Curt Smith of the St. Simons Historical Society

The Captivating History of St. Simon’s Island Surrounds the King & Prince Resort   Over the past few months we’ve been taking a true journey through the Golden Isle of St. Simons, located off the coast of Georgia. We have met the most interesting people, listened to some amazing tales, and walked through the doors […]

Christ Church Has That Special Aura About It

Places of beauty are numerous, but there are very few that when you walk through them, you can actually feel the history that surrounds you. The scent of the gardens outside, the brilliant sun shining through a stained glass window that has lit the faces of many prominent individuals over the centuries…this the place we […]

Siesta Key Photo Essay. Afternoon of 2.16.2012

It was a beautiful sunny afternoon on Siesta Key.  Lots of folks swimming, playing volley ball and just chillin in the sand.                                                            

Rothenbach Park Sarasota Florida

    Rothenbach Park 8650 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota Rothenbach Park is a true community park offering many opportunities for recreational and nature based fun. Its amenities feature some of the most advanced recycling and sustainable building techniques and materials available including soy-based insulation, high reflective roof materials, recycled content siding, waterless urinals, high efficiency […]

Corner Stone Coffee House & Deli

  While driving this past week through South Dakota across hwy 90.  I needed a Breve and a place to work. At Mitchell, South Dakota  we made a great discovery, The Corner Stone Coffee House & Deli. A great setting with fast wifi and lots of natural light.   I had the tomato soup.  It […]

Have Fun: Don’t forget your pants

  On the very first day of a new year, I like to do something ~memorable.  For several years I have participated in some sort of Polar Bear Plunge.  You know, jumping into icy cold water with other crazy souls to “refresh the spirit”. I had just arrived back in Montana two days earlier from […]

Christmas Morning on Siesta Key, Florida

Started the day early to sit on the beach drinking Mimosa’s to welcome the dawn.  Got to the beach before the light of day.  There were only two other cars in the parking lot on this morning.  As we strolled across the sand with cups in hand to toast the dawn others arrive, with the same idea […]

Madison River Buffalo Jump

Early June one Sunday Morning, we went for a drive and end up at the Madison River Buffalo Jump. Early June is a great time to go hike up the cliffs and make the loop through the park. When buffalo roamed the plains, native people followed  seasonal patterns influenced by the lifecycles of plants, spawning […]

A Sunday Afternoon Paddle About

Yesterday was one of those perfect days of sun and a little breeze blowing off the gulf.  I had thrown the kayaks on the roof of the van, strapped them down and headed out to siesta key for an afternoon of paddling. upon arriving at the Turtle Beach Access on the south end of Siesta […]

20th Annual Mustang Shelby Ford Car Show (photo essay 2)

Here more photo’s of some pretty amazing cars.  St Armand’s Circle is an incredible place to spend the day shopping and eating.                                                                   […]