Tidewell Hospice remains committed to serving families with quality care and continuing services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite challenges brought on by the halting of traditional in-person engagements, they are innovating to help. Tidewell was able to get creative in bringing its Blue Butterfly Family Grief Center services to itsContinue Reading


My very dear friend, Bob Slicker is the General Manager of one of the best restaurants on the Florida Suncoast, The Swordfish Grill & Tiki in Cortez, Florida.  He like many other restaurants and businesses are struggling to survive.  Bob Slicker has been there for me through thick and thinContinue Reading

Doing the Happy Bounce In Sarasota County


What constitutes a good kid’s party? No, scratch that. Let’s go bigger. What are the components of a party that will make the small guests grin from ear to ear and have the moms bending each other’s ears in a rehash sesh?