Artists in Residence

 Nikki Graf, the Jewelry Maker  It’s pretty unusual for a weekend family outing to become a part-time family jewelry business, but it can happen.  Nikki Graf and her husband, David, loved to visit the peaceful Peace River for canoe trips on weekends to just get away from the hustle and bustle of the work week in Cape Coral, but then…

Not Your Typical Backyard Party

After 12 years of working in the restaurant business together up north, Chris Ilardi—originally from New York—and Gabe Ferraro—from Philadelphia—have found themselves running the newest hot spot on Cape Coral Parkway.

Give Something that Glitters!

For more than 40 years, Tim Noe has been providing families with special and memorable pieces that make for lifetime treasures.

Welcome Home to Amazing Views

The beautiful riverfront views from this stunning condo are some of the best in Cape Coral. When you step into the large great room with soaring ceilings, you’ll immediately see the many upgrades. The open kitchen features granite countertops, a decorative tile backsplash, upscale lighting and a great breakfast bar/cocktail bar area. This condo is all about relaxing and enjoying…

On the Go? Grab Some Healthy Gourmet Grub!

It’s very easy to see January Nutial is passionate about what she does for a living.

New Year’s Reads

 INTRO:  Not only is Jennifer Nelson a Cape Coral City Council member, but she’s also the executive director of the nonprofit Uncommon Friends, a dedicated community volunteer and a devoted mom. While she might not have tons of free time to read as much as she would like, she kindly shared some of her favorite books.  BOOKS:

Drink to Your Health

Born and raised in Cape Coral, Farmer Girl’s owner Maria Farmer openly admits she wasn’t always concerned about her eating habits.

Holiday Spice and Everything Nice

Everyone loves a special holiday drink or treat, and Perk & Brew offers plenty! Co-owners Theresa Knazek and Amy Smith opened their popular coffee shop and cafe in the fall of 2015.

Give the Gifts They’ll Love!

 Wickedly Fun Gifts!  Did you say rum? We say yum!  While Wicked Dolphin only opened for business in Cape Coral in 2012, the company has been making waves and gaining accolades ever since. Owner JoAnn Elardo and her dedicated team have created award-winning rums that receive rave reviews locally, nationally and internationally.

Palaco Grande Beauty with Gulf Access

This home has it all! It’s almost 4,000 square feet and on a direct-access canal. It’s only a few blocks to the river, so that makes for a short boating time. You'll be able to sit and enjoy the Florida sunsets in the stunning pool or the zero-edge spa. The three in-pool stools allow you to sit and enjoy a…