Bartending 101 – Knowledge is Everything

fermin cho’c from the belize institute of mixology

So far so good for the first day of the Introduction to Bartending 101 course from the Belize Institute of Mixology, only one minor hiccup yesterday. Which is pretty good considering at 4:00am we got a total downpour and I lay in bed enjoying the rain and asking Chac (Maya Rain God) to please make that our one and done ... Read More »

Last Call for Alcohol Belize Bartending Course

Introduction to bartending in belize

It does not matter how long you have been doing something, there is always room for improvement which is why, Cindy (favorite island bartender to many) decided to take the upcoming Belize Bartending course tomorrow and the Advanced bartending course being offered by the Belize Institute of Mixology later this month. Both courses are packed with everything you need to ... Read More »

My September Celebrations surprise party

banana bank belize

Since my birthday falls under the biggest party month in Belize “September Celebrations” I decided to throw myself a really good surprise party. I knew I could use my birthday as a good excuse to get Paul off the island for some old fashioned country downtime. You might be wondering how can you through yourself a surprise party? The surprise ... Read More »

Two tasty lunch options in San Pedro Belize

zen arcade ambergris caye belize

People are always looking for reasonably priced good food options and there are many San Pedro Belize restaurants that fit the bill. Today I will fill you in on my last meals at Chaya Cafe and El Fogon. While they are not quite as cheap an option as $2 or $4 burritos, both places are still decently priced and delicious. ... Read More »

Soft opening of Rain Restaurant Ambergris caye

rain restaurant at grand caribe resort belize

It’s absolutely fabulous that we now have a rooftop dining option on Ambergris Caye, conveniently located at at my getaway home Grand Caribe. I was excited to attend their soft opening Monday night. I hustled to finish work and make it up north before sundown, aside from a small patch right across the bridge, the roads were not bad and thankfully ... Read More »

Small appliance shopping in Belize

belize city lighthouse

Of course we got caught up in food pics and shopping, so it took a while for us to to get to the vacuum report Barb has asked for. While we were at Mesa Cafe  the other day, I remembered the vacuum pictures were on my phone. I had gone to Mirab last time I was in the city and ... Read More »