Father's Day is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the special man in your life than by creating an outdoor oasis tailored just for him? Whether he's a grilling guru, a garden enthusiast, or simply enjoys lounging under the sun, we have you covered with these tips and ideas to transform your backyard into the perfect sanctuary for Dad.

1. Set the Scene with Comfortable Seating

Start by focusing on comfort. Invest in high-quality outdoor furniture that can withstand the elements while providing maximum relaxation. Consider options like:

  • Reclining loungers: Perfect for an afternoon nap or reading session.
  • Hammocks: For the dad who loves to sway gently in the breeze.
  • Outdoor sofas and sectionals: Ideal for family…

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This article is not intended to give away any local secrets that would have me fed to the Sharks but instead as a tourist's guide to help you save some time and net some fun and possibly dinner.  There are plenty of social media sites full of information sharing (and bragging) about area fishing if you want to go deeper on the subject.  So, with that in mind here are a few hot spots to consider.

 Apalachicola Bay

 St. George Fishing Pier

You have two options for access to this fishing hotspot.  The old St. George Island bridge was repurposed into two fishing piers, one on the Eastpoint side of the bay and one on the St. George Island side of the bay.  The middle section was removed after the completion of the new bridge.  There is simply no…

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June 2024 Edition of Port Living: Spotlighting Dads!

In this month's edition of Port Living, we are spotlighting Dads! We've curated a special Father's Day guide featuring the Best Fishing Spots on the Forgotten Coast, tips to create an Outdoor Oasis the whole family will love, and Hiking Trails where you can get out and enjoy nature.

But that's not all! Port Living is your go-to resource to discover all that is the Forgotten Coast. Whether you're a seasoned local or a curious newcomer, our monthly publication is packed with insider tips, recommendations, and stories that will inspire you to explore and experience the very best of our beloved area.

So why wait? Click on the links below and embark on a journey of discovery, adventure, and…

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2890 Hwy 98 W, Port St Joe, FL

Introducing a rare commercial property opportunity strategically located between Port St Joe and Mexico Beach. This versatile facility includes a spacious warehouse, adaptable office space, and a generous lay down yard, making it ideal for various business operations. The central location ensures convenient access and enhanced visibility for your business. Don't miss this chance to secure a prime commercial space in a highly sought-after area.

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805 Long Ave, Port St Joe, FL

Are you ready to escape to paradise or secure a lucrative investment opportunity? Look no further than this enchanting 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom cottage nestled in the heart of historic Port St. Joe!

Imagine waking up to the gentle breeze off the bay, knowing you're just a leisurely stroll—three blocks, to be exact—from the public boat ramp. With such easy access, you can indulge your love for water activities whenever the mood strikes.

Convenience is key, and this charming abode delivers. Situated just five blocks from downtown Port St. Joe, you're mere moments away from the town's finest shopping and dining establishments. Whether you're craving fresh seafood or seeking unique treasures, everything you desire is…

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May 2024 Edition of Port Living: Honoring Moms!

Exciting news, everyone! We are delighted to unveil the inaugural edition of our Blogazine - Port Living! And what better way to kick things off than by celebrating the wonderful mothers in our lives in style this Mother's Day?

In this premier issue, we've curated a spectacular Mother's Day Guide, brimming with the best places to pamper and spoil Mom. From quaint cafes serving up decadent treats to enchanting Butterfly Gardens, we've handpicked the finest local gems to make this Mother's Day truly unforgettable.

But that's not all! Port Living is your go-to resource for to discover all that is the Forgotten Coast. Whether you're a seasoned local or a curious newcomer, our monthly publication…

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Mother's Day is around the corner, and it's the perfect time to show appreciation for the incredible women in our lives. Whether it's your own mom, grandmother, wife, sister, or friend who embodies the essence of motherhood, this special day calls for a celebration that reflects her uniqueness and importance. If you're searching for the ideal way to honor her this Mother's Day, look no further. We've curated a list of the best places to celebrate her and make this occasion truly memorable.

Indulge in a Luxurious Spa Day: Treat your mom to a day of pampering and relaxation at a luxurious spa. Many spas offer special Mother’s Day packages, including massages, facials, and manicures, allowing her to unwind and rejuvenate in style. From soothing…

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