Category Archives: States

Can you imagine rushing your time on the Atlantic coast of Florida to check out a something about worm-gruntin’ in a tiny town called Sopchoppy?  That’s what we did. Worm grunting is making a mole-like sound via a stick pounded into the ground and made to vibrate with a ‘rooping iron’.  Those moles are scary […]

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On our way to a weekend commitment, we made a one night stop at a favorite Florida natural attraction, fresh water springs!  Our first taste of natural springs was the previous fall at Rainbow Springs.  Both stays were way too short.  A month could be spent exploring the unique springs across central Florida. This stop […]

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We hadn’t had St. Augustine on our radar as a destination but had heard many a story about the beautiful Anastasia State Park, (click here for review).  Although I only managed to reserve two nights at the park, we enjoyed our time on the beach as well as in town. Atlantic Beauty St. Augustine was […]

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We almost passed this place by.  We thought “it’s probably just like Johnson Space Center” and it was more expensive at $50 each.  After a few comments we heard and reading a few posts from others, we decided we at least had to check out Kennedy Space Center. We’re glad we went.  Certainly not better […]

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I should know by now that even if a National Park is low on my list and I don’t hold many expectations for it, it always surpasses them. Everglades National Park is pretty cool.  Growing up 1000 miles away on the tundra, the Everglades hold a completely different knowledge than we had ever been exposed […]

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