A new culinary experience — the SWFL Chef Invitational — will grace the Sanibel Community House later this month as six Southwest Florida professional chefs take the stage with seven youngsters who are participating in the Culinary Education program.
“Come out and support us and the culinary program,” Community House Resident Chef Jarred Harris said. “There will be excellent entertainment, top shelf food and chefs looking to impress.” » Read more
Today’s post (and photo) are courtesy of Andy!
“When birding, you will often find a special bird tucked in with similar birds. Here, pictured on our beach, is a lesser black-backed Gull. His distinguishing feature is his yellow legs. See if you can identify all the birds pictured!” » Read more
Well, you can’t find all this in Minnesota!
One of our owners’ sons, Tim S., couldn’t believe his good luck during his recent holiday visit. He said he found seven — yes, seven! — huge Horse Conchs this time around, in addition to a table-sized collection of more beautiful shells.
Wonder if he bought a new suitcase to take them all home? » Read more
As the sun sets on another year, we look back fondly of time spent with our guests at Ocean’s Reach. We’re truly grateful that you’ve made us a part of your lives and hope that your memories of time spent here will continue to warm your hearts for years to come.
On behalf of the owners and staff at Ocean’s Reach, we want to send along our very best wishes for a happy and healthy New Year! » Read more
Just wanted to share this great photo that Ronnie and Cecile G. — longtime guests from Fort Payne, AL — sent us of their hand-made Scallop Shell Christmas Tree!
We hope it reminds them of years and years worth of favorite memories at Ocean’s Reach.
If it were us, we’d hate to pack it away! » Read more
THE 12 DAYS OF AN OCEAN’S REACH CHRISTMAS
On the 1st day of Christmas, my true love gave to me
A walk along my favorite beach!
On the 2nd day of Christmas, my true love gave to me
2 shells from Andy
On the 3rd day of Christmas, my true love gave to me
3 island bike rides
On the 4th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me
4 fish a’swimming
On the 5th day of Christmas, » Read more
Christmas magic is silent.
You don’t hear it — You feel it, you know it, you believe it.
— Kevin Alan Milne » Read more
Broadway Broadway Palm Children’s Theatre sets sail on a Christmas pirate adventure with “Jingle ARRGH the Way” playing selected dates through December 24.
This all-new musical is based on Melinda Long’s children’s book, How I Became a Pirate.
A mysterious message sends Captain Braid Beard and his pirate crew back to seek out the young Jeremy Jacob to help solve a riddle and find the Christmas treasure. » Read more