Posts from November 2015

Written by Valerie & Valise:

I want to state for the record that I hate the word “shimmy.”

Unfortunately for my wordsmithing-self, it always starts as a “shimmy.” A little swing to my hips, and a bip-bop in my shoulders. During a really good meal, I can’t deny that clapping has been known to occur.

It took me years to realize that I have a Happy Food Dance. If you can believe it, I didn’t know I was dancing when I found food I loved. Maybe I’m not as in touch with my own love for food as I think I am.

I also don’t consider myself a foodie, so I

Nov 10: Bonnet House Fort Lauderdale

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 4:49 PM by Guest Blogger

Written by Andrea on Vacation:

Bonnet House is one block from A1A and the Atlantic Ocean beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The house and grounds were owned by Frederic Clay Bartlett and his wife Helen-a wedding gift from her father.

You would never know that these gorgeous grounds and house lie in the mangroves near the beach.

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Our amazing tour guide for this photography tour through the Bonnet House grounds was Andy Royston– the Fort Lauderdale native famous for his daily morning photos of the beach taken on his iPhone.

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