Monthly Archives: July 2013

Toe Jam Sauce and Rat Tails: Our Fish Camp Dinner

This past weekend, Dr. Smooth and I traveled to visit my brother and his family a few hours away.  My brother had heard great things about a local fish camp and wanted us to go there for dinner while we were visiting. For those of you not raised in the South, let me briefly explain … Continue reading »

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No Zero Grading Policy

The Orlando Sentinel published an article this week about the no-zero grading policy.  It appears that high schools across Central Florida are starting to incorporate the policy of giving nothing below a 50%.  This has been a common practice for many middle schools for several years now. The article in the newspaper actually said it … Continue reading »

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Saturday Through My Lens: Blue Angels

This week’s Saturday Through My Lens features the awesomeness of the Blue Angels, the US Navy Flight Demonstration Squad. Normally at this point in the summer, we would have just returned from Pensacola and the Blues on the Beach air show.

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The Best Dog Ever

Today I said goodbye to the best dog anyone has ever had.  I am sure there are many people who could argue with me that their dog held that title, but I know in my heart that my beautiful Paris was truly the best dog ever. Paris joined our family the last week of July … Continue reading »

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