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“Before” Is The Key Word

If you have seen the movie version of Me Before You, you should still read the book. If you have not seen the movie, read the book. Me Before You (2012) by JoJo Moyes is not strictly a romance novel regardless of the title.  It does have some touching moments one could label romantic, but…

Special Needs Hurricane Shelter Registration

Special Needs & Equipment List2018 Special Needs Shelter Registration Began January 1st All persons interested in utilizing the Special Needs Shelters for the 2018 Hurricane season will need to register with the Highlands County Health Department. If you require specialized equipment for your health needs such as oxygen concentrator or other similar equipment (see list)…

Destination – Savannah Georgia

Savannah, a coastal Georgia city, is a charming Southern escape where period architecture, art, trendy boutiques and ghost stories, manufactured parks, horse-drawn carriages, cobblestoned squares are all set under a veil of Spanish moss. Oh, and the oak trees, of course you’d think of the magnificent oak trees. Savannah is a place where cuisine comes straight from…

Breakfast Bread

****BLUEBERRY BREAKFAST BREAD**** 1/2 Cup butter 1 Cup white sugar 2 Eggs 2 Cups flour 1 Cup applesauce 1 1/2 Tsp baking powder 1/2 Tsp baking soda 1/4 Tsp salt 1 and 1/2 Cups fresh or frozen blueberries HOW TO: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Grease and flour one loaf pan Mix together: 1/2 Cup…

Broken Egg Restaurant

The Broken Egg recently opened as a  “new” restaurant in the pathway between Homer’s and Papa John’s near the intersection of 27 and Schumacher.  Its in the spot where Dot’s used to be. After trying twice on a Sunday, learning its not open on a Sunday, I finally got there this morning. It looks clean…

Word Of The Week August 20

OSTENSIBLE Adjective ((Ah-sten-suh-bul) Stated or appearing to be true, but no necessarily so. OSTENSIBLE purpose of the trip. Appearing or claiming to be one thing, when it is something else. When something is OSTENSIBLE it appears to be the case but might not be. The OSTENSIBLE cause of her enforced retirement was to make room…