Life: A down-turned smile

I am sentimental. It’s a curse and a blessing because in the simplest of moments I find a way to frame it like a portrait in my head. Driving that night with the lukewarm breeze and the 80s love songs on the radio I felt happy and free and a little nostaglic. Remembering those times […]

Where in the world have you been?

Well the answer to that question is: home! Musings has been a Trini girl in Trinidad and Tobago and not good ole London. And in the process the blog has suffered ūüė¶ Sad faces all around and a slap on the wrist for good measure. A trip home is never a ¬†bad thing so there […]

Kitchen memories with my Grandmothers.

Watching¬†Rhodes Across The Caribbean¬†has left me feeling homesick and made me think about both of my grandmothers. They were both amazing in the kitchen and have passed their skills down through the generations. ¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† My paternal gran, who we affectionately called ‘Granny’, was born on the island of Montserrat. She¬†moved to Trinidad […]

Sunday is beach day – UK edition

I let out a high pitched, gut trembling scream in the car this morning. Somewhere between Upper Norwood and West Norwood. I felt better as soon as it escaped my lips. All the frustrations and fears and whatever else is clouding my body needed to be released. I am at the helm of a transition […]