Beaches You Can Drive On in St. Augustine, Florida

Beaches are best unspoiled. I love crossing the dunes to find pristine beaches where the only things littering the sand are shells. But sometimes you just need beaches you can drive on in St. Augustine, Florida. You may have a grandma that can't make the trek across the dunes, a trunk full of baby stuff or a new jeep that is desperate to get a little sand on the tires. We currently fall in the last category and have been searching out the best drivable beaches on the First Coast. Here is a list of beaches you can drive on in St. Augustine and within an hour's drive. Have … [Read more...]

Blogging this years’s amazingness

It's so exciting... the lights are up around town and locals are counting down the days until #NightsOfLights is here! There is SO MUCH to share during St. Augustine's Nights of Lights. Instead of trying to blog every single thing, I share highlighted events that my family loves on this Nights of Lights 2016 Information page. If you're planning a trip here on light up night, I suggest you start with this post about How to Enjoy Light Up Night. Up-to-date info is available on my St. Augustine facebook page and it's also a great place to ask questions. Saint … [Read more...]

Other great St. Augustine Sites

This page is a test. It is only a test. Beeeeeeeeep.... Just kidding. This page will have links to some other great St. Augustine sites that will help you plan your trip! But not tonight because I am so very tired. I'll get to this soon-ish though! Nite nite! … [Read more...]

Trump to Visit St. Augustine Monday

st augustine in the news

As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? Presidential Candidate Donald Trump is coming to St. Augustine October 24. So you've probably heard by now... Presidential candidate Donald Trump will be in St. Augustine on Monday, October 24. Love him or hate him, you'll want to know the scoop so you can avoid the traffic! Here's the scoop from News4Jax: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will hold a … [Read more...]

Catch 27 – Fresh Fish on Charlotte Street

Good things come in small packages. But in the case of Catch 27, expansion to a bigger space was a very good thing. Visitors and locals both fell in love with the former teeny-tiny Hypolita Street location. We loved eating outside beside the jasmine-covered arch. But when we went, our family took up the entire patio! When Catch 27 moved to Charlotte Street, it was a win-win. Their kitchen expanded. The patio is 5 or 6 times as big and the dining room is more spacious as well. Stephen and Lindsey worked with SPACECAMP Co to keep the local feel of Catch 27 - I love the … [Read more...]