27 years ago I immigrated to the United State. I was not fortunate enough to be born in this great Country. I took me many years with lots of work, lots of frustration, lots of money for fees and immigration attorney, world wide back ground checks, health checks,.. and lots of determination to be able to obtain my very first Greencard which allowed me to live and work here.
I moved to SW Florida directly from Germany in 1990 and never left. Before we decided for Sw Florida we toured the whole State, we wanted to make sure that we pick a spot we can call home for the rest of our lives. We had two very small children, two dogs, we love the… Continue reading Why I love Southwest Florida
Today we visited Florida’s first solar powered city – I can say – I was impressed. I just loved the whole concept. It is a community oriented town, with a nice town center, a beergarden, restaurants, stores and even a school. The Town will be walkable and bikeable. Community Fee will be around $ 175/Month… Continue reading Babcock Ranch Development, Punta Gorda, Florida
Cape Coral is home to the largest population of the Florida species of the Burrowing Owl in the State of Florida. Since this species of pint sized owls are only found in Florida and surrounds and the Bahamas, by default, we have the largest population in the WORLD! At only 5-8.5 ounces and 7.5-11 inches tall,… Continue reading The famous Cape Coral Owls
Quiet often people ask me why I moved to Florida since there are such terrible hurricanes. – Well let me explain real quick what Hurricane Season is and what it is not. Hurricane Season is every year starting June 1st and ending November 30th. However that does NOT mean we have 1 or more Hurricanes… Continue reading Hurricanes in Florida
Love Bug Season started in SW Florida – And they are in love and they just love cars. The little black bugs are named lovebugs because their mating season starts around April/May every year. And they are everywhere – attached to each other in pairs for hours at a time. If you have lovebugs on… Continue reading Love Bugs
Important Phone Numbers Emergency: 911 Cape Coral Hospital: (239) 424-2000 Lee Memorial Hopsital: 239.332.1111 Health Park Hospital: 239.432.4563 Cape Coral Police Department: (239) 574-3223 Lee County Sheriff’s Department: (239) 477-1000 Emergency Management: 239.477.3600 US Coast Guard: (239) 463-5754 Florida Highway Patrol: 239.278.7100 Animal Services: 239.332.0364 LCEC (Lee County Electric): (800) 599-2356 FPL Power… Continue reading Important Phone Numbers for Fort Myers/Cape Coral