Island Living

Why I love living and raising my family on Sanibel Island

[Video] Don’t miss out on this adventure

Looking for adventure? We share one of our family’s favorite island activities in our latest video blog.

Why We Love The Sanibel Wildlife Refuge

The Sanibel Wildlife Refuge referred to as Ding Darling is a great place to experience the island’s passion and care for nature and the environment.

Susan’s Guide to Sanibel Golf Courses

Southwest Florida has a number of championship golf courses, but did you know there are four Captiva and Sanibel Golf Courses right here on our islands?

You Gotta Love Sanibel Mailboxes!

Driving around the island your bound to spot of a few classic Sanibel mailboxes that make you smile!

Susan Tops List of “Women You Should Know” in SWFL

Susan McCallion has been selected as one of the women you should know – Movers & Shakers in Southwest Florida!

9 Ways to Get Involved with the Island Community

Looking to get involved in the community? There’s no better way than volunteering on Sanibel or Captiva Islands!

Sanibel 4th of July Parade

One of my favorite island celebrations is the Sanibel 4th of July Parade! Here’s a recap of the 2016 Sanibel 4th of July Parade.

Why are Mangroves Critical to Your Sanibel Real Estate

If you’re not from Florida, you might be wondering, “What’s so special about Mangroves on Sanibel?” I’m here to shed light on the importance of this native plant.

National Seashell Day!

The first day of Summer is now recognized as National Seashell Day here in Southwest Florida! Here’s how to shellebrate….

Bailey’s General Store

Bailey’s General Store is an island favorite for visitors and locals alike! What’s the history behind the Bailey family?