Jackacudas Seafood & Sushi Will Hook You At First Bite

With the largest fishing vessel fleet in the State of Florida, locals and tourists alike have branded Destin as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”. Along with that title comes an enormous number of legendary fish tales and secret fishing holes, some widely known while others are never to be spoken of. Every great ‘honey hole’…

Read More

Highlands House in South Walton

A picture of comfort and sophistication abound at Highlands House Bed & Breakfast located along the south side of Highway 30A in Blue Mountain Beach. Nestled on a seaside patch of paradise surrounded by “Old Florida” cottage homes and snuggled beside protected wetlands with unique geographical coastal dune lakes nearby, you will be drawn to…

Read More

Sóng Opens in Seaside, Florida

I have lived in the area a very long time, just streets from Seaside where I raised my children, and I can honestly say that on more than 50 occasions, I have longed for some kind, any kind of good Asian street style food to be within a five mile radius of my home. I’m…

Read More

Redd’s Fueling Station & Redd’s Hot Sauce Spice Up 30A

Redd Vizard is the owner of Redd’s Fueling Station in Blue Mountain Beach and is a singing and slinging sensation on 30A. Redd’s Fueling Station is situated just behind Sally’s By the Sea Store and since opening in 2013 has been bringing in crowds of locals and visitors alike, all in hopes of catching Redd…

Read More

Kara Boo Bakery in Miramar Beach

Kara Boo started out as an at-home venture for professional pastry chef Kara Enache, but it quickly grew into a successful and award-winning bakery. Though husband Boo’s background is in corporate finance, Kara says, “He quickly picked up pastry techniques and has a passion for cooking and baking. He does a lot of research and…

Read More

Welcome To Havava Beach Bar & Grill at The Pearl

On a warm and balmy afternoon I was greeted by Executive Chef Michael Guerra on the sidewalk in front of The Pearl at Rosemary Beach, a prominent boutique hotel with 55 luxury rooms centrally located within the idyllic town. He opened the gorgeous hardwood front doors welcoming me with a smile, as I became overwhelmed…

Read More

Chef Jim Shirley’s The Bay opens in South Walton

  Chef Jim Shirley, a Pensacola Celebrity Chef and South Walton resident is expanding his restaurant empire with the addition of The Bay opening today at 5 p.m. in South Walton. Located in the former local haunt once known to many as Sea Bar, the restaurant is nestled at the waters edge and overlooks the…

Read More