Any one planning to attend the Sanibel Island Writers Conference November 8 to 1…

Any one planning to attend the Sanibel Island Writers Conference November 8 to 11? Keynote speaker Susan Orlean is best known as the author of “The Orchid Thief.” This bestselling book and true account about Florida orchid poachers eventually became the Oscar-winning movie “Adaptation.”

The 4th annual Sanibel-Captiva Cracker Festival returns to The Bait Box on Frida…

The 4th annual Sanibel-Captiva Cracker Festival returns to The Bait Box on Friday, November 2. The Sanibel- Captiva Chapter of Solutions To Avoid Red Tide, Inc. (START) is busily preparing a grand evening of dining, dancing to the music of to the music of Danny Morgan and The Apple Butter Band. Click like if you have been to heard of the Cracker Fest!

There was at least one coyote sighting on Sanibel this past week. Coyotes are v…

There was at least one coyote sighting on Sanibel this past week. Coyotes are very shy, perhaps even more difficult to see than our bobcats. The name coyote is one of very few words that have come to us from the Aztec language. The Aztec name for this adaptive and intelligent member of the Canidae family was coyotl, meaning God's dog. We love every kind of dog on Sanibel 🙂