Ash Wednesday memory

This is a slightly edited re-post from two years ago, a special memory from one of our stops on our Caribbean cruise in 2008: We were in Antigua, West Indies, on Ash Wednesday and happened upon a lovely old church during their Ash Wednesday service. We did not realize what the building was, as we…

Lens Artists Photo Challenge #78 – Special Spot Shots: Antigua

When I noticed this next Lens Artist challenge, Special Spot Shots, I got excited! Special photos are awesome.  They bring back warm memories and make me smile. Here is my short story: As I was getting ready to turn 50, six years ago (yikes!), I planned my own celebration that took us to our first…

My Sandals Bahamas Adventure

We recently returned from our second visit to a Sandals all inclusive resort. Our first visit was six years ago to the Sandals resort in Antigua to celebrate my 50th birthday. We had an amazing time. When asked, my husband requested a return trip to a Sandals resort for his retirement celebration. I was happy…

Seek Explore Discover …and be Blessed

One of my favorite memories of our Caribbean cruise several years ago, was this old church on the island of Antigua.  We did not realize what it was as we approached.  I am the explorer, and it looked intriguing. Ironically, our visit was on Ash Wednesday.  We were welcomed inside so we went in, receiving…

What makes me say “ahhhhhh”

Yesterday we were watching an episode of  “Beach Front Bargain Hunt” that I had previously recorded.  This episode was filmed in St. Thomas BVI.  It took me back to our visit years ago while on a cruise. It was so beautiful! We happened upon a foot tour that we thoroughly enjoyed, and took the tram…