Category Archives: Seeing it

Fun, Family and Mishap at Juniper Springs

Juniper Springs is located at Juniper Springs Wilderness and Recreation Area on the Southeastern part of the Ocala National Forest off of SR 40. It offers a full range of outdoor activities. The springhead area offers swimming, a pleasant picnic … Continue reading

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A Day at De Leon Springs State Park

Last month our friends from southern Maryland came to Florida to get away from the cold and visit some old friends. We were on their list too.   We spent an enjoyable afternoon at De Leon Springs State Park in … Continue reading

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We Are In The South

As we drove through South Carolina, I got my first glimpse of palm trees. I love palm trees. They remind me of warm sunny weather. That’s the first sign we were in the South. We stayed over night at The … Continue reading

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Good Times in Asheville

We had a good time in Asheville. We had a relaxing time. We saw water falls. We played football. We had a camp fire. We had good food with good friends. We went on a short hike to Douglas Falls … Continue reading

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A Month Full of Activities

We saw Cirque Du Soleil show “OVO” at the National Harbor last night with my sister and her husband. It was entertaining and delightful. We have seen a number of shows in the DC Metro area, Baltimore, Orlando and Las … Continue reading

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Beans and Blueberries!

After leaving Lubec, we headed for Freeport, ME.  The girls had decided that was a good place to stop for the night, as it just happened to be the home of L. L. Bean.    But, we got distracted on … Continue reading

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About as Far as We Can Go–Lubec, ME

While we were in Bar Harbor, David suggested we head up to Lubec so we could see the most Eastern point of the country.  It was only a couple of hours, so we figured “why not”.  Now, we’re really glad … Continue reading

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Aboard the Starfish Enterprise with Diver Ed

One afternoon at Bar Harbor we took a boat cruise with Diver Ed Dive-In Theater Cruise aboard the Starfish Enterprise.  The mission of the Starfish Enterprise is to “boldly dive where no one has dived before”. We took the 3-hour … Continue reading

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Sunrises and Sandbars – Bar Harbor, Maine

On Monday, we woke up around 4:30 am, made lots of coffee and headed up to Cadillac Mountain again.  This time it was to watch the sunrise.  Cadillac Mountain is the first point of the continental US where sunlight hits … Continue reading

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Where the Mountains Meet the Sea

Acadia National Park is where the mountains meet the sea. The beach at Sandy Beach is a brisk 55 degrees in the summer time. Cadillac Mountain is the tallest mountain on the continental east coast at 1,532 feet. It’s a … Continue reading

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