7 Healthy Snack Ideas for a Day at the Beach

Iced water for your daughter? Ice lolly to make you jolly? However the beach vendors try and peddle their wares, there’s no denying that...

Two Public School Teachers Offer Sea Camp in Walton County

Heather and Tim O'Toole are both public school teachers in Walton County whose love of the beach and sea life inspired them to start...

Six Really Big Facts About the Equally Big Pacific Ocean

From the world-famous piers of Santa Monica, California to the staggering mountain vistas of Tongass National Forest, Alaska, the diversity of the Pacific Ocean’s...

The Top Eco-Friendly Clothing Lines from Head to Toe

You love fashion, but you love our planet more. Finding eco-friendly companies to keep you looking great and feeling guilt-free isn’t easy. That’s why...

9 Cool Facts About Manatees

Q: What do you call a cow that lives under the sea? A: A manatee! Well ok, manatees are not really cows. But they’re often referred...

The Lucian Condominiums at Alys Beach Awarded Top Green Certification

The Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) has awarded eight Alys Beach condominium residences, located within the property’s mixed-use building The Lucian, the Platinum certification. Designed by Khoury & Vogt...

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The 30A Company Recycles 1 Million Plastic Bottles

Last year, The 30A Company (30A.com) decided it needed to do more to help reduce the amount of plastic being dumped into landfills and...

Beach Cocktail DIY: The Classic Mojito

The Mojito is a traditional Cuban drink known for being very refreshing which is why it makes such a great beach drink. The Great...

Is living on a boat your Ideal? We break down the pros and cons.

Imagine yourself sitting on a boat gazing out at the sea with a cup of coffee and watching the sunrise. Sounds nice, doesn’t it?...

Photographer Captures Magical Shape of Water in Images

The shape of water has never looked as magical as when Kevin Freese captures it in a photo. From the gentle surf against a vivid...

7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico, located between the Florida and Yucatan peninsulas, is a great place to vacation, live, and work. Without a doubt the...

The 10 Commandments for Healthy Summer Hair 

We love summer – glorious sunshine, warm ocean waters and sundowners on the sands. But while all that heat is perfect for lazy beach...

OUR BEACH TOWN: SOUTH WALTON, FLORIDA

The Trouble with Transplants

Growing up, gently swaying palm trees were virtually synonymous with the beach (along with tacky airbrushed unicorn T-shirts). On the car ride down, we’d see our first palm tree right around Florala. These towering...

Golf

Some people love the beach. Some people love golf. Some people love both… and those are the people who come to South Walton, round after round, to indulge in the best of both worlds. In fact,...

B-Modern Art Gallery’s Brandi: On Life, Gallery, and Johnny Cash

By Jordan Greene B-Modern Art Gallery at Seacrest is one of the most recent additions to the South Walton community, and I got the chance to sit down with owner Brandi Lee Hezinger to talk Johnny...

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