Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty Blog

Where to Find the Best Coffee Spots in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida

Calling all coffee lovers, this post is for you. We want you to know where to find the best coffee during your Florida vacation. Life is too short for bad coffee! Here's a short list of local favorite coffee shops in Indian Rocks Beach that are close and convenient to... View the full post »

Road Trip Tips That Bring Peace and Calming to Family Vacation Travel

Who's ready for a family road trip? If you're preparing to drive to Florida for your Indian Rocks Beach vacation, you'll want to read this first! We're focusing on road trip tips that will encourage a successful journey and help things run as smoothly as p... View the full post »

Thanksgiving Tablescapes That Will Make Your Holiday Table Festive and Fun

The first Thanksgiving in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1621 was a coastal Thanksgiving, so why not incorporate a few beach-inspired elements to your Thanksgiving table this year? Whether you live by the beach, are just spending your Thanksgiving at the beach, or you don'... View the full post »

8 Great Gratitude Quotes to Keep You in a Thankful State of Mind

What are you thankful for today? It's always good to maintain a grateful attitude, yet it's so easy to be consumed with the busyness of the day that we don't always remember to take a few moments to focus on the good things in life. Whether it's a beautifu... View the full post »

How to Easily Prepare a Thanksgiving Meal in Your Indian Rocks Beach Rental

 You've decided to spend the Thanksgiving holiday on the Florida Gulf Coast. Lucky you! You're planning on making the holiday meal for your family in your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental but aren't quite sure where to start. We can help! Here'... View the full post »

The Most Beautiful IRB Biking Adventures Everyone Can Enjoy

Who's ready to ride? Bike riding in Indian Rocks Beach is a wonderful family-friendly activity that you can do all year long here on the Florida Gulf Coast. Here are a few of our favorite places to ride and where to find the best bike rentals for your pedaling adventu... View the full post »

The Best Beach-Inspired Pumpkin Carvings EVER!

October at the beach is a wonderful opportunity to level up your seasonal creativity. Pumpkins are a part of the fall festivities in Florida, too! This is your chance to create a coastal carving session where October, the beach, and Halloween all collide into one fun project... View the full post »

How Many Florida State Symbols Do You Really Know? Find Out Here!

Here's a great educational mini-lesson for you and the kids before your Indian Rocks Beach, Florida vacation. Ask them to give their best answers to these questions about the state of Florida before you tell them the correct answers. They'll learn a little history... View the full post »

Hello, Fall! Here Are the Best Ways to Celebrate the Season

We recently saw a meme that said fall in Florida is basically summer with pumpkins. Ha! That's not entirely true. Yes, the weather is still beautifully sunny and warm—and yes, there are pumpkins—but there are also fall festivities kicking in to high gear with plen... View the full post »

The Most Asked Questions About Fishing on the Florida Gulf Coast

Fishing on the Gulf of Mexico is a local favorite activity and the fall season is a wonderful time to get out on the water. The Florida Gulf Coast is known for its abundant fishing opportunities all year long whether you're a novice, expert, or somewhere in between. W... View the full post »

What All Successful Family Vacations Have in Common

Did you know that the Sunday after Labor Day is National Grandparents Day? We didn't either! But it got us thinking about how special family is—and how much human connection and quality time together really matter, especially in this day and age. Whether it&... View the full post »

How to Find the Right Indian Rocks Beach Vacation Rental for You

Are you thinking about Gulf of Mexico waters, white sugar sand, warm sunshine and happy palm trees? It sounds like it's time to start planning an Indian Rocks Beach vacation right here on the gorgeous Gulf Coast of Florida. But where do you start? What do you need to ... View the full post »

Why Fall is a Wonderful Time of the Year for Your Beach Vacation

If you think the time for beach vacations has passed, think again! The fall season is actually one of the best times to be on the Florida Gulf Coast beaches. Why? Well, there are a boat load of reasons—but we've rounded up some of our previous blog posts to give you... View the full post »

The Greatest Adventures of All Time on the Gulf of Mexico

Do you want a grand adventure on the Gulf of Mexico? Then this blog post is for you! Start planning your next Indian Rocks Beach vacation by choosing your on-the-water adventures and booking them for your Florida Gulf Coast vacation. There are plenty to choose from, so it... View the full post »

How to Take Your Kids Fishing for the First Time (and Make It Fun)

Taking your kids fishing for the first time is a great way to get them outside and in touch with the natural world. The quality time spent together as a family is what they'll remember for years to come. Set them up for success by keeping these fishing tips in mind. W... View the full post »