Holiday Gift Guide: 5 Fun Foodie Gifts

Christmas is only 5 days away! Hopefully you’ve gotten all your shopping done, but if you haven’t, no worries, you still have time and I’ve still got Holiday Gift Guides for you! Today I share my 5 must-have foodie gifts, most of which are available at your local stores or on Amazon, which thanks to […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for The Crafters On Your List

I love DIY projects, so if you have a crafter on your holiday shopping list, then you’ll love this edition of Lean Green Island Girl’s Holiday Gift Guide, because I’ve put together some of the best gifts for the Do-It-Yourself Craftsy person on your list! Gifts for the Knitter: Every knitter can use more yarn and two of my favorite […]

Favorite Winter Activities

I love swimming, biking and running and you’ll still find me in the pool, on my trainer or out bundled up on the roads for a run, but the Fall and Winter months are for indulging in other interests! For many of my friends this includes disappearing t0 the slopes every weekend, but I’m an island girl…while […]

The Joys of Growing Your Own Food

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there and especially my fabulous mom! My parents still live in Curacao, so I don’t often get to spend Mother’s Day with my mom, but I am so grateful for technology like Skype which allows us to hang out even when we’re far apart. Today my mom […]