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Look up!

As I was standing and looking out over the lake, I felt a little disappointed at the apparent lack of wildlife in the immediate area.  Then I heard a passing kayaker tell one of his companions to “look up”.  104 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Wish

Sometimes I wish I were a bird …

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A Day of "Grateful" Sailing

A Day of “Grateful” Sailing

By Kelly Dean

Perhaps there isn’t a perfect word to describe how Jeff Soshnick feels about being a sailing charter captain in one of the most naturally beautiful places in Florida: But… 1,195 more words

Florida

The annual visit to the manatees

One of the fun outdoor things to do when my sisters are here for Christmas is to drive over to the Tampa Electric Company to see the manatees. 200 more words

Florida Animals

Anchors Away at the End of the World

We spent Christmas in Marco Island, Smoke House Bay. Trevor, our neighbor cruiser on White Pearl, joined us for a little Christmas Eve cheer. Later, we continued south to Goodland. 1,260 more words

Southern Grace

I’d forgotten, in the three years since I left Louisiana, how wonderful and graceful the South can be.

Every single receptionist takes the time to ask how I am, and instead of simply engaging in the business of scheduling an appointment or taking a payment, they genuinely want to know how my day is going.   158 more words

Week 3 - #A5 Seasonal

“Snowbirds” are seasonal, so I thought why not share a picture of some actual feathered friends who are just that.  The white pelicans “winter” in Florida;  they arrive in the fall and depart in the spring.  72 more words

52 Week Photo Challenge