Category Archives: shopping


The Beaches Green Market is my favorite farmers’ market in the Jacksonville metro. Too bad it takes nearly thirty minutes for me to drive there. Because of that, I signed up for the weekly email and I get a heads … Continue reading

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Saying Grace

I’m not here to wax political, only to share some words I read this morning on this Presidents’ Day. Yep, on this government-appointed three-day weekend of money-saving retail sales galore! Last week at the library, I picked up a copy … Continue reading

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Cheaper by the Dozen

For years I have driven past this one house on Starratt Road, a white ranch home with a lush side yard full of vegetables and a front yard full of very cluckety chickens. The sign outside their property fence lets … Continue reading

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(Life) In OKC

For the past few days, I’ve been making myself as comfortable as possible here in Oklahoma City.  As much as I miss the Florida sunshine right now (OKC’s current temperature reads 44.9*…brrr), I must admit that making myself comfortable has … Continue reading

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