An Inventory of 2016 and Creating the Vision For 2017

TAKING INVENTORY OF 2016: WHAT DID I ACCOMPLISH? Happy New Year, friends! May this year bring us health as well as much needed peace and patience. It’s that time again where we make resolutions about the new year and plans for what we are going to do or stop doing. Research has proven that some,…

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I Learned Today That My Grandmother Loved Mini-Skirts!!

This will probably be my last entry prior to my departure to the United States next week. I Learned Today That My Grandmother Loved Mini-Skirts!! Today I met with Dona Maninha. This was one of the most important conversations I have had in my life. I went through obstacles courses and scavenger hunts to find…

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Cabo Verde: A Lovely Contradiction…

This Post is a little longer because although we only spent one night on the island, the vast experiences were absolutely worthy of mentioning!   Cabo Verde: A Lovely Contradiction… Maybe I am biased because I was born and raised here but Cape Verde has to be one of the loveliest contradictions I have ever…

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I have arrived in S. Vicente, Cabo Verde, my homeland.

I have arrived in S. Vicente, Cabo Verde, my homeland. I have to say that it was a great feeling. Not as emotional as it has been in the past but nevertheless a great feeling. I think it’s because life circumstances has allowed me to see my grandmother more often and also my husband is…

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