I know i's not, but we wanted to do something, and since the winds were a little … Continue reading Winds and a Registry, a Calm Labor Day

Sweat, Bruises and Sand, an Unexpected Weekend

I had a list of things I wanted to do this weekend, ask me if  I did any of it. There was a huge flower festival, a concert featuring Ginuwine, Kid n Play, Mack Wild and DJ Camilo that I was eager to see. That did not happen. Not even a little bit. Sometimes the … Continue reading Sweat, Bruises and Sand, an Unexpected Weekend

Mermaid Parade 2015

Coney Island's annual Mermaid Parade... I think this one might just be the best one yet. Ever since I gained knowledge about these festivities, I told myself I was going to come ever year. ( See the Parade from 2011, 2012, 2013 ) Originally we were supposed to arrive with a pack of people, but … Continue reading Mermaid Parade 2015

Santo Domingo: Day 1: Bendiciones

Omg, omg, omg... what the hell is all that banging that's going on outside?! The light is peeking through the blinds and the studio is a mess. Chris and I take a quick look at each other and it's like we both read each other's mind. We jumped out of bed in a panic. "What … Continue reading Santo Domingo: Day 1: Bendiciones