Posts Tagged Florida Keys

May In Bloom

We’ve driven over 2,000 miles around Florida this month. 

Bahia Honda State Park

So far the month of May has been a great Florida road trip.  We traveled from coast to coast, south to the Everglades, and continued on to the Florida Keys.  Once we crossed the Card Sound Bridge we got our first glimpse of the turquoise water, which looks more Caribbean than Floridian.  Only 113 miles and… Read More

National Key Deer Refuge

Once you cross the bridge to Big Pine Key, it’s time to slow down.  This is the heart of key deer country,

Smoked Cero Mackerel

Whenever we smoke fish, I plan on making smoked fish dip with the leftovers. Lately it seems like we eat the just-smoked fillets so fast I never get around to making the dip.

Mango Key Lime Daiquiri

I make mango smoothies all year, but a mango daiquiri is pure vacation.   Especially after a long day on the boat, just before my nap in the hammock.