Author: October 13th, 2014| Date:
October is a month of culinary celebration, and we aren’t talking about Halloween treats– it’s National Seafood Month! This month-long celebration was created in support of the nation’s seafood market and the overall health benefits of seafood consumption. We are seafood-lovers, here at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa! And you won’t find better or fresher seafood than what is served along the Gulf Coast [...]
Author: October 1st, 2014| Date:
Today, meatless eaters around the world are celebrating for World Vegetarian Day! The North American Vegetarian Society established the holiday in 1977 and it was endorsed by the International Vegetarian Union in 1978 to be recognized every year on October 1st. This annual celebration raises awareness to the ethical, environmental, healthful and humanitarian benefits of the vegetarian diet and lifestyle. In support of this healthful day, Sundial Resort Chef Menassa has revealed her favorite vegetarian recipe: [...]
Author: September 30th, 2014| Date:
Sip on the Sundial Jack Hammer Drink along the tropical island of Sanibel, during your stay at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. There is no better place on the island to order a cocktail than Sundial Resort, recently voted the area’s Best Happy Hour in the Best of the Islands awards. What’s a Jack Hammer? Watch the video below as Sundial Bartender Jim unveils the ingredients [...]
Author: May 9th, 2014| Date:
Want to know what the best thing about Mother’s Day is? Being the mom! I decided to explore this holiday's roots and find out the history of Mother's Day.
Author: May 1st, 2014| Date:
I am so excited about the Kentucky Derby Party at Sundial this weekend! As a rule, I have never been an avid horse racing fan but the Kentucky Derby is different.
Author: April 23rd, 2014| Date:
Take your lunch outside and have a picnic! We have a spectacular weather forecast for the week, with temperatures in the high 70s, low 80s and sunny skies.
Author: December 17th, 2013| Date:
It’s time for the family to return to Sanibel and spend Christmas with us. Just like with Thanksgiving, the plan is to have the big meal at Sundial Resort but do a few more casual activities at the house. However, before the out-of-towners arrive, my husband and I are hosting a Friendsmas. Friendsmas, a.k.a. Friends Christmas, is a fun way for all of us to gather and celebrate the holiday without it conflicting with travel plans and family time.
Author: November 15th, 2013| Date:
With Thanksgiving less than two weeks away, I thought it would be a good time to share some tips, tricks and resources that I have found to be helpful over the years.
Author: November 8th, 2013| Date:
I was at Sundial a couple of weekends ago and I caught one of my favorite servers being filmed. His name is Danzel Garriques and he was being filmed because of his unique style of serving drinks: ON HIS HEAD!
Author: September 13th, 2013| Date:
I was watching the Today Show Wednesday and one of the topics of conversation was the K-Mart Holiday Ad that just aired. Apparently it first ran earlier this week, a full 106 days before Christmas! Despite the supposedly premature timing of the ad, it did one thing right: it made me start thinking about what my family will be doing this holiday season.