Bowman's Beach, Sanibel, Island, FL

Bowman’s Beach Sanibel Island, FL

Florida's Bowman's Beach in Lee County met national water quality standards 98 percent of the time over the past five years. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency included Bowman's Beach among 35 … [Read More...]

Young Burrowing Owls

Burrowing Owls in Cape Coral

Southwest Florida is known for its year around population of Burrowing Owls. Burrowing Owls live in burrows which are similar to a Prairie Dog burrow. Their offspring are born in the spring and are a … [Read More...]

More About Cape Coral, FL

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Burrowing Owls with Chicks

I found these parents out watching over one of their adventurous chicks at the Pelican Baseball Park in Cape Coral, FL. There are four chicks in this burrow, but only one was allowed out to play on this beautiful April day. Burrowing Owls are protected so most of the known burrows in Cape Coral have … [Read More...]

My Favorite Cafe is First Watch Cafe in Fort Myers

My Favorite Cape Coral Cafe is in Fort Myers

Favorite restaurants and cafes are a personal thing. I'm pretty sure we have different requirements, likes and dislikes, when it comes to eating out. Your first big clue is that I'm a vegan so meat and dairy menu items don't get my attention where a great veggie burger will. That said, I think we … [Read More...]

Lee County Fair 2014

SW Florida Lee County Fair 2014

A video to share some of what I saw at the Southwest Florida Lee County Fair. I went on Wednesday afternoon during a Senior Day promotion. It was a beautiful day to be out and for the price of the $3.00 admission (with coupon) it was a bargain. Royalty Free Music by www.Incompetech.com. … [Read More...]

Cape Coral Boaters Paradise

Cape Coral Florida Boaters Paradise

Cape Coral, Florida is located on Florida's southwest coast. With hundreds of miles of canals, many which connect your backyard to the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico, Cape Coral is a boaters paradise. I was on the fishing pier at the Yacht Club Community Park when I observed a couple … [Read More...]

Cape Coral Art Show and Exhibit

Festival of the Arts Photo Gallery

If you got out to the 2014 Cape Coral Festival of the Arts, you had to love the day. I got there about noon on Saturday. Parking was not nearly as difficult as I imagined even though there appeared to be a huge crowd. I was impressed with the quality and diversity of the exhibits, the fun food … [Read More...]

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Photos: 1953 Ford Victoria Customline – Sweet Lips

Sweet Lips, Sweet Car! I was driving on Nicholas Parkway in Cape Coral when I came across this beautifully restored classic 1953 Ford Victoria Customline. I shouldn't be suprised. Cape Coral is known for its classic and antique cars. Sweet Lips is a red, 2-door, hardtop. The Ford Victoria was … [Read More...]

What I bought at the Cape Coral Farmers Market

What I Purchased at the Farmers Market

Yesterday was a bit slow at the Farmers Market in Cape Coral, but it was Thanksgiving weekend. However, it was a beautiful day, Yard Dog Charlie was as entertaining as ever, the blue berry muffins were yummy and I found great deals on fresh veggies. I spent all of $14.50, plus two dollars for the … [Read More...]