Julie’s Easter Muchness

Julie’s Easter Muchness

          Happy Easter Welcome to Julie’s Easter Muchness This is me when I was about 4 in Rome, Georgia on Easter afternoon with my dog Cookie and my Easter gift, a duck. My Easter duck thinks that Cookie is his mother. So why Julie’s Easter Muchness? In Tim Burton’s, Alice in Wonderland, there is a part in the movie where Johnny Depp’s character , The Mad Hatter, turns to a grown…

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Happy Spring and Easter Dishes

Happy Spring and Easter Dishes

        Happy Easter Welcome to Happy Spring and Easter Dishes This post isn’t about creating big menu’s for spring and Easter dining, we already have other posts for that, but it is about making something very nice, seasonal, and special.  Something you could make to take to a gathering or a pot luck dinner,  or to give as a gift for a neighbor that doesn’t get out much, or just something to…

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Whann Way Aloha

Whann Way Aloha

            Aloha, and Welcome to Whann Way Aloha How About Some Delicious Kona Coffee and a Hawaiian Bagel? Veronica’s Hand painted Coconut she Painted Years ago. (6 Year Old Veronica, in the middle with the white lei around her neck and the leaf bra top, at her school performance.) Aloha means Hello, Goodbye, and I Love You Gordon and I had the privilege of living on the island of Oahu…

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Our Alice In Wonderland Tea Party (Easter)

Our Alice In Wonderland Tea Party (Easter)

            Happy Easter    Lillian ALICE Miller Haskin Lone Dedicated to MY Alice My mother called her Hone, and I call her Honnie, she is my Great-Grandmother from Vincennes, Indiana. (My Yankee Family.) I adored her! A Lily for My Lillian Julie aged 6, Rome, Georgia, Easter   ————————————- Welcome to our Alice in Wonderland Easter My Alice Vintage Books Here is a Sneak Peek into our Easter My Alice…

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Potting Bench, Mr. McGregor’s Garden Easter

Potting Bench, Mr. McGregor’s Garden Easter

        Happy Easter Springtime My New Backyard Potting Bench (See the little pot above with the cute flowers?  My daughter Veronica painted that when she was little.  Also, see the little oil can?  I found that in my grandfather’s garage after he died and I took it home with me.  I’ve kept it ever since.) Is That Peas? (Actually they are called Sting of Pearls.) All the pots that you see that…

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Julie Garden Blogging

Julie Garden Blogging

        Welcome to Julie Garden Blogging   My Gloriosa Orchid Vine Living here in Florida allows us the luxury of enjoying outside beauty all year long.  Our winter’s are usually pretty mild and we always seem to have something in bloom throughout the entire year.  I do love my herb garden. I wanted to start this garden post as a record of what life is like in our own backyard, as well…

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A Taste of India

A Taste of India

            Welcome to A Taste of India This post is featuring the delicious gifts of Indian cooking, a few delicious recipes just to entice you, and a write up of Gordon’s Internship at an Indian restaurant a few years ago very correctly named, A Taste of India. Gordon’s Internship lasted 11 weeks, it was for his culinary degree.  He loved working there, he loved the people, he loved the food,…

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Our Turducken Christmas

Our Turducken Christmas

          UNDER CONSTRUCTION ————————————– The Three (3) Spirits Cocktail ————————————— Leftover TurDUCKEN Makes Excellent Club Sandwiches Especially when you use our Florida Christmas Cranberry Sauce as a condiment. For the recipe for our Florida Christmas Cranberry Sauce, just click below: Florida Christmas Cranberries

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Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens

Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens

          UNDER CONSTRUCTION Merry Christmas We had the pleasure of visiting Bok Tower Gardens, in Lake Wales, Florida. It was more of everything that I expected.  Bigger, more beautiful, greener, more wildlife, more ponds, more flora and fauna, and more perfect than I had pictured it to be. The last time I visited Bok Tower was as a little girl with my grandparents on one of our many trips to Florida. …

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Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

            Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure Orlando, Florida I Wanted to Start This Blog Post off with a SPLASH!!!!!! The Jurassic Park Ride You can see Gordon, Veronica, and our niece Kelcy in the back row, L to R. They had a great time! I got some great photos! I found a great spot and I perched there waiting to take the photos. Kelcy is a Cutie! ————————————- And this…

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