Monthly Archives: July 2014

Drink Up Beaches!

Imagine you have friends with a sunny yellow beach house and a cobblestone patio. You’ve known them for years, and when you and your other friends visit, they load up the ice chest and pull out the grill. Live music … Continue reading

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Bonita Bill’s

I was directed to Bonita Bill’s by friends who are sailors and frequent visitors to Ft. Myers, Florida. They assured me it was my kind of place and they were correct. As much as I love fine dining and a … Continue reading

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City of Palms

Whether you’re looking for a week or a weekend, with a little or a lot to do, Ft. Myers and Ft. Myers Beach, Florida can accommodate you and your dog. With lots of places to stay and plenty of dog-friendly … Continue reading

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Weddings and Funerals

When you realize the only other Ginger in the room is your twelve-year-old cousin, and then you realize she got her hair from her daddy, whose bushy red eyebrows resemble the grey ones prominently displayed by your great uncle that … Continue reading

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The Purple Cow

On the eastside of Springdale, Arkansas, seven minutes from my front door, is a small vineyard tucked into 15 acres of rolling hills. It boasts an outdoor patio nestled against a creek, it’s shaded by towering trees, and…there is a large … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet?

I have a confession to make. It’s not a big, dirty, secret, but it is something you should know… Henri hates to ride in the car. Really. He hates it. I want him to be one of those windows rolled down, … Continue reading

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A Girl’s Best Friend

My name is Denise Holmes. I am a pet trainer by profession, and now I’m a travel blogger too. I believe it’s not where you go that matters but who goes with you, and I simply can’t imagine leaving my … Continue reading

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