Author: July 15th, 2014| Date:
Sanibel Island doesn’t just have summer time, we have island time. When visitors come to Sanibel, they are often looking for an escape. While the rest of the world might be hustling and bustling, we are taking our time and enjoying the scenery. One of the best ways to relax on the island is to soak up the rays on [...]
Author: July 8th, 2014| Date:
Sanibel Island is known for its beautiful migratory bird population. In fact, there are over 250 birds recognized for being in Sanibel at all different times of the year. Some species are fairly common, while others are very rare. Every bird is special in its own way, but we are excited to tell you about our favorite birds that you can [...]
Author: June 18th, 2014| Date:
In older posts I have talked about the more recent history of Sanibel Island but I thought today I’d go a little further back. Sanibel Island was not the quiet island community and vacation destination it is today. The island’s long history has played a large part in the evolution of the island from its roots to the place we [...]
Author: June 6th, 2014| Date:
By: Shelly Sanders In case you didn’t know, tomorrow, June 7, J. N. “Ding” Darling Wildlife Refuge is celebrating National Trails Day. You don’t have to wait for Trails Day to enjoy the many paths found all over Sanibel Island. There are over a dozen different organized nature exploration activities you can take part in throughout the year, from trails to boat tours to [...]
Author: May 22nd, 2014| Date:
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa (itlaptoprlc236.rlcarriers.com/sundial) is serious about its U.S. patriotism. So much so that the resort has scheduled official Flag Raising ceremonies at 8 a.m. on Memorial Day, Flag Day and July 4, accompanied by a musical tribute from attendees. A costumed Uncle Sam will share in the festivities.
Author: May 18th, 2014| Date:
Today is International Museum Day! My family spent the whole weekend visiting Sanibel Island museums.
Author: May 9th, 2014| Date:
Want to know what the best thing about Mother’s Day is? Being the mom! I decided to explore this holiday's roots and find out the history of Mother's Day.
Author: May 1st, 2014| Date:
I am so excited about the Kentucky Derby Party at Sundial this weekend! As a rule, I have never been an avid horse racing fan but the Kentucky Derby is different.
Author: April 23rd, 2014| Date:
Take your lunch outside and have a picnic! We have a spectacular weather forecast for the week, with temperatures in the high 70s, low 80s and sunny skies.
Author: April 17th, 2014| Date:
Being an avid bicyclist on an island filled with trails, I was happy to discover that next month is the official National Bike Month.