Monthly Archives: September 2011

Recipe of the Week – Sweet Potato Casserole

I have always loved cooking. I think it may have started with my Grandmother. I was always watching her cook using a handful of this and a pinch of that and wondering how she got it to come out the … Continue reading

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Fall Leaf-Peep Sights

It is hard to know when the seasons change in Florida, but having grown up in northern New Jersey, I know in my bones when fall season arrives. I have an absolute love for this particular season. Maybe it is … Continue reading

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Travel Cheaper – Hacker Fares

I just read in the newspaper about Kayak‘s new “hacker fares”. Hacker fares are combinations of one-way flights, on the same or a mix of carriers, that result in the lowest round trip airfare.  It is about time that someone … Continue reading

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Key West- Last Day

Awoke to a slightly overcast day, echoing our feeling of sadness at leaving our little tropical paradise. But we had one more stop to make before departing and that was for breakfast. We decided to try the New York Pasta … Continue reading

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Key West – Day 3

Saturday morning already! Our long weekend is just flying by! Today we decided to grab some bikes from our go-to rental shack at the corner of Caroline and Duval Street and check out some new places for my website and … Continue reading

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Key West Day 2

Yesterday was a great day! Took it easy in the morning, sleeping in late, soaking in some rays and a dip in the pool. Just before lunch we took off for downtown to get something to eat before our afternoon … Continue reading

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Key West Here We Come

Ah, finally it’s Thursday and we can’t wait to get started on our long weekend trip to Key West. A beautiful bright sunny day awakens us with blue skies, so blue you know where the term “sky blue” originated, and … Continue reading

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Eat Your Way Through the Florida Keys – Lunch in Marathon

OK, you’ve enjoyed your morning relaxing or joining in some water sports fun and now it is time to answer your grumbling stomach and belly up to the bar for something to quench your thirst.  Try any of these 3 … Continue reading

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Eat Your Way Through the Florida Keys – Marathon

Marathon is a family-oriented tropical city located smack dab in the middle of the Florida Keys island chain. The city runs from MileMarker 61 to MM47.  Its 9.6 square miles covers many smaller keys including Knight’s, Boot, Vaca, Hog, Stirrup, … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Watermelon Pineapple Summer Splash

This recipe comes to you compliments of Green Turtle Inn, Islamorada, Florida Keys. A perfect addition to your summer drink collection. It has a light, cool and refreshing flavor and can be made with or without alcohol. Ingredients: 1 6-ounce … Continue reading

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