Virgin Gorda (meaning “The Fat Virgin”) is the second most populated island in the British Virgin Islands. It was named by Christopher Columbus, who thought the island’s profile [...]
Tomorrow is a day that I have been dreading ever since I first received the bad news a few months ago. It is the day I swallow a pill and become radioactive, with about 100 different negative [...]
1. GET OUTDOORS: Appreciate the joy of living and growing by witnessing the world around you. Nature is overwhelmingly marvelous and fascinating too. A bit of fresh air, some autumn sunshine, [...]
Picnics are my favorite way to dine. It doesn’t get much better then a home-cooked organic meal, the good company of my sister, and the great outdoors!
All photos are taken by Misha Gillingham and are property of Fair Verona
It’s still quite warm in California! My sister, Nila, and I playing dress-up and dancing in the warm November sunshine.
Tomorrow morning at 6am I will be admitted to the hospital for a total thyroidectomy and lymph node dissection. Well cancer, you atrocious thing you, I DON’T NEED NO STINKIN’ THYROID! [...]
Dear Cancer, I don’t view myself as unlucky for being diagnosed with you at age 31. I view myself as an extremely fortunate person to have found you early, in an organ that I can live without. [...]
British Columbia’s Okanagan is characterized by its sunny dry climate and multifold of fruit orchards. It is also lined with vineyards and wineries, making for a romantic and picturesque [...]