Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law is Seriously Flawed

Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law is excellent in theory. But only in theory.. In my opinion the basis of the law is very worthy. The ability to defend yourself with lethal force when necessary. But it should only be when necessary. Here is where you can find the law: http://www.leg.state.fl.us/statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=0700-0799/0776/Sections/0776.013.html I agree with the majority of the law. It protects those that have to take a life to save their own. You come to my house with the intention of breaking in and robbing me or worse? You can better […]

Attend the Scarecrow Festival

  In Florida and looking for something to do outside of the amusement parks this weekend? Why not head to Dade City and attend the Scarecrow Festival?   The Pioneer Florida Museum is a great place to explore the history of Florida with your family. We love to go spend an afternoon looking at all of the cool displays housed here. Get off the beaten path and enjoy the Florida of yester-year. Make a scarecrow and some family memories this weekend. I’ll be there, will you?  

Welcoming Fall

    Fall brings many images to mind. The changing leaves. The cool days. The sheer beauty and poetry of one season giving way to another. The knowledge that snow may be coming. One of the things that I really miss about living in Pennsylvania and Northwestern New York is fall. I miss those things, but yet I enjoy the nearly perpetual summer that occurs in Florida. Although it may not seem like it, Florida does experience a seasonal change too. It’s nearly mid-October and in Florida that means cooler […]