May 17th marked the 15th anniversary of the sinking of the Spiegel Grove. Everyone loves the Spiegel. It’s a great dive and home to a ton of life. The monthly Immerse Yourself talk at the History of Diving Museum was dedicated to the story of the Spiegel Grove from her time as an active, Read More

To stay or not to stay … that’s the question we’ve been wrestling with over here. This year flew by with everything we had going on and there’s still more we want to do before we continue on. Or should we could go now and see what the next step of the adventure has in, Read More

What did you all get into for Earth Day? Here in the Florida Keys we continued our fight against marine debris with two dive shops coming together to clean up the mangroves surrounding John Pennekamp State Park.

Living in the keys has been awesome! We both love it here. Our lease is up in just a couple of months though so it’s time to figure out what’s next. The big debate around here lately is should we stay or should we go? I feel like I’m just starting to get settled, Read More

Today we’ll explore the overall cost of living in the keys. If you read “housing costs & considerations” then you already know housing is high, but what about everything else?

Welcome to part 2 of our guide to moving to the keys! If you missed part 1 you can find it here: is living in the keys right for you?. It’s time to pick an island! Don’t be overwhelmed by the number of keys in the Florida Keys. Of those connected by bridges only, Read More

Welcome to part 3 of our guide to moving to the keys! If you missed previous posts, you can find them here: is living in the keys for you? & which key is right for you?. Now that you’ve decided that you want to live here and hopefully narrowed it down to a few, Read More

When people ask where we live and we tell them in the Keys it’s always met with statements like “you’re so lucky!” or “I wish I lived there!” followed by a ton of questions so I thought it was about time for a series on moving to and living in the Keys. I’m guessing, Read More

Looking for vegetarian options in the Upper Keys can be a pretty disappointing experience. Whether you live here, are visiting or have people coming to town who are veg, we can help you find the best veg options in the Upper Keys! Our guide to the best vegetarian food will get you on your, Read More

There are times in life when seemingly unimportant decisions lead to huge life changes, changes you couldn’t have anticipated in a million years. Changes that are totally disconnected from the event that started the ball rolling. Our move to the Keys is a great example of this…