When We Read, Our Minds Are Set Free

When We Read, Our Minds Are Set Free

I came across this picture on the internet and it instantly grabbed my attention. For as long as I can remember I have liked to read books, all kinds of them; whether fantasy, non-fiction, fiction, crime mystery, new age. The book genres could go on and on, but that’s not the point. To me, and … Continue reading

Think Happy

Think Happy

My mentor Stephanie shared with me an old quote that I long forgotten. I’ve taken the liberty to copy and paste it for you: “When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be … Continue reading

U.S.V.I’s ‘You, Unscripted’ Campaign

U.S.V.I’s ‘You, Unscripted’ Campaign

‘You, Unscripted’ was a national advertisement campaign rolled out by the U.S.V.I’s  Department of Tourism back in 2010. I know this may seem a bit late, but when I finally saw it, I was head-over-heels. This campaign was nothing short of  brilliant. It features a new creative direction from the Department by integrating a new Mocko Jumbie logo … Continue reading

Caribbean Fire Sauces

Caribbean Fire Sauces

I take my hot sauces seriously. Forget what you know about hot sauce — Tabasco, Frank’s RedHot, whatever. These are generic, bland and boring. I’m going to kick it up a notch, bring on the heat, and give you my top Caribbean hot sauces. Tabasco (last resort ONLY) As far as generic, boring hot sauces go Tabasco is the best of … Continue reading

Paradise: UNCENSORED

Paradise: UNCENSORED

Living in paradise is a lot like living in a snow globe: it’s pretty to look at, but after a while it becomes claustrophobic. Rock fever (also called island fever) — Look it up, it’s real. I suffered from it. No, it isn’t the medical disease, nor is it the rock band. Urban dictionary does … Continue reading