Loving Los Angeles

I LOVE Los Angeles, but I grew up on the East Coast, and even with a sister living there for the past 4 years, the logistics of traveling alone with small children meant that I only made one previous trip to visit her. That first trip I really did it right: I had a sitter…

Our Morning Routine Aboard “Robin Hood”

“Good morning, stunner!  You're just getting started. Your age doesn't matter. The sun is up, the day is new, You're just getting started." (Lin Manuel Miranda) Waking up on a boat is the best possible start to a day, and I'm very prepared to stand by that statement. You could be anywhere in the whole world,…

Antiguan Highs and Lows OR “Good Memories, the Full Spectrum!”

A friend here told us the story of how his stepmom stopped in Antigua in the 1980s, on her way from Italy to Mexico. She finally completed the trip and arrived in Mexico...in 2005. Antigua certainly has a way of keeping you here. We arrived in November, planning to stay for a few weeks then…