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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 – Glorious

We have been having the most wonderful weather in South Florida, with clear, sunny days and temperatures dipping into the 50’s and even 40’s for a couple of mornings. Needless to say, we have visited our favorite beach several times … Continue reading

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Florida – The First Coast

Our mission this summer is to re-discover Florida and learn how it got its coastal names. Florida has ten distinctive coasts which have names that reflect their individual histories and personalities. In this post, we will talk about where it … 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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