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Summer Daze

August 25, 2020 12:51 pm Published by

Summer Daze “Dot.calm” by Jane Silverman This is our first summer in the Keys and, can I say, that nobody told me about ALL THE RAIN. And the thunder. And the lightening. Then there’s the heat. And the mosquitos. And... Read More »

Fishing Lore

July 17, 2020 3:16 pm Published by

Fishing Lore “Dot.calm” by Jane Silverman Like many of us at Ocean Reef, I have spent the better part of a lifetime fishing. We all have vivid memories: the fresh salty scent of sea air, bluer than blue sky, the... Read More »

Virtual Deliciousness

June 29, 2020 10:43 am Published by

Virtual Deliciousness By Jody Steele Reflecting on the last few months of social distancing at Ocean Reef Club, a few memorable “silver linings” emerged. The Virtual Happy Hour with Sean Carroll, Director of Beverage & Wine Operations, and the Virtual... Read More »

Going the Distance

May 11, 2020 11:27 am Published by

Going the Distance By Jody Steele The Academy at Ocean Reef is well in to Distance Learning at all grade levels from PreKindergarten through Eighth Grade. Jerome Murphy, Head of School, explained how the students began on March 24th and... Read More »

Homeward Bound

May 5, 2020 10:05 am Published by

Homeward Bound “Dot.calm” by Jane Silverman We know many of you plan to continue social distancing at your Ocean Reef home, but if you do intend to start heading north for the summer, be sure and pack these great websites... Read More »


April 30, 2020 10:56 am Published by

CABIN FEVER SWEET STREAMS by Joan Birsh Streaming films and TV shows represents an invaluable distraction. But what to watch… I like lists. Not long lists (e.g. The 100 Most Popular Movies Ever). But short lists, like the one that... Read More »

Lost in Thought

April 28, 2020 11:26 am Published by

Lost in Thought “Dot.calm” by Jane Silverman Today, I am NOT thinking about COVID-19. I need a break from the daily anonymous numbers and shouting headlines, don’t you? Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global working-from-home wellness site thriveglobal.com, recommends “moderating our negative news... Read More »

Zoom, Zoom…

April 10, 2020 2:00 pm Published by

Zoom, Zoom Virtual Easter Events & More by Holly Houser, Ocean Reef Editorial Assistant Zoom Bingo In this time of social distancing, Members are trying to find new and creative ways to have fun and fill their time at home.... Read More »