Archive for April, 2011

More Sanibel Wildlife

   This little screech owl appeared recently in an owl box on South Yachtsman on Sanibel.  It is owl nesting season, but we don’t know if there is a nest in the box or if he’s just hanging out. Read More »

Happy Earth Day

Free admission to bikers and hikers at Ding Darling today with no cars to get in the way.  They are celebrating the 41st anniversary of Earth Day.  Come on out and enjoy this gorgeous weather we’re having. Read More »

Wanee Music Festival

We have just returned from this annual music fest on the Suwannee River near Live Oak, FL.  This was our second year and the music was better than ever with 3 days worth of music from such bands as The Steve Miller Band, Robert Plank, and The Allman Brothers.  Although there were “issues” with our rental RV, the great music,... Read More »

Snowy Plover Nesting Time

It’s snowy plover nesting season.  Watch out for nests on the beach…they’re very well camouflaged! Read More »

Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge

They are using infrared, motion-activated remote cameras now to photograph the wildlife at night in three different areas of the preserve.  So far there are more bobcat photos then expected and even some of the lone coyote.  What a great non-invasive way to monitor and observe the animals. Read More »

Sanibel Farmers Market

Only a few weeks left to enjoy the farmer’s market on Sunday mornings.  There’s a greater variety of booths this year.  Along with  fresh fruits and vegetables at good prices, there are many other unusual items to tempt you.  It’s a good place to take the dog and catch up with friends.  It’s located outside city hall and the easiest... Read More »

Sanibel Condo with Gulf Views

I have a new listing at Pointe Santo #C-35.  This is a remodeled 3 bedroom/2 bath unit with Gulf and lagoon views priced to sell at $879,000.  Sanibel does not have a lot of 3 bedroom weekly rental units so don’t miss out on this one.  Three day rentals are allowed also.  This unit did over $63,000 last year in... Read More »