It’s Springtime In Natural North Florida–Plan Some Festival Fun!

By the time mid-February rolls around, folks in our Natural North Florida region are really tired of all those “cold” 50-degree nights and 70-degree days.  Yes, we’re spoiled! In February we’ll have a few quick, wet and windy, cold fronts move through the area and we’ll have to bundle up with a sweater and maybe …

Looking For A New Adventure? Attend the 2015 Sopchoppy Worm Gruntin’ Festival, April 11

From: The Wakulla News: The 15th Annual Sopchoppy Worm Gruntin’ Festival – which will take place on the second Saturday in April as always, or April 11th this year, in the lovely downtown streets of historic Sopchoppy – promises to be the best ever.  Take a look at the program and you will find lots …

Try Posh for Sopchoppy Shopping (Say THAT Five Times Fast!)

The rough-hewn exterior of Posh Organics and Gifts exudes the rustic charm you’ll find by the bucketload in Sopchoppy, but inside, you’ll be bowled over by the selection of fair-trade products from coffee to chocolate, local and world music, handcrafted jewelry and natural bath and beauty items. Browse the aisles of hand-milled soaps, soy candles, …

On the Trail of White Squirrels in Wakulla County

Reading through the brochure the ranger gave us as we entered Ochlockonee River State Park in Sopchoppy, I noticed a brief mention of the rare white squirrels in the park. “Patient park visitors may be rewarded with a glimpse,” I read aloud to the family. No sooner had we stepped out of the car than …

Heaven Scent: Rose’s Botanicals Soap Factory and Gift Shop

The aromas of Rose’s Botanicals soaps are pleasantly subtle — they smell fantastic, but these all-natural soaps don’t knock you over the way artificial ingredients do. At the Stone Crab Festival in St. Marks, I must have smelled 25 different scents of soap: It’s that hard to choose just one. In addition to the lovely …