Betcha Didn’t Know, Florida Edition

🌞 Betcha didn’t know that almost 42% of the US population is Vitamin D deficient Vitamin D has an enormous function within the body. It stays active in many tissues and cells and gets absorbed through our skin via sunlight. We associate it with bone health, but scientists have seen beneficial correlations with improving mental […]

Got Spring Fever? Check out Spring Training in Southwest Florida!

What comes to mind when I say the word Florida? Is it palm trees and beaches? Mickey and Disney world? Gators and Gatorade? Mine was my brother and the Hibiscus House, but palm trees and beaches were a very close second. If you didn’t think of spring training and baseball, after reading this you’ll see […]

Bed Breakfast & Beyond

By now we’ve all been heavily steeped in COVID 19 restrictions. We’ve missed every social gathering, vacation, sports games and school events, even holiday festivities. As a country, we’ve tried to stay connected with Facebook Live events, Zoom meetings, and FaceTime video. But it’s just not the same. With the roll-out of vaccines, hopefully, we […]

Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and the Island of Sanibel Holiday Happenings

I don’t know about you, but I could use some good old fashioned holiday cheer. 2020 has been a doozy: Australian brush fires, Harry and Megan quit the royal family, the loss of Kobe Bryant and Ruth Bader Ginsberg, President Trump’s impeachment, worldwide pandemic, black lives matter protests, a very divided election, a record number […]

Pandemic Travel Routine

Welcome back to the blog! If you’re here, then you must be a traveler, you must love a good bed and breakfast accommodation (or at least be curious enough to want to stay in one) and you must be wondering what my Covid-19 travel must-haves are. I’ve gone on a few trips since the pandemic […]

3 More Layers of Travel: Thank you Covid-19

I know I made a promise about what you can expect from this month’s blog, but as it turns out I have a bunch to say about this topic, so it’s going to be a two-parter. A few thoughts on new preparations first, followed by the importance of routine later. Traveling has always and will […]

Stay Safe, Stay Small

I think we should discuss the elephant in the room. No, not the fact that Carole Baskin absolutely killed her husband and fed him to the tigers. I’m talking about Covid-19. Specifically, concerning travel. A quick disclaimer: I am in no way, an expert on the safety practices to protect against Covid-19 and you need […]

Bed & Breakfast Encouragement from a Shy Introvert

Palm - Hibiscus House BnB

If you, or someone you are traveling with is one of the millions of introverted or shy voyagers then this is the bed and breakfast guide for you! Very quick PSA they are not the same. Introversion and shyness have been incorrectly tied together for ages, but evidence supports that they have differing motivations. In […]

Location, location, location!

Let’s talk about The Hibiscus House Bed & Breakfast in Fort Myers, Florida. Do you know the old property cliché? “Location, location, location!” Well, this bed and breakfast’s location is fantastic! Full disclosure, I may be a little partial because my big brother owns the Hibiscus House. But in all honesty, its location really is […]

Popular Locations Near The Hibiscus House B & B

The Hibiscus House B&B local sites

“Location, location, location!” Let’s talk about The Hibiscus House Bed & Breakfast in Fort Myers, Florida. You know the old property cliché? “Location, location, location!” Well, this bed and breakfast’s location is fantastic! Full disclosure, I may be a little partial because my big brother owns the Hibiscus House. But in all honesty, its location […]