Tag Archives: vacation

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Disconnect to Reconnect

I just returned from a weeklong trip through the country of Cuba. Living off the grid has taken on an entirely new meaning to me. Take a moment and think— What does it mean To have fresh water to drink? To splash on your face, brush your teeth And hydrate your body with its exquisite… Read More


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Dinner En Pointe

When the weekend arrives, I’m ready to get down to business. The business of recharging! High standards for cold drinks and healthy, gluten free goodness is where I’m heading, and sitting outside on the Pointe is dreamy, fun and makes me happy. Come to think of it, it’s my happiest hour. Any time you can… Read More


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Hello Summer!

Yesterday was the June Solstice—the official First Day of Summer 2016. Summer is still that one time of year I feel like I could click my heels together—or hey, even do a cartwheel! (My friend Lori is 52 and does them wherever she goes 😆)  Everyone loves Summer… right? The weather is wonderful. Vacations begin.… Read More


Surf Side

There’s nothing I love more than a super good walk and a gluten free, low-cal lunch… and on Friday I got both! I meticulously planned an afternoon road trip as a little end-of-the-week treat: no stress and a detox from the work week. Sometimes I really can’t believe that I live in South Florida—a place… Read More