Category Archives: Travel

Tips for an outstanding salad with Chef Juan Licerio Alcala

Chef Juan Licerio Alcala shares tips for an outstanding salad during Wellness Getaway at Grand Velas Los Cabos, Mexico. He wants to eliminate unhealthy snacking throughout the day and keep you satiated. I love that we share a lot of the same philosophies about cooking.  

Wellness Getaway at Grand Velas Resort, Los Cabos (Updated)

Traveling and teaching Wellness in exotic and serene surroundings is a dream come true and recently, I got to do it for the first time at Grand Velas Los Cabos, a $150 million all inclusive luxury spa resort in Mexico. Their Wellnessing Getaway with theme, Grateful Journey was so appropriate because I had so much…

Lisbon: a Foodie Heaven

For me, food is the main focus of every trip.  Last year’s sister reunion in Lisbon was no exception. Traveling with three sisters is tricky. Luckily, we all share a love of good food, thanks to our mom, who in our minds was one of the best cooks ever.  Here’s a roundup if you only…

Fun Mexico trip to Tulum, Tankah

Overview I love the concept of this sprawling 500 acre property, Bahia Principe, with 4 luxury hotels in the Riviera Maya complex, just an hour and a half from Cancun airport.  It’s in the same vein like cruising, everything is inclusive so you don’t have to worry about paying for every little thing when you’re…

The Perfect Wave, The Perfect Table

When I mention I’m going on a cruise to my friends, I often get a contemptuous look with an occasional comment like, “Cruising?… Isn’t that for the newly wed, nearly dead and overfed?”   Since my husband and I are, “none of the above”, the motivation for our first Royal Caribbean (RCI) cruise two years…