Vacation Planning on a Budget

One of the hardest things about planning a vacation with children is making sure everything you select; the area, resort and restaurants are kid-friendly and full of options for accommodating rambunctious and exhausted kiddos. I have two children; a 5 year old and 20 month old. Finding a perfect selection to satisfy both is often challenging.  My son, the baby,… Read More “Vacation Planning on a Budget”

Thanksgiving at the Coast: Recipes for a Southern feast

It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is right around the corner, but it is and just a few weeks away. It seems like just yesterday the beach was filled with thousands of vacationers donned in their latest swimming apparel as the scent of coconut sunscreen and freshly prepared local seafood filled the air. Even though the temperatures have fluctuated over the… Read More “Thanksgiving at the Coast: Recipes for a Southern feast”

Summer Recipe Series: Ceviche

If you’re in the mood to take advantage of great-tasting, local fresh fish as well as create a nice, cool summer dish to beat the heat, then ceviche is the dish for you! Ceviche (pronounced seh-veech-ay) consists of fresh minced vegetables, fresh cilantro and uncooked fresh fish that you marinate in lime juice. The acids from the citrus effectively “cook”… Read More “Summer Recipe Series: Ceviche”

The Duggar Family of 19 Kids & Counting Visits Garden City Beach

Garden City Realty had some special guests this past weekend, when the Duggar Family, of TLC’s “19 Kids & Counting” stayed in Rivas, one of our great Oceanfront homes here in Garden City Beach. The Duggars were here to lend their support to presidential hopeful Rick Santorum, and arrived with their ever-present RV decked out. http://duggarfamily.com/… Read More “The Duggar Family of 19 Kids & Counting Visits Garden City Beach”