for a very "Fashionable" Prize from Key West.
Have a wonderful week, and make yourself a pitcher of Mojitos while I'm away.
Sloppy Joe's Mojito
from Gourmet-July 1943, reprinted September 2001
Yield: Serves 1
1 lime halved crosswise
3 fresh mint sprigs
The route was Key West to Havana.
The Bungalow style building had offices upstairs, and passengers would wait for their flights and freshen up in the open environment downstairs.
Outdoor dining at Kelly's, Key West
It was all very glamourous....back in the day when air travel was elite.
" What was I thinking?
Lucky for me, and winner of the my "Key West Giveaway", Angela, I found everything I wanted in convenient travel sizes.
The After Sun Lotion, Aloe Vera, and Lip Balm were a necessity. But the Coconut and Key Lime lotion and the bath and shower gel were pure...
Lively, Mallory Square, Key West before sunset
By far the best way to watch the Sunset Celebration is by Sunset Cruise. The gentle breeze is a welcome relief to the hot, humid days and there is nothing like watching the sunset with an unobstructed view.
Sunset Cruise in Key...
During my initial research of Key West, I was very intrigued with Mangroves because of the wildlife and birds that inhabited them, so I was really looking forward to kayaking.
Sailing toward the Mangroves
As the crew unloaded the kayaks and gave us a brief course on "Kayaking 101" we...
The Adirondack Chairs located throughout the property, Southernmost on the Beach,
Key West, FL
However, they are conveniently located close to the Butterfly Conservatory, The Southernmost Marker. Louie's Backyard, one of Key West best restaurants is within walking distance, (sadly, they...
When "Sloppy Joe's Bar" was remodeling their men's room, Ernest brought home a urinal because he thought the trough like design would make a perfect watering fountain for his beloved cats. As you can imagine, this did not go over so well with the stylish Pauline. Being a sport, she had a...
I'll be drinking Mojito's in Key West with my girlfriends for four days....How many strapless dresses do I need?
Reminds me of a scene from one of my favorite movies, "Best in Show"
Are you thinking what I'm thinking? You're, right, I should pack another pair of cork wedges.
Key West, Gypsy Chickens
A Gypsy Rooster, roosting in a tree in Mallory Square, Key West
Have you heard about the "Chicken Wars" in Key West? The island is divided into to those who love the roosters and hens who bring character to the island, and those who want them gone, siting that they...
The first thing one notices in Key West is how humid it is, making it almost unbearable to walk long distances. So we found ourselves hopping in the readily available taxis at least twice a day. Any destination in the main part of Key West is $3 a person. So basically, we paid $12 to go a...