Sibling rivalry caught on eagle cam surprises viewers

If wildlife draws your attention, the Southwest Florida Eagle Cam is sure to be addictive. In its ninth year providing a closeup look at America’s symbolic bird, the eagle cam can surprise viewers sometimes because many people don’t realize sibling rivalry isn’t just a human trait. There’s another surprise too. Continue reading “Sibling rivalry caught on eagle cam surprises viewers”

‘Outlaw Joey Wales’ semi-adopts us

I’ve written many articles about the wonders of a backyard in Florida. You never know what kind of creature you’ll encounter here, and from Cuban Tree Frogs to Florida natives like the Softshell Turtle, we often marvel at what Mother Nature sends our way. Of late, we’ve had a domesticated visitor, and he is quite the character. Continue reading “‘Outlaw Joey Wales’ semi-adopts us”

Florida Man, Florida woman: Never a dull moment

The words ‘Florida man’ in a headline are a tipoff about what’s in the story. Just reading those two words ensures the story will be a doozy. A simple search using those words (or ‘Florida Woman’) will turn up all sorts of entertaining tales.

Today’s archive link takes note of the term that has become a Sunshine State icon.

In the story Florida Man, Florida Woman: Arts Potential Crosses All Genres, I share my own ideas about this, and I offer some links to memorable moments with Florida’s ongoing meme.

Be safe, holiday people! And have a great weekend.

(Kay B. Day/Dec. 17, 2020)

Followup on Daysies at Tiffany show: Video of two new songs

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Folks in the Crazy Daysies loop heard two new songs during online shows in October, and those two songs were unveiled live at the Tiffany show at Beach Front Grille in Flagler Beach (FL) on December 2. The Daysies were the opening act, and they did two new songs first. “Hurricane” is a pensive, reflective song about regrets. “Hearts Afire” is a bar song with kernels of truth about heartbreak. Both were well received. Continue reading “Followup on Daysies at Tiffany show: Video of two new songs”

Three small business favorites for unique affordable gifts

Every year my husband and I do a lot of local shopping. We find unique gifts to please special people on our list. This year is no exception, and we’ve already bought jewelry, hot sauce, and hand sanitizer from small businesses. (Article continues after photos.)

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