It's the 4th day of June, which means that we have officially entered the 2018 hurricane season. As much as I do not want to think about this because of the experience I had last year during the passing of hurricane Maria, I must get prepared and stay alert. Every hurricane season we are encouraged… Continue reading Post Hurricane Survival Essentials
All this being said, I'd like to say thank you to my Chocolate family. You all are remarkable and a truly genuine bunch. I am so happy I made the decision to visit Chocolate Fest 2017 and that I had the opportunity to meet such amazing people. The thing is I thought that you all were amazing before this hurricane hit and then you all came to my aid, so imagine how much more dear you all are to my heart even now.
My take away from this is that we have everything we need to survive and thrive here in the Caribbean, we should cherish and use it. The truth is our grass is pretty green (the good kind of green 🙂 ). In addition I've formed some really remarkable bonds with some great people. Who knew chocolate could win you friends? I ended my chocolate fest rejuvenated, thrilled and feeling like the luckiest girl on the block. And like my dad said to me a few days ago, 'sometimes you have to create your own luck.' I think I did just that. I am so grateful to have been blessed with this opportunity. This experience is one that I will treasure for the rest of my life. I grew so much in those 11 days. I returned home a new me. Grenada Chocolate Festival you gave me life!