Island Living

Why I love living and raising my family on Sanibel Island

Sea Serpents and Quiet Nights – Settling in on Sanibel Island

I have welcomed many new residents to Sanibel Island over the years – and I love hearing their stories about settling in on Sanibel Island!

Our Thoughts on SWFL Water Conditions

We recognize that there has been a lot of buzz surrounding the Lake Okeechobee “Lake O’” water releases lately – so we’re weighing in with our thoughts on the topic.

Sanibel Public Library

The Sanibel Public Library has been one of the best resources on the island that my whole family enjoys!

Lavish Lanai Living

Living on Sanibel means you probably enjoy the outdoors – especially your outdoor lanai. So, here are a few lavish lanai setups that will inspire you, or at least make you smile.

Red Front Door Tradition

Ever wonder the significance of houses with a red front door? It turns out, theres tradition behind the red front door!

Not Your Average Sanibel Vacation Home

A 24×24 foot beach cottage might not sound like an ideal vacation home by today’s standards, but the Walker Guest House home epitomizes the simple lifestyle of Sanibel Island.

5 Coastal Holiday Decor Tricks

To help you get started with your coastal holiday decor – here are 5 tips and tricks we found for the perfect coastal holiday.

Luminary Night on Sanibel

Last year was our first time participating in Luminary Night on Sanibel – and we had a tremendous turn out!

Veterans Day on Sanibel

Every year, for as long as I can remember, the City of Sanibel hosts this special program in honor of our Veterans, many of which who attend are full-time or part-time island residents.

Marinas on Sanibel and Captiva

Island living largely includes boating and fishing. To get you out on the water in no time, we’ve created a list of Marinas on Sanibel and Captiva island.