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Archive | October, 2014

TGIF! {Guilt-Free} Halloween Treats!

Trick or Treat? It’s okay to answer “treat” this year because we have this fabulous Raw Pumpkin Pie recipe that will leave your taste buds satisfied and your waistline grateful. As always, our recipes are all about real, whole foods. Our friends over at Yoga Bound shared another beLiving Well recipe with us and we […]

TBT: Our First Las Cruces Retreat

Happy Throwback Thursday, Adventurers! We’re throwing it back to our first retreat in Las Cruces, a wellness and adventure getaway that was nothing short of a dream come true. We were treated like royalty upon arrival, and were tended to in the most respectful way our entire stay by the staff and of course our […]

Wellness Wednesday: Reconnect with Nature

Happy Wellness Wednesday everyone! With the days growing shorter many of you may be dreading the seasons where your time spent outdoors is far too limited. A driving force behind Paraiso Adventures is to offer the the resources for people to reconnect with themselves, the world and of course, nature. Unfortunately, many modern lifestyles have […]

Travel Tuesday: Take me to The Blue Zone

Did you know that our Beachfront Boho & Surf Villa retreats are located in on the world’s Blue Zones? That’s right, the Nicoya Peninsula is one of five magical areas of the world where people have lived the longest lives on record. Not only do citizens from Blue Zones have longer life spans but they […]

Mindful Monday Mantra

At Paraiso we are incredibly motivated by people living their dreams and pouring their energy into their passion. Featured in this image is Linzy Smith, creator of Acuarela Swimwear. Linzy is a long time friend of Nina’s down in the Cabo area and the creative genius behind a hand-made swimwear line that is taking off […]

Sunday Funday: Family Style Baja Ceviche

We all love Sunday Funday — this is true — it is a day seemingly celebrated around the globe…but here at Paraiso, we have a feeling it might have been invented in Latin America, specifically Mexico!   Sunday is all about FAMILY and FOOD in Baja, Mexico.  Families congregate under shady structures, coolers are packed […]

Saturday Beauty: DIY Moisture Maintenance

Do you have dry, thirsty skin? Your bod will definitely love drinking up this simple toning spray that Nina loves to use for a year round younger, more refreshed feel. Our DIY toner is perfect for the face and entire body and is a go-to glow trick that can be packed in a beach bag in […]

Foodie Friday: Cocina Lohanna

Cocina Lohanna, or Lohanna’s Kitchen, is the place to be when visiting Costa Rica. Lohanna is our retreat chef in Costa Rica and she runs the show behind the counter. It is truly her pleasure to provide nutritious, flavorful traditional Tico cuisine. Guests return time and time again just to see Lohanna, to laugh with […]

TBT: Yoga Bound in Costa Rica

We’re throwing it back to last March for the Yoga Bound retreat in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. Alana and her Carlsbad crew really brought the fun on their last retreat. Everyone came with an open heart and ready to have some serious fun!! Over the course of seven days in pure paradise, this group bonded […]

Wellness Wednesday: Reflections of beLiving Well Program

Hi Paraiso Community! Nina, here! I wanted to tell you a little bit about my experience with Yoga Bound’s beLiving Well Program. I felt a Sense of Accomplishment in so many ways. Also, finishing the beLiving Well 12 day program was a way of proving to myself and others that it is possible to live […]

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