• Our KEY WEST Vacation without the kids! – PART ONE

    The Happy Couple…celebrating 15 years of marriage! Robert Is Here Fruit Stand, Florida City, FL. Robert Is Here Fruit Stand in Florida City was our first stop on our weekend adventure without kids!  Be sure to visit their website!  How the fruit stand started is my favorite part of the place!  It reminds me of the days when I was little and my grandpaw would leave me up at the corner of 27th Ave and US1 selling mangoes!  If I had only thought to start a stand!  Jeff had the Key Lime Shake!  It was DE-LIC-IOUS!!!!!!!!!  Fresh key lime juice MUST be the trick! Look close!  That’s Robert in the…

  • Bulow Sugar Mill – Ormond, Beach, Florida

    Bulow Sugar Mill – Ormond Beach, Florida We visited the Bulow Sugar Mill while camping at Tomoka State Park. This was beautiful!  I can only imagine what it looked like before the Indians burned it down! Bulow Sugar Mill As you turn off the main road, you almost feel as though you’ve missed your turn.  The road is long and narrow, one laned, through a thick Floirda scrub.  Finally, reaching the entrance.  There’s a $4 cash fee per car and maps are available.  Contining to follow the dirt path, around corners, through the forest, ahead of you stands the Bulow Sugar Mill.  Beautiful in its own right.  You’re able to take…

  • Fairchild Oak – Ormond Beach

    Fairchild Oak – Ormond Beach, Florida Just around the corner form Tomoka State Park is  Fairchild Oak in Bulow Creek State Park.   Admission is free!  Clean bathrooms and a picnic area. Bulow Creek State Park and Fairchild Oak It’s a MUST STOP AND SEE!   It’s one of the largest live oak trees in the South,  at least 400 years old! Fairchild Oak, Bulow Creek State Park