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A visit to Monument Valley/Goulding’s Trading Post Museum

One of the stops we made on our recent road trip was Goulding’s Trading Post Museum near Monument Valley. We are big Old Time Western Movie fans so being able to walk in “John Wayne’s Cabin” from “She Wore a … Continue reading

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Ultimate Cooler Hacks

Originally posted on IRV OSLIN:
Ten tips on how to get 10 days out of your 5-day cooler Another good thing about Coleman coolers — The hinges and plug assemblies are guaranteed for the life of the cooler. Just contact…

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Back in Time… Exploring an Old Homestead Site in The Green Swamp

Originally posted on Florida Trailblazer:
Painted Sign at Homestead Site Let’s take a trip back in time… To an old homestead I found in The Green Swamp where I felt like I was transported back to another time. When homesteaders…

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Exploring an Old Railroad Grade in Goethe State Forest

Originally posted on Florida Trailblazer:
Trestle There is an old railroad grade that cuts through part of Goethe State Forest and dates back to at least the early 1900’s. The railroad was once part of the Seaboard Coast Line and…

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Learning New Skills with the Ladies

Each year all over the USA there are Becoming an Outdoors Woman workshops. These workshops are wonderful for introducing new skills to adventurous women of all ages. This year I was helping teach a number of freshwater fishing classes. Day … Continue reading

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Hiking in Winter… in Florida

Winter is not one of the “prettiest” months to hike in Florida – but the weather is perfect! If you know where to look there are small surprises everywhere! During a recent hike at Brooker Creek Headwaters Preserve we found … Continue reading

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2014 in review

THANKS TO ALL OF YOU WHO CHECK OUT OUR BLOG. 2014 WAS SLOW FOR WRITING – BUT YOU HUNG IN THERE WITH US! THANK YOU! Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed … Continue reading

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