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Light Up Your Life Special for the Holidays in St Augustine – FREE!  

Filed in Boomer, Empty Nesters, Giveaways!, Midlife, Travel by on October 17, 2017 18 Comments
Light Up Your Life Special for the Holidays in St Augustine – FREE!  

Celebrate the holiday season with our FREE “Light Up Your Life” Gift. All guests who stay at St. Francis Inn or Casa de Suenos for two consecutive weeknights (Sunday thru Thursday) from November 20, 2017 to January 31, 2018* will enjoy more than two million tiny white lights sparkling throughout the ancient streets, historic buildings, […]

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Enjoy Ft Myers Florida and the PinkShell Beach Resort!

Filed in Travel by on December 30, 2016 4 Comments
Enjoy Ft Myers Florida and the PinkShell Beach Resort!

Ft Myers is not a new destination for me. I have an aunt and uncle who live there, and we’ve been visiting for over 20 years. I’ve taken my children, met up with my cousins, and spent many days hanging out with family. I had never stayed on the beach, though, and this time I […]

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Amazing, but It Snows in Naples Florida every Christmas Season!

Amazing, but It Snows in Naples Florida every Christmas Season!

I recently paid a visit to Naples, FL to see a friend of mine from Junior High, back in Ohio! Juetta West spends her winters in Naples as her fashion company has a storefront there. Turn It On by Juetta West is right on 3rd Street South, which is the heart and soul of Naples. Having spent […]

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I Found the Fountain of Youth!

I Found the Fountain of Youth!

We all want to find the Fountain of Youth, right? I found it in St Augustine, Florida, and learned a bit of history about it that was quite interesting, as well as unexpected.  As children we are told that Juan Ponce de Leon came to the New World in search of the Fountain of Youth, a […]

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St Augustine Florida Eco Tours Took me on a Wonderful Tour!

St Augustine Florida Eco Tours Took me on a Wonderful Tour!

On my first visit to St Augustine I just had to get out on the water. I mean, it is Florida! With my love of animals and the ocean I decided I had to do a boat tour, and I chose St Augustine Eco Tours. I am glad I did! Not only were they unbelievably […]

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Casa de Suenos Bed and Breakfast in St Augustine Florida

Casa de Suenos Bed and Breakfast in St Augustine Florida

  I had a lovely experience at Casa de Suenos Bed and Breakfast in St. Augustine, Florida! I loved the city, the architecture, the history of it all, and I loved the Bed and Breakfast I stayed at in the historic district. It was the perfect location! Casa de Suenos  is an easy walk to […]

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Light Up Your Night Special in St Augustine, FL – FREE!

Filed in Travel by on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Light Up Your Night Special in St Augustine, FL – FREE!

A Special Way to Enjoy the Nights of Lights At the St. Francis Inn AND Casa de Suenos St. Augustine, Fl (September 2016) Celebrate the holiday season with a special treat from your innkeeper family… our FREE “Light Up Your Life” Gift. All guests who stay at St. Francis Inn or Casa de Suenos for two […]

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Visit Florida’s Crazy Food Festivals

Visit Florida’s Crazy Food Festivals

Florida is home to about 20 million people, it has world-famous theme parks and a number of the craziest food festivals on Earth! If you are looking for creative gourmet food, you will find it in the small villages of the state. Williston, Florida is a small town in central Florida, and has 3,000 inhabitants. […]

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Vacationing with Dad

Vacationing with Dad

Some of the happiest memories of I have of my dad are from our wonderful family vacations. My father has been gone 30 years, but his memory is always present. There were always smiles and fun times and sunny days on the beach with dad. I miss you, daddy!    I have often wondered what he would […]

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