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Suddenly Every Real Estate Agent is a Relocation Expert So, as you can imagine, the announcement of the Hertz Corporation relocation to southwest Florida was big news and immediately imaginary cash registers started ringing in a lot of people’s heads. Naturally, real estate agents with the image of seven hundred employees stampeding to Bonita Springs […]
Estero is the Future Home to Fortune 500 Hertz Hertz Rental Corporate Headquarters – Another coup for the Bonita Springs, Estero area. Barely over the “Dunk City” phenomenon, a new announcement by the city of Bonita Springs and the Bonita Springs Economic Development Council declared that Hertz is moving to the corner of US41/Williams Road […]
Bonita Springs Sammy The Snook Sign The Sammy the Snook Sign is up at the Liles Hotel. Stop in and see the “Big Dog” exhibit and look for Sammy. He’s out front by the butterfly gardens. Tons going on at the park, stop in for a walk!
Harlem Shake with Easter Eggs in Bonita Springs
A Hibiscus on Bonita Beach Florida
Southwest Spotlight Newspaper Well, it’s not about real estate so it’s a actually fun to write again. If you know me or read my blog, Life In Bonita Springs, for a while you’ll know that I like the outdoors. I like wildlife, nature, woods, rivers, you name it. This first issue, on stands now, is […]
Southwest Florida Weather in February This is Baily. Baily wanted you to know that this is what February weather is like in Bonita Springs, Florida. We’ve had picture perfect weather this week! Yesterday, I had the opportunity to take a boat ride on one of Baywater Exclusive Boat Club’s boats, the doubled decker boat with […]
Minor Delay With Today’s Monarch Hatchlings It’s raining in Bonita Springs Florida today but, I will point out, there is still going to be a high of seventy-seven degrees. Life in Bonita Springs.
Backyard Butterfly Gardening in Bonita Springs Fla If you do not see the video above: http://youtu.be/PVYjW_V_1Hg
Bonita Springs Backyard Butterfly Experiment Let me tell you a little story about the time I went to my neighborhood’s community pool to tan my lily white, fructose rich body. I had gotten a little pudgy and decided to bite the bullet, tan that fat and start working on getting healthy. I sucked up […]
Florida Bobcat in Bonita Springs, Florida If you do not see the video above click: http://youtu.be/6U1eh5W1HRA This Florida bobcat was spotted behind my neighbors house in Brendan Cove in Bonita Springs, Florida. There is a designated nature preserve behind our homes. We frequently see Florida bobcat. I have even had the opportunity to see them […]
Seriously, this was someone’s bathroom counter. This is a dead stuffed cat. That is all. A four foot snake skin thumbtacked to a wall. Why? The tragedies I’ve seen through the years while selling Bonita Springs Real Estate are now being put in an album for future enjoyment. Feel free to take a look, here: […]
Ho Ho Ho – This Guy Scares The Crap Out of Me
The Downing Frye Realty Offices are relocating effective December 15, 2012. The offices will be moving to the southwest corner of US 41/Tamiami Trail and Coconut Road in Bonita Springs, Florida. The actual street address of Downing Frye Realty, Inc. is: 23421 Walden Center Drive, Suite # 200 Bonita Springs, FL 34134 Downing Frye Realty […]
Spotted Hiking CREW Marsh Trails
Riverside Park – Island Park – Depot Park – Liles Hotel When you’re done staring at the cute little dog in front of the Artists Cottage at the Liles Hotel, shut down your computer and go to the park. Do it right now. Personally, I consider it a crime that more people do not visit […]
Find Things to Do in Bonita Springs, Florida Ever wonder how you can stay on top of super current events in Bonita Springs, Florida? It’s as easy as tuning in to local Bonita Springs social media channel. Here are a list of the most current local Bonita Springs area Facebook and social media channels to […]
Downtown Farmer’s Market Open for 2023-2013 Season The Downtown Seasonal Farmer’s Market is open for the season every Wednesday. Enjoy the video above of the vendors who are available. Items available at the farmer’s market include a huge variety of fresh vegetables, fruits, seafood, baked goods, pastry, novelties, heirloom seeds, gardening supplies, local honey, local […]
You’re probably thinking … “I wondered if I frittered my youth away?” Yes, you did.
