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Little Church in the Sun, by Beverly Hicks Burch

This was one of destinations when we drove down to Flagler Beach a couple of weekends ago. Tall & Handsome’s mother Hazel had just passed away. Hazel had lived in Flagler for several years and while there she was a member of this little church, the Methodist Church in Flagler Beach. We took a copy… Continue reading Little Church in the Sun, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Great Eats – Flagler Fish Company, by Beverly Hicks Burch

If you happen to be in Flagler Beach, FL area and want a good place to eat, I recommend Flagler Fish Company. Tall & Handsome and I had the special the evening we were there. It just happened to be the Jerk Mahi Mahi with a black bean-pineapple salsa and a honey lime dressing. Totally… Continue reading Great Eats – Flagler Fish Company, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Confetti at the Beach, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I was amazed at the proliferation of wildflowers growing on the roadside of A1A on the east coast of Florida as we drove down to Flagler Beach a couple of weekends ago. Aside from the sea oats that grow so infamously along the dunes of the Gulf Coast, east coast of Florida and even in… Continue reading Confetti at the Beach, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Wading into Waves of Yesteryear…, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Do you think this former surfer is looking back and thinking about waves of yesterday year? Did I also mention he was treading into waves on the last day of winter? Yep, and he said the water was warm… © 2011 Beverly Hicks Burch All Rights Reserved. Save

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Last Day of Winter in Flagler Beach, by Beverly Hicks Burch

This is what the last day of winter looks like on a corner of a fairly busy and major intersection of Flagler Beach, FL. I imagine this is what it looks like year round… Personally, I am a four season type of gal myself and actually get a get out of cooler weather, and yes,… Continue reading Last Day of Winter in Flagler Beach, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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A True Snow Bird, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Saw this fellow just after we crossed into Florida at the Welcome center on I-95. Many more of his kin could be seen flying in true “V” formation…hard to believe he’d be Christmas dinner for someone :/   Save

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Flagler Beach Pier, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Flagler Beach Pier is the dominate landmark of Flagler Beach, FL. You just can’t miss it. It sits right on A1A as you drive along the east coast of Florida. Construction on the pier was completed in 1927 for the cost of $75,000…that’s $937,500 in 2010 dollars. The original length of the pier was 1,000… Continue reading Flagler Beach Pier, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Man in Black, by Beverly Hick Burch

My Tall & Handsome…AKA former lifeguard…AKA former surfer…AKA former competitive swimmer…AKA former jammies wearer…AKA Ron Jon patron…AKA former quasi-hippie…AKA Satellite Beach (FL) High grad…AKA Florida State University Alumni…AKA gringo New Mexican (also know as Mighty Whitey)…AKA soulmate…AKA love of my life… By the way, dig those knees. That took years of surfing to develop those!… Continue reading Man in Black, by Beverly Hick Burch

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Blanket Flower, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Gaillardia aristata also know as the common blanket flower, is a perennial native to much of Northern and Western North America. This little flower is in the sunflower family and is drought tolerant. It is often thought of as being a prairie flower. The indigenous people of the Plateau Tribes were known to use the… Continue reading Blanket Flower, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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On the Menu at The BamaSteelMagnolia’s™ Bistro–Chicken Dinner in Foil Packets

The other day over at The BamaSteelMagnolia’s™ Bistro I posted a recipe I’d whipped together for dinner for Monday night. It garnered a big thumbs up from T & H so I’m sure we’ll be enjoying it again. I also added a variation I’m going to try…maybe in the next cook up. Click on over… Continue reading On the Menu at The BamaSteelMagnolia’s™ Bistro–Chicken Dinner in Foil Packets