Key West Is Key

This past February, my wife treated us to a short Key West, Florida vacation for my birthday. I’d always wanted to see this island, mostly for its reputation as a quirky, artsy getaway, but I was delighted to find it was much more than just that. There is a certain air to Key West, an attitude of uniqueness, relaxation, and independence that separates it from the rest of the state, […]

Our Sanibel Island Getaway

Winter has arrived here in the Northern hemisphere, and with that, I prefer to think of warmer climes and fairer weather. Attached to that reverie is the musing of where to retire once we’re ready, realizing that spending my golden years shoveling snow and acquiring wood for a fireplace is not my idea of relaxation. Sanibel Island ranks near the top of what would be realistic for us as a […]