Alabama Gulf State Park

Alabama Gulf State Park

The problem with following your heart is lack of planning. Planning is important when you're 50 feet long from stem to stern and can't turn around just anywhere.  I was also getting very low on gas and had no idea how far it was into the Gulf State Park.  The road seemed to go on forever, Left Turn. Right turn. Left Turn. Right Turn. Left Turn.... There's the Gulf of Mexico! As soon as I pulled up to the office, I knew this wasn't any ordinary State Park.  Along with the usual camp Continue reading

Sunset Torch

Sunset Torch

While visiting Sanibel Island in Florida last week, I went on a sunset cruise at the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. Incredible views of the bird life culminated with this impressive sunset perched upon the water marker. A beautiful beacon guiding us back to safe harbor. Continue reading