This weekend finds me back in NYC. It’s unlike me to debate or doubt myself very often. But I wasn’t sure I was going to make it in this trip. My initial plans fell through and looking at the weather it looked like it was going to be terribly cold. At the very least minute […]
I’ve been a busy little travel bee lately. This year I’ve been to Nicaragua, West Virginia, Tennesee 4 different times, New York twice, and LA. There is little more I love in life than traveling, and that list isn’t to brag- but all that travel does wear you out if you don’t take time for […]
One of my on going projects is to take pictures of the farm every time I visit, so at the end of the year, I can put a book together for my grandmother. She doesn’t get out and walk the fields anymore so I like to share what I’ve seen. In a way that project inspired this one, so it seems only natural to share some of the magic from the travels there too.
I awoke to the sounds of monkeys playing in the tree branches high over the house. We wandered down to the beach and had breakfast smoothies at Party Wave. On the way out of Party Wave we bumped into a friend of some friends who was wanting to sell his house down the […]
On the sixth day, they rested. What’s a good vacation without a day completely devoted to the hedonism that is the fine art of relaxing? I’m not a religious person-spiritual, mystical maybe. But I do believe in a good old fashion day to chill the fuck out. Don’t do anything you don’t feel like doing. […]
We rose naturally with the sun. Not rushed, or hurried, but that luxurious rarity of “because it felt right”. We dressed and packed our souvenirs before heading down to find something to eat. We seated ourselves in the cheerful courtyard, not far from the shining turquoise pool shimmering in the sunlight bringing up memories of […]
We stopped at a roadside cantina for lunch. We were met by a smiling older lady who cheerfully invited us in. She offered us piping hot bowls of fresh beef soup or Caldo de Res. Her smile as warm as her soup, and her kindness seemed to warm the souls as much as her soup nourished the belly.