Posted by Valerie Tutor on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 12:15am.
Happy New Year! It is 2016 and we are off to a busy start again in SW Florida. Folks are streaming back in to our area for their seasonal visits. Having said that, I must say that it is cold here! Really. El Nino has been doing his thing bringing cold weather and a few storms to us. Of course, cold is probably relative. It will be 50° in the morning on Sanibel. The news said it was
Posted by Valerie Tutor on Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 9:25pm.
Merry Christmas to you all! I usually have great plans to be completely ready for the holiday season and usually, like now, those plans go by the wayside. I love this time of the year on the islands, though. All the stores and businesses decorate so beautifully and at night, it is a tropical wonderland. Last Saturday on Captiva, we watched the annual Christmas Boat Parade
at a friend’s house on the bay.&...
Posted by Valerie Tutor on Sunday, November 15th, 2015 at 3:20pm.
November in Sanibel-Captiva-Fort Myers and our winter residents are back! Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We have so much to be thankful for here in paradise. I am so grateful to live here and for all my wonderful friends, neighbors and clients! Right now, I am enjoying watching the Florida Gators play on the big screen while relaxing at Sanibel Island Fish House
restaurant, great weekend specials and the best Fish ...
Posted by Valerie Tutor on Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:13am.
Wow. October already. Fall is here now on our island paradise. We can tell because the temperature drops to the 70’s at night & 80’s in the day, the summer rains move away, and the air becomes less humid. The SW Florida area begins to hum with an undercurrent of excitement as we prepare for our winter residents & visitors to return. The Sanibel Farmer’s Market
had a tremendous opening last ...
Posted by Valerie Tutor on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 2:12pm.
Happy July! Here is hoping your July 4th was as much fun as ours on the island. Our annual 4th of July parade
down Periwinkle is a blast with lots of participation from island businesses as well as residents and visitors who just want to be in a parade. We love to pay tribute to our military to whom we are so thankful. The Island Fireworks celebration off the