Five Things I Love About Otrobanda (Curacao)


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Last month I shared my five favorite things about Punda, Curacao’s original downtown. Today, in what appears to be DC’s never ending winter, let’s visit Otrobanda, the “Other Side” of downtown. I don’t know if it is because my mom went to secondary school there or because my dad’s office was there or because some of […]

Five Things I Love About Punda (Curacao)


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It’s been a while since I’ve joined Cynthia, Courtney and Mar for Friday Five, so I decided to check in and see if I felt inspired by this week’s topic. Today’s topic, it turns out, is “5 Things I Like About My Favorite City.” As I contemplated my favorite cities, found it difficult to pick […]

Happy Sunny & Bright Holidays from Curacao!


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I had plans to post my favorite Christmas recipes, homemade gifts, favorite Holiday songs and more, but none of that happened, because this Island Girl’s mind was somewhere else: after 10 months, I was finally heading home!  Home. Many places have been home for me these past few years, but no matter where I live, […]