Summer 2020 photo journal

I think labeling this year as “wild” is something we can all agree on universally. I doubt there is a person who would challenge me on the thought that 2020 has been the furthest thing from normal. Like many, how I thought this year would unfold has had to constantly be reshaped as the months went on. Now all of a sudden it’s October, and … Continue reading Summer 2020 photo journal

Slice of paradise: Tradewinds Island Resorts St. Pete Beach, Florida

My absolute favorite Florida destination will forever be Tradewinds Island Resorts on St. Pete Beach. There is nothing like the endless stretch of the Gulf of Mexico, the white sandy shores, the feel of summer and perfect sun. My family recently spent part of our vacation there and it was the perfect slice of paradise. As a returner to Tradewinds, I was excited to have … Continue reading Slice of paradise: Tradewinds Island Resorts St. Pete Beach, Florida

New Florida favorite: Deep sea fishing on the Gulf of Mexico

Deep sea fishing in Florida is now something I can officially check off my bucket list. It was so much fun taking one of our favorite Minnesota lake hobbies and trying it out on the open ocean. The fish we caught were exotic and the memories we made were priceless. I can’t wait to do it again. We went deep sea fishing at Miss Pass-a-Grille, … Continue reading New Florida favorite: Deep sea fishing on the Gulf of Mexico