Reef Relief and Beach Weddings in Key West

Saturday morning we married Alex and Julia on Smather’s beach. They were joined by her parents and brother. This was our only scheduled wedding for the weekend, leaving us time for a little rest and relaxation before our VERY busy wedding week. On Sunday the...

Super Boats, Blue Heaven and Schooner Weddings Key West

Sunday was the last day of the Super Boat races. It’s not one of my favorite events but, I have to admit, they are fascinating. The roar of their engines can be heard all over the island. While they race, helicopters soar overhead within a few feet of each...

Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden

Yesterday we had the pleasure of visiting the Botanical Garden located on College Road on Stock Island. The address is Key West but it is actually on the next island up – just over the bridge as you leave the island. It’s a “hidden oasis” that...

Birdwatching and Sunset Weddings in Key West

The weather has been beautiful. Clear blue skies, 80 degrees and low humidity. I think November is one of our best months here in Key West. It is also fall migration time so hundreds and hundreds of birds are flying over the keys on their way south. Each morning we...

Parrottheads and Margaritas

This weekend was the Parrothead festival. Key West was full of Jimmy Buffett fans with styrofoam parrotts on their heads. It’s a fun, yet civilized, party atmosphere. We spent a few minutes watching Mile Marker 22, a local “Buffett” sound-alike band,...