Monthly Archives: May 2010

Taylor Bay Beach and Sandbar playtime

Lucky little munchkin……….not many can say that they had a tropical sandbar playground to themselves for the whole afternoon. A magical afternoon as the tide drifted out and exposed the sandbars at Taylor Bay.  A gentle breeze ruffled the water … Continue reading

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Snorkeling Gal

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Leeward Beach

One of my favourite photos taken in the late afternoon one day out at Leeward Beach. Shooting through some wispy sea oats and grasses, two empty deck chairs sit overlooking a spectacular hazy turquoise ocean. Such gentle pastel colours mixed with a … Continue reading

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Frangipani blooming

Outside our bedroom window, my Frangipani is blooming to beat the band.  A profusion of white blossoms with yellow centres. There’s a stunning pink Frangipani out at Da Conch Shack in Blue Hills. These next photos were taken there a few … Continue reading

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Rain clouds over the ocean

And finally the rains came…………..over 5 inches recorded Today, we woke up to overcast skies and RAIN. We’ve had no rain for so long that even the local bushes and shrubs had withered up leaves. Our large mahogany tree dropped all … Continue reading

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Sandbar at Bonefish Point

It doesn’t get any better than this……a beautiful afternoon and the boat is anchored out off the sand bar and a beautiful beach. Time for some great photos as low tide means just inches of water over the sands of … Continue reading

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Opuntia Cactus

All this dry weather and no rain has been ideal for our large Opuntia Cactus also known as Prickly Pear Cactus. It is blooming to beat the band with large bright yellow flowers. A dried almond leaf was caught up … Continue reading

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Marina Sunset

A wonderful way to relax after a busy day. We go up on the hill and just sit enjoying the view as we watch the sun set. I sure missed this while in Miami for all those weeks.   Marta … Continue reading

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Desert Rose

To all you beautiful and special Moms out there…….HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY! Wishing Moms everywhere a sun shiny day filled with love and laughter and a rose or two. Our Desert Roses here at Harbour Club Villas seem to be thriving in … Continue reading

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The all important Mangrove

Mangroves protect shorelines from storm and hurricane winds, waves and floods and also serve as valuable nurseries for fish and conch. The shallow waters surrounding the pheumatophores or aerial roots provide a sanctuary and food for juvenile fish, turtles, lobster and … Continue reading

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