Affordable Gourmet Dining – Let’s Eat Englewood!

By admin | September 15, 2016

Englewood, Florida, situated on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, is one of only a few communities in Florida that still has a small town feel.  No high rises or super-malls, no traffic jams on the way to the beach; just miles of inviting sandy white beaches, countless golf courses, water sports, and so much more.…

There's Something about a Horse

By admin | August 29, 2016

Englewood, Florida is a magical place where people pay a lot of money to visit.  Those of us who are fortunate enough to live here can’t get enough of the Salt Life.  Beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, boating on Lemon Bay, waterfront dining, kayaking, fishing, diving, and countless golf courses are all part…

There’s Something about a Horse

By admin | August 29, 2016

Englewood, Florida is a magical place where people pay a lot of money to visit.  Those of us who are fortunate enough to live here can’t get enough of the Salt Life.  Beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, boating on Lemon Bay, waterfront dining, kayaking, fishing, diving, and countless golf courses are all part…

Congratulations to Carla Stiver, recently inducted into the RE/MAX Hall of Fame!

By admin | August 25, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] I sometimes write in the third person, or more often in the dreaded First Person Plural arena where no one really knows who “we” is, but today it’s all about First Person Singular because I feel compelled to talk about how proud I am to…

Rock 'N at The Lock N Key!

By admin | July 20, 2016

Dawn Stephens and her family make a conscious effort to SHOP local and EAT local – we have so many excellent choices in our area!  Every week they pick a name out of a hat to decide where to go, and after trying a restaurant, Dawn, one of our team members, writes a review.  Here…

Rock ‘N at The Lock N Key!

By admin | July 20, 2016

Dawn Stephens and her family make a conscious effort to SHOP local and EAT local – we have so many excellent choices in our area!  Every week they pick a name out of a hat to decide where to go, and after trying a restaurant, Dawn, one of our team members, writes a review.  Here…

Dearborn Street

By admin | June 20, 2016

Down on Dearborn Street, One of SW Florida’s Best Kept Secrets Just south of Sarasota and Venice, Florida you’ll find Englewood.  Unlike other Florida Gulf Coast communities you simply pass through, tou kind of have to be heading that way to to actually get there . As a Sarasota resident since 2002, I’ve really only…

well being

Well Being in Paradise

By admin | May 3, 2016

Live Well An article that caught our attention some time ago but worth revisiting refers to the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index.  In 2014 The North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton area was ranked as having the highest Well-Being Index score across the most populous communities in the United States! This study was based on an extensive survey of adults in all…

Englewood Events Center

Englewood Events Center

By admin | May 3, 2016

Fun at the Englewood Events Center One of our favorite things about living in Englewood, Florida is the big entertainment that is always available in our beach-side paradise. There is never a day you can’t find a really good live band playing somewhere. There are also many fun festivals in our town, and in the…

Sea Turtle Hatchlings

By admin | April 5, 2016

These cute baby Sea Turtles are leaving their nest and heading to The Gulf of Mexico! One more amazing aspect of life in paradise! Turtles are currently hatching on our Florida beaches in Englewood, Manasota Key, Gasparilla Island, and Venice, Florida!