Google+

Swimming Holes Ain’t What They Used to Be. They’re Better!

Oh, come now, you remember back when… The excitement that school was finally over for the year and you were getting that two month reprieve to go and have some fun, leaving those “books and teachers’ dirty looks” behind. Perhaps down the road in your small town there was a swimming hole where you would all gather. The tire swing hung from that old oak limb that looked as if it would break, even though it had held up under all kinds of weather for hundreds of years. Maybe you lived in a city and you longed for a swimming hole, but the only thing available was the community pool. It was okay but, let’s face it, it was confining and every time you wanted to go with you and your friends there were always a million others who had the same idea to do it before you got there.

Events in St Augustine and Ponte Vedra This Weekend

          August 15, 2012 Friday: August 17 The “Real” Florida Kayaking Experience Get in touch with nature with a relaxing kayak tour by an interpretive naturalist. Tour is $55 per person and starts at Faver-Dykes State Park, 1000 Faver-Dykes Rd, at 8:15 a.m. Space is limited. All levels of experience welcome. […]

The 2012 Olympics Offer Serious Surprises…And Not All Are Happy Ones!

The 2012 Olympics Offer Serious Surprises…And Not All Are Happy Ones! The agony of defeat is known by almost every athlete in the universe, but the Olympics is showing something far different – the absolute “surprise” of defeat. Oh, yes, the “well-known’s” who were said to be the all-out winners before the contests even began […]

Phelps Has More Gold Than the Pharaoh’s…And He’s About to Get More?

Phelps Has More Gold Than the Pharaoh’s…And He’s About to Get More?   As we all know, Michael Phelps is the ‘IT’ man when it comes to swimming. In fact, next to Aquaman, no one in this world (or any other) can race through the pool water like a fish on speed. Well, here comes […]

Fun Filled Weekend in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches

  Friday and Saturday: October 14 & 15 ST. AUGUSTINE AMATEUR MEN’S GOLF TOURNAMENT See some of the nation’s best amateur and collegiate golfers competing in what has become one of the best tournaments of its kind in the Southeast.  Played over 54 holes at the St. Johns Golf Club, the tournament’s competitors will be selected […]