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Take a scroll through an endless summer of island life posts below:
Summer is cockroach season in Bermuda. I remember clearly my horror at the roach I saw, days after arriving on island for the first time. The beast skittered across the floor of my children’s room, making its click click noises on its disgusting progress from...read more
There is a certain level of excitement one gets when going on a road trip that you don't feel when flying. Yes, you dread sitting in the car all day, but you can listen to road trip music the entire time, eat snacks you don’t normally eat, and your journey often has...read more
Alternately Titled: It Hasn’t Rained in 3 Freaking Months - Why the Hell are There Still So Many Mosquitoes?! I moved from New Jersey to Aruba in November of 2006. Social media blossomed around me as I settled into my island life and eventually gave birth to my...read more
It has been a while since I've written anything, or have even felt inspired to do so. I think for most of us, it has taken some time - months, really - to get our heads on straight again after the IRMA Bitch (aka IRMA B.) ripped through our rocks in September 2017. On...read more
EDITOR’S NOTE: Welcome to the third post in our new series where women who have lived on multiple rocks compare the lifestyles of different islands. If you missed the first two, click here or here. This site receives so many questions in the realm of “What’s it like...read more
We ladies (many of us, at least) are known for our love of shoes. If you're like me, you may have also dreamt of Carrie Bradshaw’s walk-in wardrobe from Sex in the City. All those pretty, sparkly, sexy shoes... By definition, a shoe is "a covering for the foot,...read more