My favorite on island morning is having breakfast at the Over Easy Café (OEC) and then shopping at Island Paws for delicious chew sticks and then of course stopping at the On Island Shop to visit with my adoring fans. All three are located in the Olde Sanibel Shoppes at the end of Periwinkle at…

http://santivachronicle.com/Content/Business-News/Business/Article/On-Island-Celebrates-Grand-Opening-Captures-On-Island-Feeling/13/32/4758 Short Clip from event: 2016-03-05 17.06.42 On Island Owners Kate Sergeant, left, and Dawn Hillman. SC photo by Shannen Hayes By SHANNEN HAYES, Publisher 3/7/2016 7:25 PM On Island celebrates grand opening in Olde Sanibel Shoppes, 630 Tarpon Bay Rd. (Bottom, left to right) On Island Bicycle to be raffled and t-shirts designed by Owners…

THE REAL BIRDS OF SANIBEL AND CAPTIVA!   Sanibel and Captiva are a bird-lovers paradise because our islands are a haven to over 245 species of birds, but you don’t have to be an expert to enjoy the scene. While the J.N. “Ding” Darling Wildlife Preserve and Refuge is the hottest hangout for the islands’…

If you’re on island Saturday morning be sure to stop by Periwinkle Place to see some cool cars and if you have one bring one! See below for full details: This Saturday, February 6th marks the monthly Cruise-In for the San Cap Motor Club. Periwinkle Place Shopping Center is the stage from 9am to 11…

Where the Heck is Huckleberry? Working in the On Island Shop! My sincerest apologies for not having written since before Christmas but we’ve been very busy and are now ready to announce our exciting news: On Island has opened a shop on Sanibel! Our shop sells apparel, gift items, and home furnishings custom designed and selected…

Where the Heck is Huckleberry? At Captiva Luminary! Andy Rosse Lane looked magical last night and was festive with lots of holiday cheer! We started on the patio of the Mucky Duck and then made our way down the lane with luminaries lighting the way. A good time was had by all. The only blemish…

Watching the sunset!   The Green Flash – myth or truth? Some say they’ve seen it, somealways look for it but never see it and some don’t just don’t believe it. I’m here to tell you the green flash is a fact and I’ve seen it with mine own eyes! The green flash occurs at sunset…

I would be remiss in my island-guide-dog duties if I did not tell you about one of the island’s main attractions: shelling! These islands are the second best shelling destination in the world because there are over 250 different types of shells on our beaches. Some shells are rare, like the illusive junonia, but others…