Fall in Zion National Park

I’ve had a very privileged childhood in that I grew up on an island in the Caribbean and had the luxury of spending the summers exploring the US. My favorite summers are those my parents and I spent in RVs exploring National Parks.  I’ve often told my husband about these summers, even making him promise […]

Five Things I Love About Otrobanda (Curacao)

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 […]

Happy Sunny & Bright Holidays from Curacao!

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, […]

North East Training Weekend

Traveling while Ironman training is difficult to say the least. Lucky for us, the DC Tri Club organizes some super fun training weekends. I actually just joined the DC Tri Club board and became the Director of Club Training, so when I transition into the position next month, these weekends will fall under my responsibilities and […]

Product Review: Chocolate Mint Vega Sport Protein Bar

I just finished my workout and I’m craving a Vega Sport Protein Bar and of course I’m all out! I guess it’s time to restock! About a month ago, I was given the opportunity to join the Vega Sport Fuel Your Better campaign as a SweatPink Ambassador.  It was perfect timing, because I had been looking for a […]