Pam and Jerry Brabant have been visiting Florida for over fifteen years and five years ago, they purchased their home in the Bayou section of Bay Isles. Using Pam’s ideas and Jerry’s contracting and architectural skills, they completed a total renovation of their circa 1990 home. With high ceilings and open spaces,
Local Talent with Global Reach Bay Isles resident Christine Desiree lives a life fueled by her tremendous creativity. As President and Principal of Christine Desiree Furniture and Interior Design, she has, for over 20 years, provided interior product and design expertise to many delighted customers. A Sarasota native,
The Gift of Giving through the generosity of the LBK Isles Life Community and Event Program Thank you, Bay Isles resident, Bunny Skirboll for your kind note: Hi Sara, I couldn’t go to bed without thanking you again for providing a wonderful, fun and successful event to benefit COMPEER.
Jay Steele – Inspirational Bay Isles Neighbor.
May I invite myself to become one of your resources for living a healthy life?
Wellness has been my life work. I began my career as a physical therapist working in a large city hospital in 1980. In the years since then,Read More
A sincere thank you to all my neighbors at the Moorings who shared their stories in the January 2019 issue highlighting their history, love and lifestyle living on the water at the Moorings Marina. I have admired the yachts for many years and am now happy to put a personality to some of those vessels.Read More
Welcome Back, Cheryl Burke!
Fascinating Cheryl Burke invited us in for a sneak peek at her newly opened Burke Antiques Shop at 72 Palm Avenue South.
Keeping up with Cheryl is a challenge for even the most seasoned collector. She has been the owner of a group of 75 retail,Read More
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Hidden from the countless walking and bike riding Bay Islers, Emerald Pointe North is nestled mid-Bay Isles: a cozy twin-villa enclave boasting precision manicured front entrances and the special garden courtyard of Ken and Kerry Gorman.Read More
It is difficult as an American to imagine a culture where death, not life, defines you. A culture where people save their money not for a big wedding but to have the grandest funeral they can afford. A place where family status is defined by the number of freshly dissected bullhorns that are placed outside the house of your surviving relatives.Read More
This month I interviewed Rehan Majeed. Rehan attends IMG Academy. He enjoys playing basketball. Rehan chose IMG Academy because he thought that this school would be the best for his academics as well as athletics. He also said that the basketball and weightlifting facilities will help him bring his game up to the next level.Read More
Leah & Kenny Soderblom
Photography by Leah Soderblom
Leah and Kenny Soderblom are a fascinating couple who live in Queens Harbor in Bay Isles on Longboat Key. They have some very pampered cats as well as a beautiful salt water aquarium and a Coy Pond.
Not too many cats make the Pet of the Month column,Read More
Longboat Key Garden Club Home Tour
The Longboat Key Garden Club Home Tour includes the stylish home of Ryan Heers and T. Elijah “EJ” Benioni. Located in the Bayou section of Bay Isles, the circa 1989 home was completely renovated by this fascinating couple when they relocated from Rochester,Read More