Tag Archives: Amelia Island Florida

Let’s Paws: Hotel hostess who just might sleep with you

Meet Mai, mascot of the Florida House Inn in¬†Fernandina Beach, Florida. She’s a rescue dog that’s a combo of beagle and Bluetick Coonhound. Named after Isle de Mai, the original name for Amelia Island, coined by a French explorer who … Continue reading

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Florida that’s more Deep South than South Beach

A trip back in time to Civil War days.¬† With houses built by Confederate troops and lunch is real Southern, not Cracker Barrel. Where the Georgia Bulldogs rule. And the paper mill is as big an employer as tourism. Welcome … Continue reading

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A trip to the ‘other’ Florida

Just back from a Florida I’d never encountered. A Florida that’s much more Deep South than South Beach. On the road again; details when I return.

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Sister Act: Our first trip together, ever

My baby sister Donna and I have been close ever since she was a baby. Now that we’re both baby boomers we’re still together. (She finally forgave me for burying myself in my books when I was supposed to be … Continue reading

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