Category: Blog

Sagarssum seaweed, the turtles love it and so should you!

A lot of folks come here with notions of blue-green water and a sandy beach to walk along. For those who’ve lived here and have been part of the tide’s rise and fall, we know that while this is true…

Getting married in Flagler Beach.

Today is my Wedding Anniversary. Like so many other folks might say, the whole wedding planning thing is a bit crazy and stressful. To add to the madness, I had just re-opened a restaurant, closed down my tiny little gift…

Flagler Beach 1980 July 4th watermelon eating contest.

First day of Summer… #FlaglerStyle

Today is the first day of Summer,  yesterday was International Day of Surfing and in a couple weeks it’s July 4th! These are just a few of my favorite things. I could be surfing more but considering what’s going on…

Local Color: Local Chips are Delish.

Aside from these crazy cold fronts that keeping blowing through, it technically should be chilling and grilling weather! And what is the perfect snack to go along with living in paradise? Well, chips are definitely at the top of my…

Some “good stuff” on Good Friday.

These days good news is like pockets of gold deposited straight into your psyche. We need to see it, hear it and feel it more than ever. So thank you to Becky and her “I Love Flagler Beach” facebook page…

Kindness goes a long way.

When I was a kiddo I was made fun of because my ears stuck out… I was called the most obvious of names, Dumbo, which made me feel like shrinking except that my ears would have probably stayed the same…

Summer is coming!

It is so close I can literally taste it… Summer. Every morning I wake up,  walk down to the beach and smell the ocean which makes my mouth water for warm waves and breezes to sail.  After being away for…

Local Color: Stewart Maxcy

March has arrived and as promised to myself, here is the second artist interview. Introducing Stewart Maxcy, a man who feels most comfortable these days with a paintbrush in his hands. Mr. Maxcy was my kindergarten art teacher at Bunnell…

Local color: meet Bill

We all know that the beach is what calls us here, but the people who fill our dunes is what makes us special. Local Color is back! Contributed by Becky Pourchot to highlight the great people of our town. You…