Author: Natalie

More from a ship in the Atlantic Ocean

Speeding back to the mainland U.S. with more than 3,000 people, more than 80 dogs, at least three cats and one squawking bird. I wrote about how people are spending their time on-board, featuring the Martinez family. Such great people.…

Live from St. Croix

Cruisecritic.com sent me to Puerto Rico Thursday to be on board Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas ship as it picks up evacuees and stranded tourists and delivers aid supplies. It’s been fabulous, talking to people and hearing their survival…

Breaking Bread; Breaking Barriers — for the AP

“Breaking Bread; Breaking Barriers” was a yearlong program at Philadelphia’s Reading Terminal Market that brought people of different backgrounds together for a meal featuring their cultural favorites, bridging differences one plate at a time. I was thrilled to write about…

Talking to Bill Medley

Bill Medley’s speaking voice is as deep and smooth as it sounds when he sings. He was fun to speak to. Read this story to learn how the band got its name. Good story. The Righteous Brothers bring soul and…