Festival Of Trees at Grand Boulevard Kicks Off November 24th

  Grand Boulevard’s sixth annual “Festival of Trees” will showcase 12 uniquely decorated Christmas trees from area non-profit organizations, Nov. 24 – Dec. 25 in Grand Park. The public is invited to attend the kick-off on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., as the trees are lighted, judged on their decorations and winners…

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3 on 30A West for Sunday Brunch

Sunday is the day that our family comes together, my parents included, either for Sunday Brunch at a local restaurant or at home. When the children were little I cooked a mean brunch after church that was filled with Southern favorites like biscuits and sausage gravy. As time went on and schedules changed, brunching became more…

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Thanksgiving In Seaside & Oyster Dressing Recipe

As seen in The Seaside Times Fall in South Walton is a time to celebrate cooler temperatures, less crowded beaches, local cuisine, and to appreciate family and friends during a Thanksgiving week spent in Seaside. For many Americans, the Thanksgiving meal includes seasonal dishes such as roast turkey with stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and…

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Farmer Profile: Big Creek Farm in Laurel Hill, Florida

Living high on the hog is an understatement for the beasts that roam the over 1200 acres of Mark and Kasia Fortune’s family farm in Laurel Hill, Florida, dating back to the 1800’s. Mark says, “Though the property has been in my family for many generations, Big Creek Farm was just a seed planted fifty…

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Winning Lionfish Nachos

You may have heard the terms “bycatch” or “trash fish”, and that Lionfish is an invasive species that’s threatening the ecosystem stability of our Gulf Coast. We need to catch as many of them as we can, and thankfully, their filets are quite tasty, so they won’t go to waste. Talk to your local chefs that serve…

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The Wharf Uncorked| Sip, Savor & Stroll | September 24, 25 & 26

The Wharf Uncorked will take place Sept. 24-Sept. 26, 2015, bringing culinary talent, fresh coastal flavors, and the finest wines to Orange Beach, along with a generous helping of Southern hospitality with all proceeds raised being donated to the Make-a-Wish Alabama Foundation. I’m looking forward to enjoying the cooking demonstrations, live and silent auctions, in addition to wine dinners that kick…

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Eggs On The Beach| South Walton| Sept. 26 with Dr. BBQ

Bay Breeze Patio is pleased to announce that Ray Lampe, better known as “Dr. BBQ”, will be the featured celebrity guest at the 2nd Annual Eggs on the Beach BBQ Competition coming to Seascape Resort on Sept. 26. Dr. BBQ, as he is affectionately known, is a chef, author, and a familiar face on many…

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