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Jekyll Island Shrimp n’ Grits Festival in Georgia

The annual Shrimp n’ Grits festival in Jekyll Island, Georgia, is one of our favorite festivals on the coast. There is always a lot to see and do at this festival. This year it’s the 8th year for the popular Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival. If you love seafood, especially shrimp, this is the place to visit....

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Flying High over Jacksonville

Flying High over Jacksonville

Flying is every boy’s dream, and it has been mine for a long time. I have been in planes before, and in a helicopters, but when we were invited to fly in a WWII plane – I was thrilled! The GEICO Skytypers are the only flying unit in the world that performs at air shows typing their messages in the sky....

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Fun things to do in Florida in October

Fun things to do in Florida in October

Who doesn’t love October? The weather is a little bit cooler and it’s a great time to spend time outside. October is always a month filled to the brim with festivals, celebrations and events. But October is not only about pumpkin patches, scary ghosts and gremlins or lederhosen and oompah bands.  Just...

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Riverside Arts Market – Jacksonville, Florida

Riverside Arts Market – Jacksonville, Florida

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Selling at Festivals

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Hootie and the Blowfish in Charleston

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Mother’s Day Cocktails

Mother’s Day Cocktails

No matter what your plans are for Mother’s Day, you can never go wrong with...

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