10 Reasons Why Island Life Suits Me Perfectly

We all have our reasons for moving to an island, most of us sharing similar motives. Slower pace. Escaping some life situation we’ve grown tired of (insert: bad job, bad weather, bad relationship here). An undeniable attraction to the color … Continue reading

Those Embarrassing Island Newbie Errors

Have you ever wished that you could travel back in time and give your Past Self some tips, recommendations, or warnings? If I, for example, could travel back to 1997, I would tell my Past Self to avoid the denim … Continue reading

Swiping Right in the Seychelles

Written by: LOUISE HIGGINS   Coming from London, I am not averse to the world of internet dating or, to be even more specific, Tinder dating. As it becomes more prevalent in our day to day lives, it becomes ever more common … Continue reading

How Island Living Changes You

Written by: CARIE WILLIAMS   We did not move to an island on a mission to become different people. On the contrary, we changed our environment to better suit our personalities. That does not mean we haven’t seen some unexpected … Continue reading

7 Things No One Tells You about Moving to a Rock

As we near our second year anniversary of making the leap to move to an island, site unseen, I have realized some “truths” about life on a rock. When we were grappling with the decision of making the move, I … Continue reading

The Art of Island Civility

Written by: DARLENE MCCARTHY BARNFIELD     “Good morning. How are you?” If you’re smart, this is the first expression you’ll add to your verbal repertoire upon arriving in Bermuda, followed very quickly by “good afternoon” and then, of course, … Continue reading

An Education in Rock Real Estate

Choosing to make our favorite rock, Grenada, our permanent home was the easy part. Deciding on the type of housing that would be best for us proved to be more of a challenge. Our thought process went something like this: … Continue reading