Florida Life

Seasons Come and Seasons Go

  My husband and I sank our teeth in the dark pink flesh of watermelon.  The sweet, sticky juice dripped down our chins and onto our fingers.  I enjoyed the cool taste of Summer.  Moments later, I wrapped the remaining slices in plastic and began placing them in the refrigerator.  Suddenly, it hit me.  For so… Continue reading Seasons Come and Seasons Go

Orlando

Rain Rain DON’T go away: a walk in Disney World

There are many times when I am thankful that I work in the tourism industry.  One of the many benefits of living in Orlando is the ability to enjoy the magical surroundings everyday.  I make it a point to go for a brisk walk after work a few times a week.  Yesterday, I packed my… Continue reading Rain Rain DON’T go away: a walk in Disney World

Orlando

Epcot: Two hours in France (this is not a drive by)

Countless hours of my life have been spent in Epcot.  This fabulous, one-of-a-kind theme park came into being the same year I did: 1982.  I feel a special kinship with it.  I also feel a sadness when I see most guests simply walk from one "country" to the next in World Showcase, without taking the… Continue reading Epcot: Two hours in France (this is not a drive by)