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Boca Grande, Florida

We recently stayed at the Gasparilla Inn in Boca Grande, Florida for their Food and Wine Weekend.  While I wrote about that experience extensively, there is much to share about this island, beyond the food and wine festival. It is … Continue reading

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Captured Moments – Cold In Florida

Rarely do the temperatures drop below 50 degrees in South Florida, so last week when local meteorologist sounded the alarm, we braced ourselves and headed for the beach! Seriously, there is nothing more beautiful than watching a weather system roll … Continue reading

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Captured Moments – We Time

You might think that being retired means that all of our time is “we time,” but that isn’t necessarily so. We have separate obligations and interests, and the distractions of every day life interfere with “we time,” very much like … 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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Treasure Hunting

We love to ride our bikes and take them almost everywhere we go.  We notice things more acutely and feel more connected with nature when we are riding .  After a while, we actually start to consciously look for things that … Continue reading

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