It’s May! and South Walton is busy, designing homes and renovations, creating new gardens and ...
Spring brings renewal and hope, as the earth pushes forth new growth, trees open soft ...
My favorite season has arrived! The sound of morning birds, longer days, trees and plants ...
February ushers in St. Valentine’s Day! Who or what do you love? The special people below just all happen to be women – was not planned, but let’s face it….women are the nurturers of love, beauty, and balance in the world. Let me introduce you to: “The Workshop” at Shops of Uptown Grayton Beach (next […]
Here in South Walton, FL in the off season, it is quieter, and you can sometimes comb the beach where the only footprints are yours and some bird or turtle tracks! When I flip the calendar to a new year I feel inspired to review and start fresh – a do-over! I ran into a […]
Hanukkah Christmas and New Year’s Eve, I could tell you about the amazing year we have had here in Walton County, FL, in real estate and commerce – new homes and businesses opening, the successful art shows like my friend Aaron Sutton had http://aaronsutton.com/, wine festivals, parades, and charities that raised funds to bring hope and […]
SPECIAL is the key word that describes our community – you feel it when you are a visitor and know it when you make this area your home. Yes, we are blessed with magnificent turquoise water and soft white sand, great dining, shopping, and festivities! The Holiday Season is upon us, and it sparkles even […]
We built a house, moved in (will blog about that later!) and now Sweet Tea Florida is back! During the hiatus, it took a kick in the pants to get to the finish line, but worth it! Beautiful house, back to nature in Pt. Washington, and all that Northwest Florida has to offer! The monarchs […]
WALTON COUNTY has experienced a building frenzy!!!! with sounds of hammers and saws buzzing in the salt air all spring and summer – our neighborhood included. In the last 6 months, we have had 6 properties go under contract. We are finalizing our new home and looking forward to moving in soon. Here’s […]
SUMMER in South Walton is lush with cool green vegetation, towering magnolias and oaks, rustling palmettos, and colorful native perennials. If you are wanting a simple, but beautiful landscape, don’t fight Mother Nature. Here in Florida we have sand, and many species thrive in this natural environment, and will withstand wind, even lack of […]
When was the last time you sat at a rustic picnic table with your kids, co-workers or friends, boasting a menu of fried chicken, pimento cheese sandwiches, cold lemonade http://allrecipes.com/recipes/drinks/lemonade/, iced tea with orange and lemon slices, whoopee pies http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Whoopie-Pies-107615 and told stories of your family’s history that will be forever etched in their memories of time […]
I was asked by a FEMA volunteer to post the following message that about one more week is left to declare any damage from the recent storms here in NW Florida. CALL 800-621-FEMA (3362) to apply or www.disasterassistance.gov for more information. They are going property to property making sure everyone is notified. I want to […]
Scott and I went for our “wellness visits”, which gave us 10% off our insurance. We went to the same doctor a couple weeks apart. Good news – we are well for the most part, but they used different labs for mine. I asked why. The doctor said, ”Well….with the new healthcare regulations, the […]