Category Archives: Daily Life in Dominica

Top Up Online

Did you know that you can add money to (“top up”) your pay-as-you-go cell phone and electricity meter online ? It’s a great way to save time and energy. To top up your LIME cell phone click here . To … Continue reading

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Tropical Days, Tropical Waves

When we saw the sun was out this morning we packed our bags and hit the road. First stop, breakfast at the Uptown Diner. This happened to be the first time we had breakfast at the diner, and it happened to be their first all … Continue reading

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Cold Drip Coffee

I’ll share with y’all one of my favorite island contraptions, my cold drip coffee brewing system. For the serious coffee drinker, it’s a great way to simply your life, save money, save time, and enjoy quality coffee at home or on the go. You can … Continue reading

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Attack of the Flying Ants

After the rain bugs Is this how your porch looked this morning? Many thanks to blog reader Steve whose comment was the inspiration for this post. Steve says: July 1, 2011 at 7:40 PM “hey has anyone ever had a problem with … Continue reading

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Catch of the Day

Growing up on the Gulf Coast has made seafood a way of life for me. Afterall, it’s how we Catholics in New Orleans survive Lent-we throw crawfish boil parties (wink). When we considered moving to the Caribbean, I never thought I would … Continue reading

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