Tag Archives: Jacksonville

Deland is Alive and the Manatees Have Come For A Visit

Deland, Florida is home to both Stetson University and my dad. When he first moved here more than thirty years ago for a job, this was a sleepy little town with not much happening. Located squarely in the middle of … Continue reading

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Luxury Suite at a Bargain Basement Price

The day has come for my nephew, the West Point graduate, to make love, not war.  He has just returned from his second deployment in Iraq and his stunning bride-to-be, a nurse practitioner, is beaming. Two years in the planning, … Continue reading

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