Archive | January, 2016

2016 St. Croix Real Estate Market Update

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Looking Ahead—2016 It is official…we have definitely bottomed out and are now on our way back up. St. Croix’s real estate market has started a healthy recovery with a steady...

Acquisition of HOVENSA St. Croix Oil Refinery Complete

HOVENSA Transaction At-A-Glance Earlier this month (Jan. 7), ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC and Freepoint Commodities, LLC announced that Limetree Bay Terminals, LLC completed the...

Acclaimed St. Croix Chef Digby Stridiron Partners with Sommelier Patrick Kralik on New Restaurant balter

St. Croix residents anxiously await the opening of a new restaurant in Christiansted called balter. It will be located on Company Street closest to Queen Cross Street and will serve...

CrossFit in the Virgin Islands

CrossFit seems to be the buzzword that is taking the fitness world by storm.  And St. Croix, Virgin Islands is no exception…on a small island we have seen a few CrossFit gyms pop up...

Swimming With Dolphins

There are so many special things that we get to take advantage of when living in the Virgin Islands, but if I had to name the absolute best and most memorable activity, it would be...

Deck the Walls Until Your Heart’s Content

One of the easiest and least expensive ways to make your house feel like a home is to hang pictures and other decor on your walls.  Some people are great about doing this within weeks...

Point Udall, U.S. Virgin Islands

Whether you are planning a trip to St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, or if you have lived here for years but forget all the cool places to take your tourist visitors, be sure that...

Green Flash–Fact or Fiction?

  I have lived in St. Croix full time since 1993 and in all those years I have be looking at sunsets to try to catch a glimpse of this “green flash” that so many claim to have...

Taste of St. Croix 2016 Poster Revealed

Earlier this week, the annual promotional poster for A Taste of St. Croix promotional poster was released by event organizers.  This year the image portrays Farmer Grantley...

Declutter Your Home Project: Part 6

It’s always amazing to me how much we accumulate, and one of the worst places for this clutter is are your storage closets.  I suppose that’s because we know that we can always...