Growing up Magnificently Multicultural

“We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.” – Jimmy Carter It’s interesting when I look back at my childhood, I never particularly noticed that my family dynamic may have been slightly different than what was considered ‘the norm’ (whatever that means, right?)….

Aruba, the essence of returning home

Four years ago I made the decision to leave my very comfortable, very loving, very familiar nest in Aruba. The place I was born, the place I grew up, the place my family and old friends still reside. At the time I had different reasons for making such a decision, part of it was a…