Category: Assignments

Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 8

Bike at open air market in downtown Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador

Travel photographer Sheri Oneal shares her 8th and last day adventure teaching a travel abroad class in Ecuador to students from Nossi College of Art. She shares leaving the Guayaquil airport, the culture, the people and the pros and cons of her week of travel in Ecuador.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 7

Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador, fisherman in boat on water.

Photographer, Sheri Oneal shares her 7th travel day in Ecuador while teaching a travel abroad class to students from Nossi College of Art. Including leaving the Saianada hotel, visiting an open air market in Bahia de Caraquez, stopping at Montecristi before returning to Guayaquil by bus for the last night at the Manso Boutique Guesthouse Hotel.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 6

Images of the Canoa, Ecuador town, beach and locals.

Travel photography by Nashville photographer Sheri Oneal on day 6 of her Ecuador exploration with students from Nossi College of Art.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 5

Blue and pink skies at sunset with boats along the shore of the water in San Vicente, Ecuador

Photographer, Sheri Oneal shares her 5th travel day in Ecuador while teaching a travel abroad class to students from Nossi College of Art. Including her Saiananda Hotel, a 135 year old turtle, a 45 year old sloth, Sendero los Caimanes, plantains and fish lunch, San Vicente and a sunset at Gad Municipal de San Vicente.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 4

A fishing boat sits off the coast of Isla de la Plata island in the South Pacific Ocean, Ecuador

Photographer, Sheri Oneal shares travel day 4 in Ecuador while teaching a travel abroad class to students from Nossi College of Art. Including Puerto Lopez, Manabi Province, beaches and boats, the Patacon Pisao Restaurant, Isla de la Plata island in the South Pacific Ocean, blue footed booby’s, Saiananda Hotel, Tibetan singing of the bowls and Ceviche with shrimp and octopus.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 3

I man, his small son and their dog play in the water along the beach at sunset in Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

Photographer, Sheri Oneal shares travel day 3 in Ecuador while teaching a travel abroad class to students from Nossi College of Art. Including Montanita, Hotel Rosa Mistica, Ruta de Sol, Santuario Blanca Estrella del Mar, Manabi beach, ceviches carts, Agua Blanca museum, Cabanas Playa Sur Hotel and Puerto Lopez.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 2

Guayaquil, Ecuador city photos

Sheri Oneals second day of travel abroad class in Ecuador with students from Nossi College of Art. This is her photo essay while in Guayaquil, Ecuador where she  visited LEXA art college, Parque Seminario, Montanita, Hotel Rosa Mistica and explored the night life.


Eight Days of Ecuador…Day 1

American Airlines to Miami from Nashville.

Travel photographer Sheri Oneal her first day adventure teaching a travel abroad class in Ecuador to students from Nossi College of Art. Leaving Nashville to Guayaquil, the Manso Boutique Guesthouse Hotel and Chiva Farrera.


Fabulous Women Over 40: Tara Bloom

A portrait of Tara Bloom wearing a purple sweater sitting on her white couch in her living room near a window for the blog series Fabulous Women Over 40

By Sheri Oneal

Welcome to 2015 everyone and here’s to hoping you have a wonderful and productive year ahead! I am working on a new blog series this year featuring fabulous, inspiring women over 40. Here is Ms. January of the Fabulous Women Over 40: Tara Bloom!

When I first met Tara I was drawn to her passion to help others. As I got to know her, I found that her 20 (plus) years of marketing experience and involvement with the healthcare system was an instant connection with me because of my clients. This experience with various……


Nashville Loves Food: City House

Chef Tandy Wilson in City House Nashville restaurant writing his daily prep list drinking sweet tea from a jar. Tea in a jar next to prep list

By Sheri Oneal

Another year is almost over, and boy has it gone fast! This is my last blog for the “Nashville Loves Food” series and it showcases Chef Tandy Wilson of City House Restaurant. I love this restaurant and I know many of you in the Nashville area feel the same. When I visited him in August he was in his kitchen prepping for the day ahead and I learned……