If you haven't been to the Canaveral National Seashore you should add it to your to-do list. It's a wonderful place to visit. You will find nature trails, beauty, and history all in one place. My kids love this place. My son especially loves the trails on Turtle Mound, which... Read more →

I have a great shell collection of all seashells that I have found on Florida beaches. I never purchase seashells from stores. Why? Because the ones that are in stores generally come from animals that have been killed for their shell. I never want an animal to die so that... Read more →

Yesterday we went to the beach in the evening. It is my favorite time to go during the summer. The sun drops behind the buildings the temperature is just right, there are very few people there, and you don't need sunscreen. We took a nice walk and it was gorgous!... Read more →

As you walk the Florida beaches with your kids it is great to come across seashell egg casings. Many people see seashells all over the beach, but they never give much thought to how they started out. low and behold, you may be stepping right over their egg casings, which... Read more →

I'm a seashell collector. I love them and have many. I make a trip to Sanibel Island, Florida every spring because the shelling is so great there. The beaches there literally have millions of shells covering it. Just sift through and you will find some real gems! My favorite shell... Read more →