Grenada’s Independence Day And My First Cake Here

Today Grenada is celebrating it's 45th Independence Day! All around you'll find celebration, parades, festivals, and beach parties. I awoke to loud, exuberant sounding music coming from across the street. The buildings are decorated with little green, red, and yellow banners, and the flag for Grenada is up high, loud and proud, swaying in the… Continue reading Grenada’s Independence Day And My First Cake Here

A Few Words on Failure

I thought moving to Grenada made me a successful adult. Finally living on my own, somewhere new, paying rent, living my own life. I've come to learn that success is not a one step thing. It's a process. I'm not suddenly a prime example of a functioning grown up. I am still learning. I'm learning… Continue reading A Few Words on Failure

The Journey and the Destination

Throughout the next two months I'll be documenting my experiences in Grenada. The first step of any trip is, of course, getting there. This involves driving to the airport, lugging heavy bags around, going through security, sitting and waiting for a while, and then sitting on a plane and waiting some more. It's the tedious… Continue reading The Journey and the Destination