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Fun morning at Fort Desoto

“Don’t go in there” said the lizard. “I had beans for lunch.” Even the cactus were looking crispy from lack of rain. On the fishing pier, the pelican stole the fish from the cormorant. Flyby on the pier. Cormorant with … Continue reading

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Is summer over yet?

Not for us down here in central Florida. September is one of the hottest months because we usually don’t get the afternoon summer rains to cool down.  It’s a perfect time to start heading back to the beach since most … Continue reading

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Hanging out at the marina

During our vacation trip to Key West, we spent a lot of time at the marina. It was a 10 minute walk from our hotel. The first morning we walked over to catch the ferry to the Dry Tortugas. The … Continue reading

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Right before spring break at the beach.

  The laughing gulls were pairing up. Chasing each other and fighting over the ladies. Young herring gull with a snack. Blurry picture of a barn swallow. These guys rarely sit still. I saw him from across the lagoon. The … Continue reading

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Tarpon Springs – Skywatch Friday

The sign you first see when you turn down the famous sponge dock road. Cool old boats. It amazes me that most of these boats are still in use. Some of them look like they may sink any minute. Tourist … Continue reading

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Crazy anhinga in Sarasota

Hubby and I were admiring the nice view of Sarasota bay. I saw this anhinga looking at me. She looked like a character. It’s like she was saying “Hey lady come over here. I got a nice boat to sell ya.” … Continue reading

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No birds, just old boats

This is a tourist post. On a recent Sunday, hubby and I drove up to Tarpon Springs, about 45 minutes from our house.  It’s a small town right on the water that is like stepping back in time.  Tarpon Springs … Continue reading

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