Lemon Shark
Moorea, Risky Business, Scuba Diving, Travel

When Life Gives you Lemons, Grab Your Camera

"If we get lucky, we'll see a lemon shark or two at this dive site."  This was the last thing I heard right before I back-rolled into the aqua-colored water at our second dive site of the day. Because visibility was over 140-feet I could clearly see the reef over 45-feet below, and as I snorkeled… Continue reading When Life Gives you Lemons, Grab Your Camera

Bahamas, Risky Business, Travel


It's here! It's finally here! One of my favorite weeks of the year is upon us! SHARK WEEK! Every year for one week, the Discovery Channel dedicates a week of programming to sharks--shark facts, shark stories, shark attack survivors--I can't get enough of it. If you've read Pictures and Plane Tickets for a while then it's… Continue reading Jawsome!



Happy Halloween, my lovelies! I love Halloween: the decorations, the scary movies, the good food, the beer, the candy, the dressing-up, there are so many reasons why Halloween is such a fun holiday. Every Halloween, we always dress up our dogs. Poor things.  😉 Just kidding, they love it, at least that's what I tell… Continue reading Trick-Or-Treat

Caribbean, Cruising, Food, Risky Business, St. John, St. Thomas, Travel

Sailing in St. John

June 4th was our one year anniversary and the husband and I decided that we wanted to go sailing over to the beautiful island of St. John. When we arrived at Morningstar Charters we found out that there would be one other couple sailing with us that day, and of course the Captain and his… Continue reading Sailing in St. John

Bahamas, Risky Business, Travel

Shark Bait

As promised, I am writing about our thrilling yet dangerous adventure that we went on last week while visiting the Bahamas. While researching excursions for our visit to Nassau, I came across a company called Stuart Cove’s. They advertise “The World’s most exciting underwater adventure!” and of course I was intrigued. Stuart Cove's is a… Continue reading Shark Bait