View from the Back Seat: Portable Fan Fun

A review of three portable fans by a traveling kid.

A Walk Through the Parade of Trees

This holiday season, we felt it was important to spread some holiday cheer from our neck of the woods to yours. Today let’s go for a walk through Green Cove Spring’s Parade of Trees. Tomorrow we’ll check out Deck the Chairs at Jacksonville Beach. Green Cove Springs, Florida is a historic community nestled on theContinue reading “A Walk Through the Parade of Trees”

Day Trippin’ to Cedar Key

Did you know Florida has more than two coasts? It’s not just the Atlantic and Gulf like your atlas says. We Floridians take great pride in the different areas of our state and name them to represent their characteristics. The more popular ones are the First Coast, Emerald Coast, Space Coast and Treasure Coast, butContinue reading “Day Trippin’ to Cedar Key”

Space Tour Part Two: Kennedy Space Center

After our visit to the home of the first rockets, we planned a trip to see where the rockets are launched! Kennedy Space Center is the home of manned space exploration and you immediately get the sense of how history is continuing to happen in Cape Canaveral. Just turning into the main parking area youContinue reading “Space Tour Part Two: Kennedy Space Center”

We Were on a Honeymoon COVID Cruise

I think we are far enough along in this pandemic now that it’s safe to admit we were on one of the last few cruise ships out of Miami the weeks before the shutdown.  There were no cases of coronavirus on our boat, but one case of Influenza A was enough for ports to turnContinue reading “We Were on a Honeymoon COVID Cruise”

Visiting Disney World during COVID

What’s Walt Disney World like during COVID? My mother and I planned a two-day girls trip to check it out and share with you. I felt it was important to wait the obligatory two weeks from our trip to share our experience. It was – different – like everything is now days. A resemblance ofContinue reading “Visiting Disney World during COVID”