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    New Smyrna Beach Blues Festival

    May 26, 2017

      New Smyrna Beach is an hour drive from Orlando on Florida’s Atlantic coast.  This laid-back coastal town is quieter and less crowded than nearby Daytona Beach. Flagler Avenue is the cities beachside historical and shopping district.   It has an “old Florida” feel and is lined with a mix of locally owned restaurants,  shops and galleries.   Flagler Avenue runs from the Intracoastal Waterway to the Atlantic Ocean, ending at the Breakers Restaurant. This pink beachside hangout has a fabulous…

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    A Saturday on Sanibel

    Spring in SW Florida is marvelous.   The bright blue sky, crystal clear water and cooler weather make it my favorite time of the year.   What could be better than a Saturday on Sanibel…

    May 12, 2016
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    Breakfast At The Island Cow

    Where do you go when you’re in the mooood for a scrumptious breakfast in a tropical setting? Someplace with a laid back atmosphere surrounded by palm trees and ocean breezes… The Island Cow, known…

    September 14, 2015
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    Discover The Butterfly Estates

    “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”  Maya Angelou The sun shining through the conservatory glass causes the butterflies wings…

    August 4, 2015
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    Sunday in Siesta Key

          I love the freedom of exploring a new destination with no agenda. Spontaneous wandering… Island time. Day trips provide the opportunity to travel and discover someplace new, without a big commitment…

    July 14, 2015
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    Captiva Island Sunset

      Captiva Island, located on the Gulf of Mexico, is a sliver of land with the neighboring Sanibel Island to the South. It is a popular vacation destination for discerning travelers searching for unspoiled…

    June 4, 2015