Springs in Florida

Blue Hole Spring inside Ichetucknee Springs State Park, Florida

Last updated on July 16th, 2021. Beaches and theme parks get a lot of attention, but if you ask me, Florida’s springs are the best part of our state. Did you know that Florida may more freshwater springs than any other place on Earth? We have more than 700 springs in Florida. Here are some … Read more

Florida Anchoring Laws (Updated 2021)

A sign says "No Anchoring Per City Ordinance" in Florida

Last updated on June 3rd, 2021. Florida Anchoring Laws Florida anchoring rules have been a toxic, contentious issue for years. In this article we’ll look at the guidelines, rules and relevant issues facing Florida cruisers. Plus, for anyone who’s interested, we’ll take a look at some notable Florida anchoring issues and legal cases from the … Read more

Make Block Ice

A block of ice rests on a counter next to a plastic tupperware mold

Last updated on June 16th, 2021. 2021 Update: Thanks to everyone who shared solutions and suggestions! I’ll highlight a few here: Something like these flexible bladders might be a great solution to avoid problems with melted ice water in coolers, and food contamination. I haven’t tried this yet, so I’m not sure how they’ll hold up … Read more