Sandy camping at Gilchrist Blue Springs near Gainesville, Florida

Camping comes in all shapes and sizes when you’re going to as many state parks as you can! My most recent adventure is Ruth B. Kirby Gilchrist State Park in Florida. This is the second of a double-header, if you will, after camping in Manatee Springs with my parents, sisters, brother-in-law, and four nieces. ManateeContinue reading “Sandy camping at Gilchrist Blue Springs near Gainesville, Florida”

Loyalty Pass It On Commercial – The Music and More!

I recently saw this commercial on TV and it got me to thinking. Who’s behind an ad like this? There’s no product being sold, no brand promotion, no celebrity endorsements. So what gives? First, check out the heartwarming ad below. Note that I can’t find the original on YouTube, so scroll down for the linkContinue reading “Loyalty Pass It On Commercial – The Music and More!”

Night Rider

I have a specific Spotify playlist titled “Night Bike Ride” for those warm nights I spent in Nashville riding my neon-lighted bicycle around the neighborhood. Isn’t it funny how certain songs are associated with a time or place in our lives? The songs on this list remind me of riding past my neighbors, music playingContinue reading “Night Rider”

Family Camping at Manatee Springs State Park

Hello there and thanks for dropping in today for a quick read about Manatee Springs State Park near Chiefland, Florida. I’ve been camping around the southeastern states this year with blog posts to prove it, see Camping Stories for more about all that. Next up on the list is the first camping trip to includeContinue reading “Family Camping at Manatee Springs State Park”

Fun Hummingbird Puzzle Part 2

Today is part two of a really fun puzzle that was created through Walgreens.com. honestly, I was so pleasantly shocked by the quality of the puzzle. Take a look at the original picture followed by a picture of the completed puzzle. If you go to the Walgreens website, be sure to check for seasonal discountsContinue reading “Fun Hummingbird Puzzle Part 2”