• No Snakes on a Plane, but There’s a Shark in the Canal

    The Reef-Seeker was running a bit rough last week, and since I had an empty schedule I rebuilt the carburetor and reinstalled it this morning. She was running great, so Mom, Tina and I took her for a test voyage…

    Flat open ocean
  • Unbeatable Beef Stew

    This is an amazing beef stew recipe that’s super quick and easy to make. The beer and taco seasoning cook together so brilliantly it’s unbelievable. Makes 4 servings. Ingredients 1.5 Lbs Beef Brisket 2 Large Potatoes 2 Medium Onions 1…

    Unbeatable Beef Stew
  • Where Have All the Fishes Gone?

    A few years ago, Honda Matt, Tawny, Charles and I had an addiction. It wasn’t an affinity to drugs and we weren’t alcoholics. We had an addiction to fishing. We fished the Chesapeake Bay and coastal Atlantic so frequently it…

    I own this inlet
  • On and Around an Island

    January of 2012 was a busy month for Tina and I. We were itching to get to South Florida and start a new life together. We managed to pull it off – we got a decent condo, packed our belongings,…

  • A Manatee at the PPP

    A manatee recently visited my parents house (the Pink Pelican Palace) in Key Largo. Here are a few pictures that Tina snapped of the friendly creature attempting to get a drink of fresh water. I wish I could have seen…

  • Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

    Ingredients 1 Roll Pre-made Pizza Dough 1/4 Cup (or more) Ranch Dressing 1/4 Cup Chopped Red Pepper 1/4 Cup Chopped Yellow Onion 1/4 Cup Chopped Cooked Chicken 1/8 Cup Crushed Cooked Bacon 1/2 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese 1 Tsp Italian…

    Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza
  • Sweet & Sour Green Beans

    Ingredients 2 Tbsp Sesame Oil 2 Tbsp Peanut Oil 4 Cloves Garlic, minced 1 Tbsp Ginger, minced 1/4 Cup Soy Sauce 2 Cups Fresh Green Beans 1 Medium Onion Juice from 1 Lime 1 Tbsp toasted sesame seeds    …

    Sweet & Sour Green Beans
  • Road Trip to Virginia Beach, VA

    [travel type=”roadtrip” from=”Savannah, GA” to=”Virginia Beach, VA”]

  • Road Trip to Savannah, GA

    [travel type=”roadtrip” from=”High Springs, FL” to=”Savannah, GA”]

  • Road Trip to High Springs, FL

    [travel type=”roadtrip” from=”Panama City Beach, FL” to=”High Springs, FL”]