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Sea Turtles on the Beach

Yesterday evening we were having a late afternoon stroll on the beach. I wanted to stick my toes in the Gulf – if the water was cold, I would have felt pretty good that Irma wouldn’t come our way. Unfortunately, while it wasn’t warm, it wasn’t cold either, so it’s still a toss-up. We were […]

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It’s Summer – Don’t get Burned!

Here in Florida, summer has officially arrived.  While the mornings are still cool, things are quickly heating up.  It’s a great time of year to enjoy the outdoors!  While you should definitely have some fun in the sun, you want to also do what you can to protect your skin – these tips will help!  […]

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Weekend Fun

The weather is finally cooling down a bit, and you can definitely feel Fall in the air. So here in the Panhandle, it’s Festival season! As the weather becomes bearable during the day, the number of festivals increases – giving us so many options for fun things to do on the weekend! Plus, I haven’t […]

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Freezing in Florida

We had a pretty cold week here in Florida – I know it was nowhere near as bad as the rest of the country, but for us it was pretty extreme!  My neighborhood actually lost power on the second night of the cold snap, and it took nine hours before we were online again.  Here […]

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Weekend Fun

What a busy weekend!  We went on a 5K with a lot of my coworkers, then to Day of Play, and then we biked around the beach.  All of this was on Saturday!  We started off the morning doing a 5K.  It was the first one for several of my coworkers, and they did great!  […]

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Our Weekend with Sylvester

This past weekend, we had the privilege of bringing Sylvester the Spider home with us. Sylvester lives at Little Miss’ school, and is a stuffed spider that goes on weekend adventures with the children. Sylvester got to do a lot this past weekend! On Friday, Little Miss and Grandpa played hide Sylvester. On Saturday, we […]

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Preparing for a Hurricane

Once again, there is a storm in the Gulf. While it seems as though we’re in the clear for this one (it will hopefully simply be a good trial run to make sure everyone has supplies and is ready), it did bring up a lot of anxiety remembering what happened with Ivan. So of course […]

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