Travel

New Year, New Attitude

Mommy, why is my panini taking so long? My youngest is 18, but when Julia gets hungry, an uncomfortable, alien feeling for her, she reverts to her grumpy four- year-old self. Julia, it always takes this long, comforts her older, wiser sister Kate. The three of us (son Thomas is stuck in NYC working) are…

Travel

Take Me Back

Easter in St Barts is sublime. The jet set crowds have dispersed, the weather is postcard perfect, and  island life  has settled into a mellow daze. Everyone smiles, booking a table is no big deal and the St Barts I remember reappears. My favourite place for lunch is Tamarin near my favourite beach Saline. Recently…