Escape the Summer Sizzle!

 Article Sarah Keech | Photography Gregory Wagner  Don’t let Southwest Florida’s infamous heat, humidity and pesky afternoon rainstorms force you to stay indoors all summer. Cape Coral Lifestyle visited four fantastic and family-friendly places to explore, play and relax. Be sure to bring your camera to capture these cool adventures!  Banana Bay Tour Company

The Coolest Guy in the Cape

 Article Sarah Keech | Photography Gregory Wagner  Spotting a fire truck outside a local business would usually be cause for alarm, but if a fire truck is parked outside ABC Pest Control, it’s just another day at the office for owner Nick Libretto.  Why a firetruck? As a 15-year veteran of the Cape Coral Fire Department, Nick uses the high-profile vehicle…

Luxe Living Outdoors

 Photography Courtesy of Cabinet Genies  For this outdoor living space renovation, Cabinet Genies used the shaker-style NatureKast weatherproof cabinetry in the color Silver Birch. The company prefers using NatureKast outdoor cabinetry because it offers the rich look of real wood exterior cabinets, but instead of real wood, it’s an advanced high-density resin. The cabinets are completely weatherproof, inside and out,…

Oh, Kale Yeah!

 Article Sarah Keech | Photography Gregory Wagner  Food has been David Truman's passion for as long as he can remember. As a child, he watched his grandmother preserve fruits and vegetables, but it took him many years to discover the importance of using fresh, local ingredients.  Once he started struggling with health issues, David knew he needed to change his…

Dog Days

Ahhhh, summer. Time for backyard pool parties and family vacations. Time for kids to run after the ice cream truck when the telltale sound of its music turns onto your street to secure the perfect sweet treat to beat the heat. For the loud explosion of fireworks on the Fourth of July, the shriveled fingertips … Continued

Open House

 Article and Photography  This Yacht Club property is nothing short of stunning. Outside you'll notice brand-new sod, finely manicured landscaping, 33 landscaping lights and 630 feet of curbing.  The wrap-around driveway and three-car garage top off the outstanding exterior of the home.    The interior has an open floor plan with views of the pool and the canal from almost every room…

July 2018 Around Town

Atrium at Liberty Park Breaks Ground Developer Aileron Capital Management has begun construction of Atrium at Liberty Park, a senior living community, located at 1321 NE 24th Ave. in Cape Coral. The 110,000-square-foot building will feature 130 apartment homes with supervised independent living, assisted living and memory care options. Residents will enjoy a wide variety of amenities, including … Continued

Game On

Have Some Outdoor Fun this Summer with Lawn Games Perfect for any Get-Together, then Cool Off with a Couple Sweet Treats. Article Nicolette Martin Mölkky Throwing Game Dick’s Sporting Goods, $29.99 Playing Mölkky: In this Finnish throwing game, use a wooden pin (mölkky) to knock over wooden pins (skittles). Be the first to reach exactly 50 points to win! … Continued

Dine Alfresco All Summer Long

 Article Sarah Keech | Photography Gregory Wagner  Monkey Bar Steak & Seafood  As its slogan says, Monkey Bar has a silly name, but it has serious food. Best known for its hearty steaks and fresh seafood, you can enjoy your delicious meal on the patio.