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Jousting! Crabs! Lions! Oh My!

Maryland’s interest to Europeans goes back to 1498, when the shoreline was mapped by the Venetian John Cabot for the English. In 1632 George Calvert (later also known as Baron Baltimore) came to the shores in hopes of establishing a place where he could practice his Roman Catholicism in peace. He founded a settlement and…

CPR, Simplified for Seniors

You probably took a short course in First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation years ago.  Do you remember the rules for mouth-to-mouth breathing?  No?  Well, lucky for all of us you don’t have to do that anymore. The American Heart Association has updated its CPR protocol to “hands  only”, or just chest compressions.  No pinching the…

Azul Tequila

Editor’s note:  We’ve written this restaurant up before, but there are so many of you new residents here in Tanglewood, it’s a good idea to introduce you to one of the few “fancy restaurants” in town.  Fancy-ish?  Fancy for Sebring, anyway. A luncheon visit to the Mexican Restaurant, Azul Tequila, had been discussed for several…

Destinations – October Puzzles

TRICK OR TREAT!!?  Doing these puzzles are both!! Tricky and a treat to do!  Enjoy! These first two are easy…well…they’re normal. https://www.jigsawexplorer.com/online-jigsaw-puzzle-player.html?puzzle_id=ghostly-treats https://www.jigsawexplorer.com/online-jigsaw-puzzle-player.html?puzzle_id=happy-scarecrows THIS IS THE MYSTERY PUZZLE…meaning you don’t get to see the full picture. You’re on your own!  Whooo! https://www.jigsawexplorer.com/online-jigsaw-puzzle-player.html?puzzle_id=mystery-puzzle-2021-week-39      

Easy Reads For A Rainy Day

If any of you readers have had teenaged daughters at home beginning around 2005 and beyond, you may know something about book entitled The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.  I am betting several teachers out there are probably familiar with the series.  Maybe you have even seen the movie version of the book.  That single…

A Different Kind of Pandemic

The Mind Virus  Paraphrased a bit for kicks and grins; entertainment only Getting infected with the ‘Mind Virus’ doesn’t make you sick…well, not at first anyway and there is no test for this type of infection. Not yet, because no one can agree on a good test for positive proof of being stupid. You can’t…

True Meaning of Love!

TRUE MEANING OF LOVE!“Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.”  Philippians 2:4 ESV Jesus told us to love one another, but we have so much going on in our lives that we don’t have time to do the things we ought to do.  We…

Remember the What?

Maine used to be a lot of things. It used to be the northernmost State. It used to have the most coastline (it has more than 3500 miles of coastline). It was even included in the original United States, as part of Massachusetts until 1820. Not wanting to be dominated by the megalopolis of Boston,…

Fast Summer Reads

September is perfect time for a couple fast reads.  Beach time is still wide open and looking good.  The two titles this month that fit the bill as good tales, memorable characters, and all at no cost to you.  These titles and hundreds of others can be found right here in Tanglewood’s great library. If…