on blogging

blogging-in-the-caribbean-by-myseastoryi can hardly believe i’ve been blogging since 2011, with a few bumps on the way, it’s definitely been an interesting journey. i started posting with the purpose of sharing a little bit of my island life with friends and family back home. i realized i liked this blogging thing, so i went to ny for a blog workshop, blogshop, with my favorite blogger and photographer. i was really enjoying it, journaling my life and getting to know an amazing community of bloggers out there, and to be honest, the number of readers did keep me going too. Continue reading

the spa at the regent palms

the-spa-at-regent-palms-by-myseastory-1i’ve been living in turks and caicos for almost 4 year (scary) and honestly, i don’t know why it took me so long to try out the spa at the regent palms. i guess, deep inside, i like having things on my bucket list, and dislike the feeling of having done it all. i had visited the spa, and seen some amazing wedding settings, but last week i finally treated myself to a spa treatment. a few moments after having booked, i received a confirmation email, which i found both professional and helpful, since i tend to forget the exact time of my appointments. Continue reading

tci organics

tci-organics-by-myseastory-3my friend simone just launched tci organics in turks and caicos (only providenciales, for now),  more or less like the csa subscription in the us – all fruits and vegetables are organic – but because we barely have any local agriculture, all produce is brought in from the dominican republic, an island that is so close to us and have so many rich fruits and vegetables.

so last week we gave it a try, and this is what we got in our box… Continue reading

stockholm

myseastory-in-stockholm-29after copenhagen, we spent another 4 days in stockholm before going back to lisbon – we had such a wonderful experience. by this time, julia was already on our “vacation schedule” – all day out sightseeing, morning nap in the stroller and afternoon nap at the hotel before heading out for early dinner – she was such a trooper! Continue reading

our wedding anniversary weekend

my-sea-story-parrot-cay-1i know i’ve posted about parrot cay before but i don’t think i will ever get tired of visiting this beautiful island – we are so lucky to be a 20 minute boat ride away, and every reason to celebrate, we’re there!

so a couple of weeks ago, james and i went for the weekend, with the excuse of celebrating our 2nd wedding anniversary, and we brought julia with us, of course ;) we were also visiting my cousin, who’s been living on the island for the past year and a half, and sadly will be leaving soon. Continue reading