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Endless Summers on St. Croix

Summers are hot. It doesn’t matter where you live… when the pleasant spring breezes trade-in for that first still, humid, summer heat, it can almost make winter seem enjoyable....

Why It’s Easier to Stay Fit on St. Croix

When you people-watch on St. Croix, you’ll notice that a majority of residents on-island are pretty fit.  When you relocate here from the U.S. mainland, it’s inspiring to...

What Springtime Means When You Live in Paradise

It’s Spring! The vernal equinox. While most statesiders are excited for warm sunny days to come, those living in the tropics are not quite as thrilled to see the end of...

St. Croix: An Active Island Community

People move to the Caribbean for all sorts of reasons. Some people come to the U.S. Virgin Islands for work (or not to work at all), some want to enjoy the natural scenery or are...

Holi Festival of Colors Celebrated on St. Croix

Recently a diverse group of families celebrated the annual Holi Festival on St. Croix at Cramer’s Park.  This year it was held on Sunday, March 12 in the late morning.  The...

‘Field of Dreams’ Actors Teach Baseball Clinic on St. Croix

Earlier this month, St. Croix kids got a thrill when 10 Ghost Players based on the team in the movie Field of Dreams offered a free baseball clinic locally (two of the players...

Feeling Cold in the Caribbean

There are a lot of adjectives that come to mind when someone talks about living on an island in the Caribbean: beautiful, picturesque, calm, relaxing and . . . cold?! Now, cold in this...

St. Croix Dolphins Swim Team Hosts Annual Sea Swim

The St. Croix Dolphins swim team hosted their annual sea swim event Sunday, which began at the Frederiksted pier and ends at Rainbow Beach.  The approximate one-mile swim was well...

USVI Activities Commence for National Farm to School Month

The U.S. Virgin Islands started activities this week to recognize National Farm to School Month (October).  The vision of territory leaders for fostering farm to public schools...

St. Croix Summer Break Bucket List

While summer doesn’t mean special weather on St. Croix (we enjoy warm temperatures and sunshine year-round), it does mean kids are out of school and need extra activities.  So...