Learning WordPress Website Design

December 2015. My current project is familiarizing myself with WordPress and its Theme X, Visual Composer and Cornerstone. This is a steep learning curve, but FUN! My son gives me pointers and lessons from time to time but I really like exploring things first to be familiar with the software before seeking his help. That way it is easier to …

Welcome to My World!

I move seasonally between my home in Newfoundland, Canada, and my origins in Jamaica, plus the islands of the Eastern Caribbean, and Central America (Belize & Costa Rica). Thus I escape from northern winters to the nostalgia of childhood memories and inspiration of tropical colour. Now I am in Barbados with family (lucky me!), having rented my house to two …

Blue Mountain Peak, Jamaica, Adventure

I have been back to the Blue Mountains of eastern Jamaica twice in the last few years. It is my favourite part of Jamaica. I was 19 when a group of us hiked from Mavis Bank (actually from where we parked the cars at the Yallahs River below Mavis Bank.)  It was a fourteen mile hike to Blue Mountain Peak. …