About Tina

Tina has been a public school teacher, a book dealer and most recently a Traditional Naturopathic Doctor. She combines her passions for learning, adventure, and people in this blog. She was the author of two newspaper columns on health in CA. Now she is a young retiree living in Cuenca Ecuador fulfilling one her dreams which was to live in another country.

AncestryDNA How I Discovered an Amazing New Family

AncestryDNA Do you ever wonder where you came from? I mean beyond the stories told to you by relatives. Do you wonder where your ancestors were living 500 years ago? I became very curious after my parents died. I was the youngest of four children. My siblings and I were going through our parent's house deciding [...]

2018-04-18T06:33:39+00:00 By |

Fenway Park Tour in Boston – Americas Most Beloved Ballpark

If you want to know where the heart of Boston is then you have to head to Fenway Park. For Bostonians, baseball and their beloved Red Sox run a close second to God. Baseball for Red Sox fans is much more than a pastime; it is an integral part of life. A Tiny Blonde From [...]

2018-03-19T16:08:25+00:00 By |

Ring of Kerry Ireland – Remarkable One Day Ultimate Drive

Diving the Ring of Kerry in County Kerry Ireland, we felt like we were in a James Bond movie. We were driving on the wrong side of these very narrow, winding roads. If you like to get off the beaten path and take in small towns, you will love the Ring of Kerry. The complete [...]

2018-01-17T13:45:54+00:00 By |

Enjoy the Magic of a 5 Day Prince Edward Island Road Trip

Prince Edward Island Road Trip We took a five-day 4-night Boston to Prince Edward Island road trip. If you have not visited this charming island in the Maritimes of Canada, I highly recommend it. It is an easy road trip from Boston, New Hampshire or Maine. We have provided a complete Prince Edward Island road trip [...]

2018-01-02T21:41:13+00:00 By |

Making Your Own Unique Gin in Irelands Gin School is the Most Fun

Making Your Own Gin in Ireland's Gin School is the Most Fun Have you ever thought about distilling gin for yourself? As we travel, we are always looking for unique interactive experiences. Things that we never thought of doing but sound exciting or things you just can’t do everywhere. It is one thing to learn [...]

2018-01-07T13:05:48+00:00 By |

Experience Irelands Ancient East, Road Trip Itinerary Day 4

Ireland’s Ancient East This morning we will begin our last day exploring Ireland’s Ancient East by staying in Carrickmacross. Our first stop will be the Carrickmacross Workhouse. Built during the famine of 1841 to 1843, Carrickmacross Workhouse was one of 130 workhouses. In the early 1840's, Ireland’s population was almost 9 million people. 3 million [...]

2017-11-20T13:19:53+00:00 By |

Experience Irelands Ancient East, Road Trip Itinerary Day 3

Irelands Ancient East We begin Irelands Ancient East trip today by staying in County Louth to visit nearby Monasterboice High Cross and Round Tower. It is an Early Christian settlement founded in the 5th century. Monasterboice is most famous for its spectacular high crosses. And one of the crosses, Muiredach's High Cross is thought to [...]

2018-03-02T11:10:28+00:00 By |

Experience Irelands Ancient East, Road Trip Itinerary Day 2

Irelands Ancient East As we continue our exploration through Irelands Ancient East, we realize it is not just a place. But instead a place with people and their stories. The story started more than 5000 years ago, and like many stories, It’s about hope and love. Traveling through Irelands Ancient East you not only relive [...]

2018-03-02T11:09:29+00:00 By |

Experience Irelands Ancient East, Road Trip Itinerary Day 1

Today we begin our exploration through Irelands Ancient East.  Irelands Ancient East contains lush landscapes and charming villages, bordered by the River Shannon and the Irish Sea. On your journey today you will learn of legendary tales and experience the romance of ancient life. We visit places that saw Viking invaders, Norman knights, and high [...]

2018-03-02T11:15:11+00:00 By |