Pura Vida

Pura Vida

Having lived away from Canada's brutally cold winters for a few years, I had almost forgotten the necessity (I use that term loosely) of escaping to a warmer climate. If only for a few days, a spot a sun can do wonders for your mental health. My family doesn't usually head south during the winter [...]

Water, please!

Water, please!

After taking a dip in the healing plunge pools, Natalie and I were discussing how much we'd kill for a coconut water. As if he'd hear us all along, an unassuming young man sauntered over with a mesh bag full of coconuts. After offering us a drink, he proceeded to carve out the tops. It [...]