Category Archives: florida

Preparing For Hurricane Irma – The Down-Side of Living in Florida

While we love living in Florida, we admit that summer brings a lot of uncertainty along with the heat and humidity. That is the down-side of living in paradise for nine months of the year. While we have not had … Continue reading

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Sunrise at Wakodahatchee

In between road trips and extended travels, we love Treasure Hunting where we live. There is an abundance of natural beauty and nature to be enjoyed within minutes of our home in South Florida. We love to get up close … Continue reading

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Chautauqua Vineyards and Winery

On a recent road trip to the Emerald Coast of Florida, we discovered more than just the emerald waters of this beautiful coast. Just off Highway I10 in Defuniak Springs is Chautauqua Vineyards and Winery, a jewel in its own … Continue reading

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3 Days on the Emerald Coast

A few years ago I started a Pinterest Board  called “my new favorite colors.” The board, which you can see here is a collection of pictures that celebrate shades of blue and green. These are nature’s colors, and they originated … Continue reading

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America’s Happiest Seaside Town

In 2016, Southern Living Magazine readers voted Stuart, Florida “America’s Happiest Seaside Town.” It ranked above some amazing coastal towns in California, Oregon, Maine and the Carolina’s’ to earn that distinction. I imagine the voting criteria included things like, location, … Continue reading

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