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Fast Reads For A Busy Season

I know, you were expecting books that would celebrate this special time of year.  Tanglewood’s library has many, many seasonal titles from which to choose.  So, by all means take advantage of the selection.  Several will appear on the monthly display shelf.  If you have never read any books by Harlan Coben, Deal Breaker (1995) is…

Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2022

America’s Thanksgiving holiday, born in the 1500s, recognized in 1621, and observed even during the bleakest hours of the Civil War, now stands as one of the nation’s most anticipated and beloved days—-celebrated each year on the fourth Thursday in November. Perhaps no other nonsectarian holiday has more tradition. Family, friends, food and football have…

Leg Cramps – Yeow!!

Leg Cramps – Oh where to begin!!  There are actually a few easy things that you can do to help prevent leg cramps and to relieve that awful ache and pain after getting one.   First, let’s talk about why you get them-  There are several reasons for getting cramps in your calf, thighs, feet, even…

Books That Honor Veterans

It is pretty safe to say that most everyone of us here in Tanglewood knows someone connected to the military.  Maybe a spouse, a relative, a child, or a neighbor. Tanglewood’s Library Committee would like to pay honor to all Veterans by highlighting books which deal with that topic.  Many, many of our residents experienced…

They Find Happiness

The Lost and Found Bookshop (2020) by Susan Wiggs is made for those who love to discover small shops filled with charm and of course books. Natalie Harper inherits the bookshop after the death of her mother.  Natalie pretty much grew up in the shop that is located in a San Francisco historic district.  It…

Timeless Recipes

We have been reminded that summer is winding down, however, here in Florida it seems like it still remains in high gear.  Here are a few late summer recipes to help place you in the mood for fall, and on into “winter”. Strawberry Angel Food Dessert 1 – 10 ounce angel food cake 2 –…

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“Remington, the Cuddle Pup” came into our lives on a cool September day, quite unexpectedly.  Well, the truth is, he was only unexpected to Bob.  We had agreed that after Bullet was gone, we wouldn’t get anymore dogs, and actually Bullet was still with us so I couldn’t even say Remi was replacing him. Oh,…

Heat Advisory for Sebring!

Heat Stroke or Heat Exhaustion?Sebring’s heat index value for this time of year can be up to 108 degrees!  When there is a combination of hot temperature combined with high humidity, dangerous health risks like heat exhaustion or heat stroke can occur.  The difference?  Here are the signs and symptoms:  Heat exhaustion: Begins with general…

The Crooked Bass Grill and Tavern

Our dining out adventures have taken us down the road again.  Located at 1010 North Scenic Highway, in Babson Park, this little place has become a “go to” spot whether dining alone or with a group of friends. Located a stone’s throw from the Crooked Lake, the restaurant has a rustic lake style vibe that…