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Hurricane Isaac – Tropical Storm Isaac Bonita Springs Just like I did with Hurricane Faye, stay tuned for continuing coverage of Tropical Storm Isaac and Hurricane Isaac storm covering effecting Bonita Springs and Estero … but with the truth and less drama than the network stations who are trying to sell ad time. The […]
Slum Dawg Dillionaire Found a Conch There was a debate about whether it was a whelk or a conch … technically, we think he found a conch eating a whelk. See the whelk shell sticking out of the pink fleshy area, the conch was eating it! If “The Google” is correct the pink flesh makes […]
Things to Do in Bonita Springs Florida Life In Bonita Springs also has a Facebook page which shares other items of interest for those who are trying to keep up with area events, things to do, news worthy publications that are just easier to tack onto a Facebook page than to write a webpage or […]
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Don’t You Wish Your MinPin Was This Awesome? This Paddleboard was purchased from Chad at www.SWFLstandup.com. He rents paddleboards in Bonita Springs, too. He’ll drop them off and even ride along on the tour for safety. We’re graduates now so you’ll notice he’s not lurking around making sure we don’t hurt ourselves anymore.
Manatee at Lover’s Key – New Pass Bonita Springs We saw this Manatee while out paddleboarding in the back bay of Lover’s Key. If you do not see the video above, click: Manatee in Bonita Springs
Morning Dew on Florida Flowers
Crossings at Bonita Bay Flowers
Where to See Dolphins in Bonita Springs The dolphins are usually in the pass so it’s not unusual to see them there like I did the day I tried standup paddle boarding. I was a little early for the outing so I went to take pictures off of the New Pass Bridge. A dolphin showed […]
Tropical Storms in Bonita Springs, Florida If you do not see the video above click: http://youtu.be/ET5Dyt8ETc4
The Bonitian Back Ten Feet Saga So I started tending my back ten feet, gardening for butterflies specifically. The short version of the story is that there is so much nature, birds, bees, critters, you name it, coming to visit these days. In the last week we have had an enormous pair of Pileated Woodpeckers […]
SW Florida International Airport Near Bonita Springs, Fl Bonita Springs, Florida offers fast access to Fort Myers International Airport RSW. Generally a trip to the airport from Bonita Springs is about thirty minutes or less. The distance is less than twenty miles from most locations in Bonita Springs to Southwest Florida International Airport. During the […]
Historic Vintage Homes Antique Homes Bonita Springs When you have the opportunity, take a drive down Pennsylvania Avenue in Bonita Springs, Florida. Where Oak Creek meets Pennsylvania, an architect by the name of Christian Busk has salvaged and preserved historic homes. Founders and influential residents of Bonita Springs and the SW Florida area have often […]
The Mexican Butterfly Weed First, I apologize for the mediocre picture. I was so excited to see the caterpillars that I whipped out the cell phone and snapped a picture right away before the sun set fully. Second, this nature experiment started sort of by accident because I took a picture of the plant in […]
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Just Off of The Walking Trails and Bike Path
Things to Do – Hike the CREW Trails
Just Off of The Walking Paths of Bonita Bay To learn more about the homes in Augusta Creek, read also: Augusta Creek at Bonita Bay
Beauty Is In The Eye of The Beholder of The Camera Totally got jacked up taking a picture of this by a not so nice person, at the not so Louvre, who demanded this or that and wanted to walk me to the door. I asked if every person with an iPhone gets kicked out, […]
Growing All Over in Bonita Bay in Bonita Springs It’s a Starburst or a Clerodendrum quadriloculare, if you’re wondering.
Nearly Every Bonita Springs Home Has an Orchid This beautiful orchid is a hand me down flower. It hung in the front yard of my mother’s home back near the Bonita Springs Golf and Country Club for years. She got it as a hand me down orchid from a lady whose home I sold in […]