Entries by LifeInNaples

Programs, Tours and Events at Rookery Bay Reserve August – October 2020

Rookery Bay Research Reserve Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve stretches across 110,000 acres of pristine mangrove forest, uplands and protected waters, encompassing 40% of Collier County coastline. The Reserve is committed to preservation through research, education and land protection. The Rookery Bay Environmental Education Center offers a variety of hands-on experiences for all ages, […]

How Zoo Horticulture Works

by Danielle L. Green, Naples Zoo Director of Gardens and Grounds Zoo horticulture is a unique blend of specialties that work with plants but often include skills in arboriculture. A “zoo arborist” shares many skills and tree care goals with a municipal arborist but perform under a unique set of circumstances not often encountered in […]

Are We Really Communicating About Your Color?

Like other professions, hairstylists have their own language. Understanding it means you will be happier with the tone and depth of your hair coloring. Depth is based on a measurement of 1-10, the darkest to the lightest, essentially black to very light blonde. Tone is slightly more complicated. There are two basic tones-warm and cool. […]

How to Choose Your Contractor

I hear that congratulations are in order. You have wisely taken the first steps towards that kitchen remodel that you have always wanted. That means by getting referrals from friends and neighbors, clipping pictures from magazines and compiling that ever so important “wish list”. Most likely your referral sources recommended more than one cabinet company […]