Paddle boarding, Champagne and 15-Minutes of Fame

“Daddy, why is that man in the water with a camera when there’s so much lightening?” asked the six-year-old boy to his father as they ran for cover. Hey, kid, forget about that man with the camera.  How about the two people on the paddleboard with a bottle of champagne and a silver ice bucket! … Continue reading Paddle boarding, Champagne and 15-Minutes of Fame

The Alternative to MTV’s Siesta Key

Many of us who live and visit Siesta Key have been watching MTV’s new “reality” show of the same name. It’s…interesting. There are a lot of really beautiful people all under the age of 25. We do have a very young population – and many more younger people than when I grew up here as … Continue reading The Alternative to MTV’s Siesta Key

Siesta Key By Suki – Summer Newsletter

July/August 2017 It’s a Busy Summer! Someone forgot to tell everyone here that July starts the “slow” season on Siesta Key. Our beaches, hotels and homes are filled with visitors, locals and part-time residents. I guess everyone finally figured out how much better it is to float in the Gulf of Mexico on a sunny … Continue reading Siesta Key By Suki – Summer Newsletter

Sizzling Sarasota 4th of July Events

  Spending the Day at the Beach The 4th of July has always been an important time for our family. Friends and family generally arrive on Siesta Key for the two weeks surrounding this holiday. Neighbors that have second homes in our community take advantage of the warm weather, amazing gulf temperatures and the chance … Continue reading Sizzling Sarasota 4th of July Events

Finding Happiness on Siesta Key

Goals? What Goals? Sometime in the mid-1990’s I bought a book called, Living Without A Goal. I thought this book would have the answers to my dilemma: Did I have a life goal? How do I get a goal? Did a need a goal? I guess my goal should have been to read the book. … Continue reading Finding Happiness on Siesta Key

Comedian Helps Me Sell Siesta Key Properties

Comedian Helps Me Sell Siesta Key Properties I’m not a slapstick kind of girl. Growing up, I was never interested in reruns of The Three Stooges. I loved the Sonny and Cher variety show – as long as they were singing. When they did their comedy routines I tended to lose interest. I was a … Continue reading Comedian Helps Me Sell Siesta Key Properties

SIESTA KEY AWAITS YOUR RETURN

For the last few weeks I’ve been lucky enough to have so many of my friends – many with their kids – staying on Siesta Key for spring break. These are people I grew up with as their families had second homes or vacationed on Siesta Key for years. Most are from places like Okemos, … Continue reading SIESTA KEY AWAITS YOUR RETURN

Siesta Key: The Sun, The Sand, and Three Bedrooms

The Sun I’ve been lucky enough to call Siesta Key my on-again, off-again home for over 40 years. During those years I’ve moved back and forth to Santa Monica, New York City and Phoenix for work.  Between each move the crystal sands of Crescent Beach has always drawn me home. There’s an allure to sipping … Continue reading Siesta Key: The Sun, The Sand, and Three Bedrooms

Let’s Talk Trash

One of my favorite ways to relax and recharge is to walk on Siesta Key’s beautiful Crescent Beach. This beach is meant for walking with its compact and always cool sand that can be enjoyed both barefoot or in walking shoes. Our crescent-shaped beach (thus the name) extends from Point of Rocks at the south … Continue reading Let’s Talk Trash

Foggy Day on Siesta Key Today!

  Need an alternative to the beach?  How about brunch at one of Siesta Key’s yummy restaurants. Then drop by my amazing open house today from 1-4. 9008 Midnight Pass Road, Unit 3, Siesta Key Click here for a full description:   The Sea Breeze   See you there! SiestaKeyBySuki.com