Shira Voulgarakis is an elementary school Reading Interventionist by day, and aspiring writer by night. She continues to vicariously live out her Broadway dreams by directing school musicals with her family. Her favorite roles are being mommy to Sylvia, puppy parent to Dudley, and wife to her ever-supportive husband, James.
I was waist deep in uncomfortably warm bay water, belly bulging, a pregnant attendee at my friend’s out-of-town bachelorette party. As I struggled to cover up my bloat amongst the bikini clad…party-goers, I surveyed the scene. This particular bar offered up something extra special: bar service in the ocean. There were stools, tables, and floats anchored into the sand, and the wait staff served alcohol to people half-submerged in the salty blue. This seemed ill-conceived for several reasons, but I wasn’t about to point them out.… >> Read More