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Chris and Melanie – End of Sailing Season

Over the past couple of weeks, many of teh winter's activities have been winding down as people slowly begin their migration back to their homes to the north.  My radio-controlled sailboat racing has been among the casualties with our last … Continue reading

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Royal Lipizzaner Stallions – Corvettes – Polo – Recent “Doings”

A quick factoid … this past Thursday was our  1,200th day of RVing … in just shy of 80,000 miles we have traveled to 49 states (no tunnels or bridges available for driving to Hawaii) and 10 of the 14 … Continue reading

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A Neal Diamond Tribute by Keith Allynn

This eveing we joined Ken and Cheryl at their community's pot luck dinner and entertainment, Keith Allynn's "A Neal Diamond Tribute". Keith Allynn has entertained audiences for over 23 years. At the tender age of 14 he began his career … Continue reading

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Annual Sun N Fun 50th Anniversary Luncheon

Each year, Sun N Fun, our winter home in Sarasota, hosts a wonderful complementary luncheon for all couples who have or will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary that year … This year, there were 224 couples attending who were … Continue reading

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Sun N Fun’s Answer to the Macy’s and Rose Bowl Parades

Each year Sun N Fun, our winter campground in Sarasota, schedules a "Homecoming Parade" in early February.  Groups (i.e., the PIckleballers, Tennis Players, Theater Players, Woodshop, Veterans, etc;) and even individuals get together and decide on a theme … as … Continue reading

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Air Boat Trip in the Everglades – Surprise Visits with Old RV Friends

Today's plans were to leave around 9:00 this morning and drive the roughly 150 miles to Everglades City to meet up with Ken & Cheryl and their daughter and her husband, Kim and Terry, for an airboat ride through the … Continue reading

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Day One in Sarasota

While firends and family back home would consider our Friday's low-50os temperature a "heat wave", a chilly breeze discouraged us from donning summer clothing.  With a short, but important, list of maintenace problems, we stopped by the local RV dealer … Continue reading

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Sarasota and Warmer Weather … At Last!

Again, we awoke to sub-freezing temperatures … 29o … and brisk winds out of the northwest … which was a bad omen as they would be buffeting our motorhome all the way to Sarasota! As we pulled in our slides … Continue reading

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“Cooling” Our Heels in Jacksonville

We'd hope to complete the last leg of our trip to Sarasota today.  Although this morning's cold temperatures and windy conditions were not a particular problem, the forecasts for freezing rain and the weather-related closing of sections of I-10 along … Continue reading

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Still Trying … Apparently in Vain … to Escape the Cold Weather

We awoke to another very chilly day as we prepared to leave South Carolina and head to Florida in hopes of leaving the winter weather behind.  However, leaving the Hilton Head RV Park & Marina where we've spent the past … Continue reading

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