Sailing in Cancun

Here’s part III of our Cancun trip taken last November (part I: wedding and part II: island). Our last full day in Cancun was my mom’s 60th birthday. She wanted to go snorkeling; it’s her favorite thing to do. During our bareboat charter in Australia six years ago she went snorkeling five separate times in […]

Isla Mujeres, Mexico

This is another throwback to last November; it’s part II of our trip to Cancun we took for my cousin’s wedding. My mom’s 60th happened to fall a few days after the wedding, and since the whole family (my parents, my sister, Kirk and Chris) would all be in the same locale, convincing us to […]

Lindsey & Tom’s Wedding

Back in November, my cousin Lindsey and her husband Tom got married at the Hard Rock in the Riviera Maya, a beautiful stretch of coastline along the Caribbean side of the Yucat√°n Peninsula. The region, known for its all-inclusive resorts, is dotted with palm trees, lounge chairs, and trimmed with white sand beaches. For three […]

Phil & Hadley’s Wedding

Last month in Montreal, in a beautiful park on a warm summer evening, our friends Phil and Hadley were married. The ceremony took place next to a tower that looked like a life-size rook from chess. Inside the tower was cocktail hour seating, an oyster bar, and a staircase to 360-degree city views. My date. […]