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Since working at the Pelican Bay office I've spotted a lot of different birds on the way to work and at the office. On about 3 rare occasions, about this time last year, I spotted a tall strange looking bird with white feathers, but was unable to pull over anywhere to take photos or ID it. The ...
Sunday, November 11th is Veterans Day, a day we as a Nation have set aside to honor our Vets. A day set aside to thank our vets for their service to our country. November 11th was picked for this special day because it is the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War 1. (Si...
This isn't the first time I've posted this video, it probably won't be the last. The last time I posted it was to share with you the amount of the check our small group of bikers and golfers sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital after our Bikes and Blues With Mickey Jones events last April. This t...
In the late 70s, early 80s, every senior in high school wanted their class song to be Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd. It was a tribute of sorts to them and us after the devastating plane crash. Back then I swore there would never be another Lynyrd Skynyrd, and no band should ever play Free Bird, th...
In September of this year a couple I used to work with at our Century 21 Sundance Beachside office lost their son-in-law in the Iraqi war. They had just given up their quite successful Real Estate careers here in FL and moved to GA to be with their daughter and granddaughter while their son-in-la...
Many times when replacing faucets, homeowners/investors will go for the cheaper brand. Going the cheaper route can sometimes cost them a lot more money in the long run. Let me explain how: In the house Steve and I rent, the bathroom faucet in our main bath looks similar to the one pictured here. ...
You know how every now and then you see something you just have to share with everyone? This morning David Kelso sent me an email with a link to a Youtube video that just blew my mind and gave me chills up and down my spine. Turn up your volume and watch the artist carefully, you will be AMAZED.
This past month has been an emotional roller coaster for a lot of folks that work here in the Rain. The support that has come to them from their fellow bloggers has been simply wonderful! It makes me so proud to be part of this community. Sarah Cooper took it upon herself to turn us pink and gi...
I've been out of the loop since Sunday, brought down hard by a bug going around and it's been no fun. Today is the first day I've been back on the Rain since Saturday morning and I've got more photos and one more video to share with you.Saturday morning we rode to The Boothill North in Ormond Bea...
One thing I learned last night, Blackfoot Fans are forever faithful. I haven't seen a real record album in years! Let alone one that was produced in 1979 like the one seen in this photo. Blackfoot Strikes was the album that had Highway Song, Train Train & Wishing Well. This is the album that shot...