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    Business Beacon: Inside Dan Castles

    By Beth Hendricks | January 25, 2023

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on Dan Castles, a unique gift opportunity from an artist whose medium involves only sand and water. Owner Dan Anderson talks to us about his passion for the beach and what still gives him goosebumps, even when the temperature is soaring. Find Dan Castles on Facebook,... Read More

    New Design Trends For The New Year

    By Beth Hendricks | January 11, 2023

    They say there’s nothing new under the sun, but that rule definitely doesn’t seem to apply to interior design where colors, patterns and spaces are everchanging. And, with a new year comes new ideas on everything from paint choices and holistic design to multipurpose spaces and unusual accessories. We’ve rounded up a few trends the... Read More

    Spring Forward: Events For The Whole Family

    By Beth Hendricks | January 4, 2023

    Spring is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get out and explore! There are plenty of things to do at the beach that don’t involve sand and sunburns. From 5Ks that benefit charity to concerts and food festivals, there’s surely something here for everyone. Editor’s Note: If we’ve missed something great, please... Read More

    Business Beacon: Inside The Shade & Drape Co.

    By Beth Hendricks | January 3, 2023

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on The Shade & Drape Co., a full-service window treatment business. Owner Ted Jurek talks to us about their personalized approach and the art of “custom.” Visit them on their website or find them on Instagram or Facebook. Do you have an interesting topic you think... Read More

    Featured Property for January at 422 Harstvedt Road

    By Beth Hendricks | January 2, 2023

    Endless Bayfront Opportunities On 30 Acres Beneath A Canopy Of Oaks 422 Harstvedt Road is a 4,975-sq.-ft. home set on 30 acres on Choctawhatchee Bay in Santa Rosa Beach with four bedrooms and four full baths. Old English architecture meets contemporary coastal living in this remarkable manor nestled along the shores of Choctawhatchee Bay with... Read More

    Featured Property for December at 131 West Saint Lucia Lane

    By Beth Hendricks | December 1, 2022

    Take a Video Tour of This Artfully-Inspired Gulf-Front Retreat 131 West Saint Lucia Lane is a 4,126-sq.-ft. home in The Retreat with 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half baths. Elegantly presiding upon the manicured dunes in the exclusive community of The Retreat, this worldly-inspired compound property provides a reprieve from the expected. Upon entry... Read More

    Holiday Dining 2022 From Destin to Panama City Beach

    By Beth Hendricks | November 15, 2022

    The holidays are just prettier at the beach! Just a few weeks removed from a big Thanksgiving meal, who wants to do it all over again? Close the kitchen and choose from these options for Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Year’s celebrations. As always, with this information, we recommend calling ahead to verify availability and... Read More

    Featured Property for November at 458 East Shipwreck Road

    By Beth Hendricks | November 2, 2022

    Take a Video Tour of a Modern Bayfront Masterpiece 458 East Shipwreck Road is a 3,537-sq.-ft. home in Driftwood Estates with 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half baths. Boaters and entertainers will want to check out this stunning new bayfront home with its own private pool and carriage house. It goes beyond the norm... Read More

    Business Beacon: Inside The Ratchet Hatchet

    By Beth Hendricks | November 2, 2022

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on The Ratchet Hatchet, an axe-throwing business located in Fort Walton Beach. Co-owners Miguelle and Victoria Corpuz talk to us about this unusual pastime and their unique entry into the axe-throwing market. Visit them on their website, Facebook or Instagram. Do you have an interesting topic... Read More

    Thanksgiving Dining 2022 From Destin to Panama City Beach

    By Beth Hendricks | November 2, 2022

    You know what goes great with Thanksgiving? The beach. Whether you’re planning a holiday getaway for two or gathering the entire family on the Emerald Coast this November, we’ve found some meal options to eliminate your time in the kitchen so you can spend more quality time together. As always, with this information, we recommend... Read More

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