A Birthday with Mermaids, an Island, and Antiquing: Part 2

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As promised, a peek at where we stayed! We stayed at the Enlisted Men’s Mess Hall circa 1929, which is a Mermaid cottage. As named, it was a mess hall back in the day. Staying there just a block from the beach, the light house, and the North Beach Grill, I was transported in time.… Continue reading A Birthday with Mermaids, an Island, and Antiquing: Part 2

A Birthday with Mermaids, an Island, and Antiques: PART 1

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Every year for my birthday I ask for a weekend getaway. I like to have experiences instead of parties. This year I asked for a stay in a Mermaid Cottage on Tybee Island, GA. My husband surprised me by making it a 5 day trip, instead of just the weekend. It’s funny how things happen. I had been… Continue reading A Birthday with Mermaids, an Island, and Antiques: PART 1

Making Party Favors For a Bridal Shower: The Perfect Mix Margarita!

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I have been in 11 weddings. If you count the day I was a bride, than 12! I seemed to have been on loan as a flower girl, for at least four weddings. I was pretty cute as a kid, and a lot of brides wanted me. Still makes me feel special.  Actually, now that… Continue reading Making Party Favors For a Bridal Shower: The Perfect Mix Margarita!