Island Living

Why I love living and raising my family on Sanibel Island

Sanibel Historical Museum and Village

History buffs – this is your place! The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village features 7 original buildings from Sanibel’s early years.

Not Your Average Monday Morning

It wasn’t your average Monday morning in the office – to include rescuing an injured turtle to CROW, Sanibel’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Clinic.

Does Southwest Florida Have Fall?

In the state of “Endless Summer” does Florida even celebrate Fall?

Welcome To Shell Wonderland!

We recently visited Sanibel’s unique Shell Museum. Get a glimpse at Shell Wonderland!

Space Launch on Sanibel?

There are a number of unique sightings on Sanibel, however, this weeks rocket launch tops the charts!

The Sanibel School

It’s time for back to school on Sanibel and Captiva Islands, and you might be wondering, “Where do kids who live on Sanibel and Captiva go to school?”

Summertime Swimming and Boating on Sanibel

Its summertime and you guessed it, the days are long and warm here on the Islands. With more people in the water than on the beach, and more boaters hitting the waterways, it’s important to keep these safety tips in mind.

How To Identify Native Palm Trees on Island

Tall, skinny palm trees with huge green branches may be the typical palm that is always illustrated. However, the islands have a wide variety of palm trees that vary in size and stature.

Independence Day Celebrations on the Islands

Every year, the islands celebrate Independence Day with a patriotic parade down Periwinkle Way. Celebrate America’s Birthday, Island-Style!

How Tides Affect Shelling & Fishing

If you are a serious sheller or fisher, you know that the tides play an important role in choosing the best times to set out on an excursion.