Playa del Carmen Recap

It was hola/adios this visit. All was well at Sandy Toes. I found some new restaurants and stores, and was sad to see that others were gone. I love Playa del Carmen, but for those who would like to come visit this beautiful town, I would suggest maybe next year. Unfortunately, the gorgeous beaches thatContinue reading “Playa del Carmen Recap”

My Playa Purchases

“I wasn’t planning on buying anything this visit, but…”, are famous last words, at least for me. You already saw my Old Navy haul. Well, aside from that I also bought: This great big fringed beach towel from Oysho which was on 50% sale. I also got these sandals from there for 30% off. (NoticeContinue reading “My Playa Purchases”

Funky Art Store in Playa del Carmen

El Jaguar Dorado is a small store on 8th between 10th and 15th. It’s full of art and cheeky miscellaneous things made from Mexican artisans. The textiles feel boho and come from Chiapas in the south of Mexico. It’s a fun store to browse and if you’re looking for a more unique gift from PlayaContinue reading “Funky Art Store in Playa del Carmen”

Quick Escape to Playa del Carmen

It’s been a few months since I’ve been to Sandy Toes and it’s time to check on my little beach pad. It’s fully equipped now and I can literally get my purse and hop on a plane. No packing necessary. Nada. Here’s to everything being pristine at Sandy Toes, giving me 5 full beach days.Continue reading “Quick Escape to Playa del Carmen”

Sandy Toes Progress

8 days of Sandy Toes updates: A mirror (in the “entryway”) and another(in the bedroom)… and one more (in the main area)… A bright rug (take note of the hanging fish in the patio too) The beginnings of a gallery wall (Much needed)Kitchen baskets and knife rack Below are the not particularly exciting updates, butContinue reading “Sandy Toes Progress”