Coastal Beach Decorating for Fall

beach ball painted pumpkins for Florida Fall decorating

It might feel like Fall up north but in Southwest Florida without falling leaves and colder temperatures, it’s not always easy to get into the pumpkin spice spirit. So, why not embrace our southern coastal differences and go with a beach themed fall decor? Here are some ideas to get you started: Beachy Decor Ideas …

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Things to Do In Sanibel Island’s Lighthouse Beach

Sanibel Lighthouse beach

Lighthouse beach is located at the eastern tip of Sanibel Island. This is one of the most scenic beaches in the island, not only is it home to the Sanibel Lighthouse but it also offers sweeping views of the San Carlos Bay and Fort Myers beach skyline as well as beautiful views of the Gulf …

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Guide To Visiting Rotary Park In Cape Coral

Rotary park mangrove preserve Cape Coral

Consisting of 97 acres, that includes mostly salt marsh, some upland and a lot of rock just under the surface, Rotary Park in Cape Coral is the result of funding from a grant from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection stipulating the area be preserved. The preserved area can not be developed (that is why it …

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Where To Eat In Gainesville With Kids

Satchels Gainesville

There are so many options when looking for a good place to eat in Gainesville but we picked some great family friendly options that run the gamut from pizza and southern fare to sushi and popsicles. Satchels Pizza If you are visiting Gainesville with kids Satchels Pizza is not to be missed.  This pizza joint offers …

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SWFL Parents: What You Need to Know About Solar Eclipse Safety

As exciting as the solar eclipse may be, there are some safety concerns. here is everything that SWFL parents need to know about the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st.  Solar Eclipse Info & Safety The first total solar eclipse since 1918 will be able to be viewed in Southwest Florida on August 21st between …

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McDonald’s Across South Florida Giving Away Over 20,000 Free Breakfasts

Love McDonald’s? Love free things? Then you’ll love this news! During the month of August, participating McDonald’s restaurants across South Florida will be giving two guests free breakfast every single day! Over 300 restaurants in Southwest Florida, West Palm Beach and Southeast Florida are participating and will each randomly select two guests to receive a …

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$1 Summer Movies in Southwest Florida

$1 Summer Movies at select Regal Theaters in Southwest Florida

One dollar to see a movie in the theaters? Yes, please! We look forward to Regal theater’s Summer Movie Express each year at Gulf Coast Town Center and Bell Tower Shops (see all locations). It’s especially an affordable way to cool off in the summer and keep kids entertained while school is out. It’s also …

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H&M to Open at Miromar Outlets

H&M Opening at Miromar Outlets

Is your closet lacking the latest floral trend or fringe? The affordable and trendy European retailer H&M is coming to Miromar Outlets in Estero, Florida. Measuring approximately 23,000 square feet, the new location is set to open in the fall of 2017. It will inhabit the former Hanes space and offer clothing for the whole family, as well …

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Great STEAM Summer Camps In Southwest Florida

From robotics and video game design to awakening your child’s inner artist with painting classes there are many options in Southwest Florida when it comes to summer camps that promote STEAM learning (in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math). Here are some of our favorite options for STEAM camps in Fort Myers, …

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iWonder STEAM Camps in Fort Myers: Sparking Creative Thinking And Innovation

Summer can be the perfect time for kids to explore special interests, focus on being creative and innovative and focus on learning through fun activities and discovery. When looking for a summer camp we always look for a program that exposes our kids to new experiences and knowledge. This year we are really excited for our …

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