Surfing in January

Admittedly, I can barely call what I did today surfing.  I did, however, get some paddling practice in.  The waves were small but the conditions were beautiful aside from that. The water temp today was somewhere between 64 and 55. I put my wetsuit on over my rash guard in hopes of adding an extra … Continue reading Surfing in January

Working out my Etsy Store details

I've made it a priority for 2022 to get my Etsy store moving. I have several ways to sell my art and gifts online but in the end, I think it's worth giving my all to Etsy. Etsy doesn't bring me much traffic but the options they have available to me without a huge upfront … Continue reading Working out my Etsy Store details

Three Florida RV Parks for Beach Camping

RV Life  About six years ago, I met my husband, Steve.  He's an avid RV'er.  I never stepped into an RV until we got together.  My first few trips were to his motorcycle races.  It took a little while for me to get used to staying in this small space. I felt a little more … Continue reading Three Florida RV Parks for Beach Camping

Artisan Alley, DeLand

For the past six months I’ve been setting up at the DeLand Farmer’s Market one Friday per month. If you’ve not been there, it’s worth the trip. Artisan Alley is filled with local artisans on Friday nights. I’ve seen some unique creations such as homemade dog biscuits, jewelry, soap and bat boxes. Families dine in … Continue reading Artisan Alley, DeLand

Making Time to Paint on our Recent Camping Trip

Our vacation was spent enjoying some of the natural beauty that Florida has to offer.  We visited Jacksonville Beach, Payne's Prairie, Devil's Den and Rainbow River.  We spent almost as much time biking, hiking, snorkeling and kayaking as we did resting.  If not, it sure felt like we did.  I'm still sore but it was … Continue reading Making Time to Paint on our Recent Camping Trip

Surfboard Shopping Turns to Buying

It was bound to happen sooner or later.  I finally purchased a surfboard after much deliberation.  My hubby convinced me to go out and spend the money.  As you may know, I have a little trouble letting go of money and especially now that we just went through Financial Peace University. We drove an hour … Continue reading Surfboard Shopping Turns to Buying