Antigua Sailing Week | Reggae in the Park

As you may or may not know this week was our annual sailing week celebrations. Usually, I’m not on island during the time of these events, but luckily I was here this time around and had transportation. These events are mainly held in English Harbour which is about 30-40 minutes from my home. They are…

CARNIVAL VIBES 2017

“Whole year we waiting, and we anticipating…..#WaitingontheStage”  Well the wait was finally over last week and now we wait again for 2018. Real Vibes & Music Dubbed The Caribbean’s Greatest Summer Festival, Antigua’s carnival takes place from the last week of July to the first week of August. The first Monday & Tuesday  of August…

Weekend Review // Hello Summer

Hey Guys!! It’s been a while since I did a weekend review, but this weekend was activity packed so here I am! As summer gets started your party stamina gets tested. This weekend’s events included:  Project Sync: Rave – JCI Color Run – Tropical Day Party – Beach Party Friday: Experiment Rave This was my…

Friday Faves // Soca Songs

Hey Guys!! Can I start counting down to our “Antigua’s” Carnival now or nah? Okay, maybe it’s a bit early, but why not start building the vibe? Trinidad’s carnival is currently underway with their parades being held next week. However, tonight is a big night known as FANTASTIC FRIDAY; it’s an International Soca Monarch competition…

Day Parties + OOTD | Dadli Day Fete #DDF

Hey Guys!!! It’s party time again! (Click for first party post) As mentioned in my previous post, this weekend I attended an event called “Sin City” which was a Halloween street party. It wasn’t exactly what I expected, but since I was already there and paid my money I decided to make the best of…

Welcome to Island Life

Hey Guys!! It’s mid-week! Hump Day Woot! Woot! Two more days till the WEEKEND. Now, in case you haven’t noticed I have (re)added a category in my menu section. Yes! Island Life is backkkk, and hopefully to stay. 

Embracing Our ROOTS – Colours in Africa

Partyyyy Time!  Where I’m from we use every excuse to party, and it just so happens that summer is known for one of our biggest festivals: CARNIVAL. Carnival is simply a celebration of our emancipation from slavery. It was birthed from a time when slavery was abolished and people took to the streets in celebrations….

The Ultimate Getaway

Take a moment and open your mind to me; use your imagination. Sand between your toes; small, soft grains falling on your feet as you walk. Depending on the time of day it may feel warm or cold. Salty air burning your nose or feeling the salt dry on your skin; Warm sun rays against…

#ILiveWhereYouVacation

If you’ve ever been on social media, and seen pictures of what people call paradise you’d surely see the hashtag “I Live Where You Vacation” among them. Well, I happen to be one of those individuals who live where others would like to vacation. I hail from the beautiful island on Antigua and Barbuda, and…

Summertime Sadness

Dreams of summer Clear blue waters White sandy beaches Lush palm trees Summer all year round.