Archive | September, 2015

DIY: Island Decor

When you take up residence on one of the most beautiful islands in world, you want your home to reflect island style.  A modern, nautical look.  While many retailers are happy to...

Island Time: Fact or Fiction?

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Everyone is familiar with the stereotype of island time . . . those who live on tropical islands move at a glacial pace.  Whether it’s service at a restaurant or having friends...

6 Things St. Croix Residents Don’t Worry About in Fall / Winter

                    Let’s be honest . . . people who live in the calm Caribbean don’t worry about much.  But here are a...

Volunteering in the Virgin Islands

                    When you live in a small island community like St. Croix (population approximately 52,000), there is a strong call...

Island Life: The Cure For Screen Time Addiction

                    Worry about your kids excessive use of technology?  Solve it in one simple step: move to St. Croix!  Here are a...

Finding Your Spiritual Side on St. Croix

There is no doubt that people feel closer to nature in St. Croix versus the U.S. mainland.  With sprawling stretches of undeveloped land, you are far removed from the concrete jungle...

Resources for Island Mamas-To-Be

                    If you find yourself pregnant on St. Croix, know that you’re not alone.  It happens more often than average...

Where to Fulfill Your Cuisine Cravings on St. Croix

When you move from the U.S. mainland to St. Croix, you may find yourself with some unusual food cravings.  Yes, seeing commercials for Taco Bell and other national chains can make...

How Boat Owners Can Avoid This . . .

                    If you own a sail or power boat on St. Croix, keep a close eye on the forecast during the height of hurricane...