Top 10 St. Augustine Shopping Sites

Have you ever gone home from a trip and wished you had picked up just one more item? Is the purchase you want to make too large to take home in your suitcase? Here are 10 St. Augustine Shopping Sites that now offer online ordering for delivery to your doorstep. St. George Street and the shops in St. Augustine no longer have to be a distant memory.   St. Augustine deliciousness year round now available through these St. Augustine Shopping Sites ... Claude’s Chocolates…. Chocolate goodies made fresh with only the finest of ingredients shipped fresh to you! … [Read more...]

Top 10 Things to Do in St. Augustine on a Quick Trip

St. Augustine royalty, Princess Cristan, is getting married in a few weeks. If you're coming to celebrate with her, I'm sure you want to extend your stay to soak up Florida sunshine and explore America's Oldest City for a few days while you're here! My gift to her- and to you- is this list of my favorite Top 10 Things to Do in St. Augustine on a Quick Trip. Pick a couple of to-do's off this list and you're sure to leave St. Augustine with a smile on your face!! If you have no idea who Princess Cristan is, you're still welcome to read this Top 10 Things to Do in St. … [Read more...]

9 Surprising Places to Volunteer in St. Augustine

Today, all my #SimplyBloggers friends are sharing ways we give back in our communities. While we're spread across the nation, we share a heart for service as a way to teach our kiddos compassion and to share the love of Jesus in a practical way. I'm writing about where to volunteer in St. Augustine. Seasons change and fads come and go but caring for our community and those who live here is always in style. Over the years, our family has searched for ways we can serve together... it can be hard to figure out where the needs are! Add young children to the mix and it can … [Read more...]

Top 10 Places for Family Photos in St. Augustine

Top 10 places for family photos in st augustine

Ben is 15. That means 15 years of family photos under our belt- and believe me, it's been a long time since we crammed into the Sears Portrait Studio for a hurried {or should I say harried?} torture photo session. When we moved to St. Augustine, we decided we were more catch us in real life people than say cheese right now, dangit people and thus began a decade of searching for the perfect on-location photography spots. Fortunately for us, St. Augustine offers so many perfect backdrops, you could take a different family photo every day for a year! Fortunately for you, … [Read more...]

Top 10 Places to Enjoy St Augustine’s Nights of Lights

St Augustine Nights of Lights from the Freedom Sailboat

The city is festively lit.  The weather is perfect.  Enjoy the beauty, the simplicity, of St. Augustine!  Here are 10 ways to view the lights.   Top 10 places to enjoy St Augustine's Nights of Lights Radiant stars reflect in the bay, as do the lights adorning the buildings... Stroll along the bayfront from the Castillo to the Bridge of Lions. Dinner by Christmas Lights, anyone?  The sights and sounds of the plaza from A1A Ale Works' upstairs porch are festive (1 King St). The Plaza de la Constitution is reminiscent of a European plaza.  Stroll through, claim a … [Read more...]