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Off the beachin' path - Cocoa Beach, FL

This Winter I was stoked to take a trip from the Windy City to the Sunshine State. Living in Chicago is amazing, however it can be horribly dreary in the winter; not to mention cold and…windy. 591 more words


Cocoa Beach's Azteca Two Restaurant

      Eating at a Mexican restaurant in a “non-Mexican” area can be a frustrating hot-or-miss situation. On my trip to Florida’s Cocoa Beach, it was suggested I visit the Azteca Two at 1600 North Atlantic Avenue in order to get a prime example of comida mexicana. 260 more words

Cocoa Beach

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex (photo heavy!)

We spent a hot, but beautiful day at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex this weekend.  It was the first time I had been back in approximately twenty years and so much had changed! 965 more words



I often overlook sea gulls – before I started birding I saw them simply as a nuisance, now I see them as keepers of the beach – cleaning the sands of debris – both natural and man made.


Bird Monday

“It’s a very funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.” – William Somerset Maugham… 31 more words


Flight of the Pelican

Watching the birds at the beach is magnificent. Sometimes the pelicans get so close they appear to skim the surface.