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Navigating Island Life: Cisterns and Water Filtration

Island life brings with it so many wonderful qualities, beautiful beaches to visit year-round, perfect weather and peaceful living. But island life also brings a few unique challenges...

Hidden Treasures in Island Homes

                    When you purchase a home on St. Croix, there are bound to be hidden treasures left behind.  Having just closed...

St. Croix’s Debbie Sun to Debut New Designs in December

Designer Debbie Sun (debbie sun DESIGN STUDIO) has been busy preparing to showcase new pieces.  On Art Thursday in December (12-15-16) in Christiansted; she is slated to release a...

St. Croix Interior Design

  St. Croix interior design gets a new look.  JOE Interiors, an “Interior Styling” studio operated by Lauryn Joseph Mandryk in St. Croix, USVI, is in the business of making...

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...

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...

Declutter Your Home Project: Part 5

Now that I have managed to get through the marathon holiday season that is St. Croix, it’s time to refocus my efforts on my house.  Having successfully finished the most visible...

Decluttering for Parents of Preschoolers

As a mother of two small children (ages two and one), I thought to follow Kerri Hanley’s helpful declutter series (and particularly the kid’s room post) with one more for...

Declutter Your Home Project: Part 4

                    Let’s move onto the kids’ rooms. First, your child should help you.  We did this recently in my kids’ rooms...

Peter’s Rest Convenience Center Accommodates Waste Disposal Needs of St. Croix Residents

If your new year’s resolution is to clean out the junk in your house,  get familiar with Peter’s Rest Convenience Center (aka the dump), located mid-island near Sunny...