Cruise Vacation – Lightest Sea Breeze in Manzanillo


A “Lightest Sea Breeze” drink includes cranberry, grapefruit juices with a dash of fresh lime juice (alcohol optional). But the post title is not about the drink, it’s about our day in Manzanillo, Mexico. It was the hottest day and most humid day during our cruise. The post should have been called NO Sea Breeze. […]

Cruise Vacation – Bye Bye Land


 We are back from our vacation. We were on a 9-day Mexican Riviera Cruise that took us all over Mexico. We visited Manzanillo, Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and Ensenada. It was a wonderful trip filled with shore excursions, shopping, lots of eating and enjoying the cruise ship entertainment. I will be back-dating the cruise […]

Wedding Recap – Just the Two of Us


Right after the wedding ceremony, Chris and I took traditional wedding pictures with our friends and family. After we took the traditional pictures, we left the wedding party (while they were enjoying cocktail hour) and took some fun photos with just us two.     I  love this picture below.

Wedding Recap – Our First Dance


Everything (by Michael Buble) You’re a fallen star You’re the getaway car You’re the line in the sand When I go too far You’re the swimming pool On an August day And you’re the perfect thing to say And you play it coy But it’s kinda cute Oh when you smile at me You know […]

What I Ate Wednesday – Wedding Day


When it’s raining and dreary outside, seeing your tropical vacation pictures help brighten things up. I wanted to do a twist on my What I Ate Wednesday posts. To continue my wedding recap, here is What-I-Ate wedding day edition. I got a lot of advice from people on what to eat on my wedding day. I […]

Welcome to Puerto Vallarta (Day 2 Recap)


Day 2 Recap Our 2nd day in Puerto Vallarta (2 days before the wedding) included our first time visiting our wedding venue, meeting our wedding coordinator and the arrival of our guests in Puerto Vallarta It started early in the morning. We had a 6:30am wake up call. I beat it. We had a lot of […]

A side of tropical fruits


I’m back to my regular schedule and routine at home. It took 2 days to feel like myself again and get my energy back. But I’m up and running and excited to get ready for the next trip. I received some emails regarding Dreams Resort & Spa Puerto Vallarta, so here are my thoughts. Why […]

First Day in Paradise


It’s hard getting back to reality, we were spoiled with living in paradise the last 5 days. First thing in order was to buy groceries and food to last us a week, before we leave again next Wednesday. Next was to take the wedding dress to the cleaners. We did a trash the dress session […]