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 Ranch Homes/ Rambler A Ranch Style home is an American original. Originating in the 1920’s with the post war boom of the middle class, this architectural style home fused modernist ideas with the American Western period of wide open spaces to create a casual lifestyle. One story living with a long low pitch roof and deep overhanging eaves. The roof line was primarily cross gabled, single gable or hip. The home itself was either rectangular, L or U Shaped. Many had an attached garage, others none at all. The floor plan was simple with the living area separate from the bedrooms. Often times a sliding glass door leads to a patio and feature large glass windows. The exterior materials used where typically locally sourced and mixed such as stucco, brick, wood or stone. By the 1950’s, nine in every 10 homes built were a Ranch or Rambler style. By the late 20th Century the Ranch style home began to wane and Neo-Eclectic homes became the rage with their combination of the Cape Cod, Mission, T

Visit St. Croix: Eat @ Cane Bay

Such a funny name for this restaurant. Such a simple name for a place all you want to do is eat at! I am so excited about their shot menu! I love being able to try multiple items from a menu without being horribly stuffed after I meal. Why pay to be miserable? 

Try: 
Smoked Duck Pot Pie in a Phyllo Cup
Mahi Veciche with Citrus and Coconut
Bacon Wrapped Scallop with a spicy Hollandaise
Steak, Bacon, Blue Cheese with a Red Wine Drizzle
Surf and Turf: A lobster Nugget and Flank Steak with Truffle Hollandaise
Caprese: Tomato, basil, fresh mozz and balsamic Drizzle

Who's tongue is doing Pavlo's Dog right now? 

For Those Who Want A Bit More:

How about a BYO Burger/Veggie/Chicken. Build this guy up with so many options. 
I would Choose:

Bring on the Hamburger Patty with Swiss and Brie Cheese with a Fried Egg, Bacon and Chorizo. MMMMMM....





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