The Wharf ‘Uncorked’


We we cooked, we sipped, we conquered!   The Wharf ‘Uncorked’ in Orange Beach, Alabama was a hit with everyone in the family- from the littlest, who would be Cousin Carson (above left in Jamie’s arms)- to the biggest/oldest, who… would prefer to go unnamed! Warm temps and wishes and support from the community made […]

Beach Paradise

Beach morning at Turquoise Place

We love the city. And we hate the city… (My Thursday morning at the beach, coffee in hand, with Parker Lee) We love living & working amid the chaos and the crowds and we systematically plot our escape every 3 months or so.  And with that, we found a new beach paradise… Turquoise Place in Orange Beach, Alabama, is a […]



For a coastal city in Florida, Apalachicola has a  shockingly low number of shops selling t-shirts and inflatable beach toys. Instead Apalachicola makes its way by rising early and lifting plump, briny oysters the traditional way. The oystermen of Apalachicola wield long handled tongs that scrape the bottom of the famed bay to harvest the […]