Island Living

Why I love living and raising my family on Sanibel Island

How Dense Are We on Sanibel?

Many of you know that Sanibel is over 60% conservation land. But just how densely populated is the island? And how do we compare to other beach towns in Florida?

Why, You Wascally Wabbit!

Don’t let their cute faces fool you! Sanibel homeowners know the pain of having your landscapes destroyed by these wascally wabbits! How do we stop the madness?

Snowing in Tallahassee, Sunny on Sanibel!

While it’s been cold on island, with temperatures hanging in the low 60’s and even dipping down into the 40’s at night, we realize this is nothing compared to other states and even northern parts of Florida!

Five Must Do Florida Holiday Activities

The holiday season looks slightly different here in Southwest Florida than it does in other parts of the country. Here are 5 holiday activities that I think every visitor and resident of SWFL should experience!

To Decorate Or Not To Decorate?

That is the question most homeowner’s have when they have their home on the market during the holiday season. Here’s my advice…

We’re Thankful For Our Sanibel Community

It might be a bit cliche, but every year around this time I am reminded just how thankful we are to live in the Sanibel Community.

Is Sanibel The Right Community For You?

Here are a few tips on how to make sure you’re choosing the right community for your family’s lifestyle.

Sanibel Wildlife Update – Post Irma

An update on how the plants and animals weathered the storm, and what recovery efforts look like for our major non-profit organizations serving our environment.

How We Handled Hurricane Irma

Things are slowly getting back to normal here on island. What did we do to prep and evacuate Hurricane Irma on Sanibel Island?

How Lee County Schools Operate

Moving to Southwest Florida and Sanibel Island in particular can present many new experiences for families. Here’s how Lee Country Schools operate.