Monthly Archives: August 2013

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner…Or Not ?

“What’s for dinner, Lynne?” “You know I don’t like spaghetti.” “Maybe your neighbors will have something better.” Meet “Harry.” He shows up at least once a week and struts around the veranda. If I have the glass doors open, he … Continue reading


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The Vinales Valley ~ Cuba

 “Mountains culminate in peaks, and nations in men.” Jose Marti ~ Cuban Writer, 1853-1895 Leaving Havana for the day, we climbed aboard a Chinese built bus and headed west on a highway built by Russians. Our destination was the Vinales … Continue reading

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No Condos Here, Yet

Our little island works hard at keeping land developers at bay. It is zoned primarily for agriculture which is what keeps its rural charm, a part of old Florida that still remains. Several times a week, I pass by this … Continue reading

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