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May 7 – Jacksonville to Dillon SC

Today's 330-mile drive, all along I-95,from Jacksonville to Dillon, SC was our longest on our trip home.  While the skies were crystal clear there was a strong and gusty wind from the WNW which buffetted our motorhome the entire day. … Continue reading

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May 6 – Sebring to Jacksonville

We woke to an unexpected and very foggy eather this morning.  After having our newly installed windows water-proof checked we headed north toward the Orlando area where we planned ot pick-up I-4 east toward I-95.  The visibility was still poor … Continue reading

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May 4 – Our Last Month in Sarasota – Trip to Sebring, FL

For the past month, our activities haven't changed all that much; both of us walking mornings with an ever-shrinking group (many people leaving for home), a chance to do some limited, local photography, and sailing 2-3 times a week, at … Continue reading

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March 7 – Art Show, Joe & Jeanne Warwick and Incredible Circus Arts Benefit Performance

The past week was highlighted by my participation in a local Art Show here at Sun N Fun where I sold some additional prints and have one oversized print on order.  We also had two great friends from our 2011 … Continue reading

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February 26, 2021 – Got Our First COVID-19 Vaccinations

Debbie and I received our first COVID-19 vaccination shots this morning in Manatee County, just north of our winter campground, where we had previously registered and appointments were made on randomly on a "lottery" system.  Once arriving at the park … Continue reading

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Good News!

Just after returning to our motorhome from our morning walking group, my phone rang.  Normally, if I don't recognize a number I do not pick up, assuming if it is important the caller will leave a message.  However, a caller's … Continue reading

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January 1 – 14 – Sun N Fun

This year in Sarasota is somewhat different that in the past. Other than our morning walk (everyone is wearing a mask), we have restricted our normal activities and the people in those few those in which we are participating area … Continue reading

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Welcome 2021 … at Last!!

Shorlty after we signed-off last evening, we were getting ready to take a shower and head for bed when there was a loud BOOM!  Looking out of our window we saw the sky light up almost overhead.  Exiting our motorhome … Continue reading

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Christmas To New Year’s Eve – 2020

Since arriving at Sun N Fun, we have remained pretty much self-isolated other than walking each morning with a group (everyone masked) and I sailed my radio-controlled boat on Sunday afternoon (again people were wearing masks). On Christmas Day Night, … Continue reading

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Christmas Day – Arriving in Sarasota

The temperatures have taken a tumble since yesterday afternoon when we saw the mercury reach into the 70os…. tumbling after the afternoon's thunderstorms to belw freezing overnight, resulting in some ice on one of our coach's slide toppers. Still, we … Continue reading

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