Thursday, July 1, 2010

lazy beach day on Anna Maria Island & Cortez, Fl

Anna Maria Island, Florida.  
Ingredients for a perfect beach day include:
1. Momma Nan
2. Magazines.  loving real simple and budget travel currently.
3.  Your mothers homemade iced tea.
4. high waisted bikini, floppy hat, and big sunglasses.
sea oats.  i'm a fool for you, sea oats.  <3

And then... an early dinner at my favorite place on the west coast of Florida ... The Starfish House
(where they filmed great expectations:)
fresh crab cakes, cheese grits, cole slaw, and hush puppies.
i will understand if you drool.

Hope you guys are having a happpppy summer day!  


  1. Check out my post today, I have passed you an award, because you are so fabulous.

    xo Lynzy

  2. sounds like a great day!!!! i am boiling here at the office, would love to lay on the beach now!!! and i love your bikini!
    viele grüsse, kristina

  3. what a lovely little escape. i'm glad you're enjoying your time at home. i love real simple magazine. it covers everything i want to know about cleaning, organizing, decorating, & etiquette.

    that bikini was made for you.

  4. where is your high wasted suit from? i love it.

  5. Its from saks outlet. The brand is lerucca

  6. love love love! Mmmm starfish house...<3 Enjoy your time at home Sayd!

  7. just came across your blog because i was looking for floppy hats! and your picture was exactly what i was wanting. i am going to the outer banks in 3 weeks and i will be enjoying some good reads and a big hat!



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