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Saturday, February 23, 2013

Last Weekend in Jacksonville

Location: Jacksonville, FL (High 81, Low 62)

IMG_4376Today has been another gorgeous day! And so was yesterday. Last night we actually left our windows open. Had nice fresh air coming in all night – I love it!

It has been so nice to be in Jacksonville for the month. Harry’s sister Linda lives here and we have been able to visit with her every weekend.

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This morning we started out with breakfast at a local place. Sausage gravy and biscuits – yum. Definitely something I would have been better off not discovering that I loved. Flirt male

 

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On our way back to Linda’s house, we stopped in a new development where both of Harry’s nephews have recently built homes.

This whole neighborhood is brand new.

 

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These lots are all sold, and there are going to be three more homes built in this area.

 

 

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The side view from the backyard reminded me of watching episodes of House Hunters on HGTV when people complain about close neighbors.

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But the view to the back was much nicer.

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After we got back to the campground, we had another nice afternoon with more of what has become the usual…walk a few miles, sit outside, read our kindles, cooked dinner on the grill. A very nice day.

 

Tomorrow, we will be doing some more sightseeing with Linda. Enjoying our last weekend here in Jacksonville.

6 comments:

  1. I just love sleeping with the windows open, but some campsites are too close to do that.

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  2. I typically sleep with a window open a bit, but it's been too darn cold this winter to do so. Another reason I'm looking forward to Spring. I'm also ready to get the grill out again; I miss our dinners cooked outdoors.

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  3. A grill is something Jerry and I must purchase very, very soon!! We sure do miss it...in our "bricks and sticks" life, we grilled out at least twice a week. Does your grill fit OK in the basement?

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    1. Yes it fits great. We have the Weber Q 200. The stand is detachable and folds up nicely. We love it and use it probably at least 2 - 3 times a week. :)

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  4. Still haven't slept with the windows open here :( Gets very chilly at night! Your month in Jacksonville sure went by fast.

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  5. Nice to see you getting such great weather?

    Sausage gravy and biscuits? I'll take the biscuits as long as they have blackberry jam on them. Yuk - I tried that sausage gravy stuff a few yeas ago and darned near gagged. Lots of folks love it though!

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