Mary Lee Cipriano

Do you like Bluegrass?

If the answer is yes, I have two exciting options for you!! #1 – The Heartland Bluegrass Assoc presents Bluegrass jamming every month!  Enjoy three different Bluegrass groups on the 4th Saturday every month from 1:00pm-4:00pm at Craig’s RV Resort in Arcadia.  Each band plays for one hour. The venue is incredible!  The stage has…

Destination – Kenilworth Lodge

Our Haunted Hotel!Its October  and time for another weird story about Florida.  In researching hauntedplaces.org, I found this wonderful story to share with you, close to our hearts. The Kenilworth Lodge is an historic resort hotel located at 1610 Lakeview Drive in Sebring, Florida. Constructed in 1916 by City of Sebring founder George Sebring, the…

Destination – Tahiti and Moorea

Tahiti! Adventures in Paradise starring Gardner McKay as Adam Troy! Oh yes, I remember it well. Perhaps that TV show lit the fire under my wanderlust! In 1996, my family and I traveled to Australia to bring home my daughter who was doing her semester abroad in Sydney. On our way home from Australia, we…

WELCOME NEWS – AUGUST 2019

WELCOME TABLE – AUGUST 26, 2019 Meet Wayne Lee Rustad and Susan Garcia 1556 Tanglewood Circle Cell: 954-383-0501 Email: Waynethetrain04@gmail.com Originally from the great state of Wisconsin, and more recently from Pembroke Pines, Wayne will be with us for 10 months of the year.  He is retired from 35 years working at Florida International University…

Destination – Hawaii

Lava fields with hot, flowing rivers of lava!  Double rainbows! The winding Road to Hana!!  The Arizona Memorial!  Books have been written about this island paradise with each island offering its own unique treasures to its visitors.  This article is just a taste of the pleasures Hawaii has to offer. Picture yourself visiting Kilauea, one…

WELCOME NEWS – JULY 2019

WELCOME TABLE – JULY 29, 2019 Meet (Ellis) Jim and Jeri Hoover 3335 Beartooth Pass (Big Sky) Email: ellishoover@gmail.com Phone: 931-980-7779 Jim and Jeri are here with us year round and both come from backgrounds in the US Navy!  Jim is from California while Jeri is from Ohio.  Jim is a retired Navy officer, retired…

WELCOME NEWS – JUNE 2019

WELCOME TABLE – JUNE 24, 2019 Meet Rhonda Pressley & Dave Gruesbeck 2725 Whistle Stop Cell phones: 989-429-1342 (Dave) & 843-364-8783 (Rhonda) Email: bratxo@aol.com Rhonda and Dave are originally from Eaton Rapids MI and will be with us seasonally until they can retire and make this their year round home.  Rhonda was self-employed and is…

WELCOME NEWS – MAY 2019

WELCOME TABLE – MAY 20, 2019 Meet Thomas Manley 2109 Bayside Drive (Bayside) Cell: 774-263-3981 Email: tman3280@comcast.net Tom comes to us from Massachusetts.  He’ll be with us year round with the exception of returning to MA for July and August. He is a Merchant Marine operating vessels that bring supplies to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket;…