Captiva Island, Florida

My family recently visited Captiva Island, Florida. Captiva Island is a barrier island located in southwest Florida just north of Sanibel and off the coast of Fort Myers and was truly one of the most magical family trips we’ve enjoyed in a while. When my family was discussing where we’d like to visit this summer, the list […]

Daytona 500 {lots of firsts}

We just rolled back in yesterday from a two week trip to Daytona, Florida for Speed Weeks 2012. It starts the week before the actual Daytona 500 with various races that we like to watch,  practicing for the different races, qualifying for them, and then the actual big race of the Daytona 500. It’s the […]

Ponce Inlet, Florida

Every year when we visit Daytona for the NASCAR race, we like to take little “field trips” to learn more about the area. We usually have a stop planned for our little side excursions, but we also like to just get in the car and drive to discover something new. Through the years, we’ve found […]