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Cloud Watching... and other neat things to do in Florida...

Carolyn Tann Starr 2010

Cloud Watching... and other neat things to do in Florida...

The National Weather Service is a mandatory digital stop if you are running amok during hurricane season. Actually, it's mad useful no matter what you are doing (LOL).

http://www.myflorida.com is the official portal for the State of Florida. We are clicking all sorts of links looking for places to go, things to do, government officials to bug with our New York questions (like how to get a FL gun/hunting permit and fingerprinted for a FL real estate license - LOL).

Carolyn Tann Starr 2010

If you want to go to the Brevard Zoo where we filmed Stingray and ZooTrain click this link:


Since I'm learning the state while vacationing with the wee people I thought I'd pass along a few other useful links...

"Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1963 as an overlay of NASA’s John F. Kennedy Space Center. Consisting of 140,000 acres, the Refuge provides a wide variety of habitats: coastal dunes, saltwater estuaries and marshes, freshwater impoundments, scrub, pine flatwoods, and hardwood hammocks provide habitat for more than 1,500 species of plants and animals." http://www.fws.gov/merrittisland/

Brevard Art Museum "is a gathering place, a visitor attraction, a landmark, an anchor, a catalyst for change; we exist to educate and to deliver a message that will encourage people to think differently about their relationship to others and the world; a center of creativity, the Museum collects, displays and interprets all aspects of the visual arts, particularly women artists, in ways that relate to the past, to the present, and to the future. The Brevard Art Museum is a community cultural bridge." http://www.brevardartmuseum.org/

"Join Captain Rick's personalized, interpretive eco-tour as you look for alligators, native and migratory birds, and other Florida wild life on the St. Johns River. Climb aboard “Grasshopper”, a state-of-the-art air-boat, custom built for a comfortable and safe Florida air-boat ride, promising you an educational and fun wildlife experience. Captain Rick (friends in the know call Captain Rick the Florida Authority). A lifelong Floridian and fully licensed and insured U.S. Coast Guard Master, will narrate your exciting 90 minute air-boat eco-tour. You will enjoy optimum wildlife viewing being seated in elevated, cushioned seats." http://www.airboatecotours.com/

Did I mention we are having a lot of fun in The Sunshine State? Working on some more eye candy for ya while we figure out where to go and what to do next...

The kids have got to take their showers... Aunt Mona is coming over to take the shorties to the pool, which means I can create some more music between cloud watching and observing them work on their tans (LOL). ;-)


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Comment balloon 8 commentsC Tann-Starr • August 27 2010 11:49AM


I am sure you are having a great time. The airboat tour is a wonderful experience for all ages.

Posted by Team Honeycutt (Allen Tate) about 10 years ago

C- have the Nat'l Weather Svc on my Droid!  So glad you're having a fun vacation.  If you're getting a hunting license don't forget to get a fishing license and crawfish stamp (so you can go lobstering!)

Posted by Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224 (Room Service Home Staging) about 10 years ago

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) about 10 years ago

Allen, the boats are waaaaaaay coooooooool. :-)

Kathy, there is soooo much stuff to do down here. I may have to visit more often. I like the idea of going fishing. BTW, thank you for the link. We have been going through our photographs trying to match the three, two and one leather seaters in the living room. Since the TV, sound system and coffee table are black I figure we should blow up really colorful photographs and place them in black frames on the TV wall. I may go out and buy some canvass and paint tonight because I am craving color. Our walls are naked, the only shelves are in the closet and I've been looking at yet not buying any furniture (LOL). I should get a little POD and ship some of my paintings from NY. I did a really nice portrait of my hubby... :-)

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) about 10 years ago

C - Thank you for visiting my state.  Do you like how your sunglasses fog up the moment you walk outside  :)

Posted by Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!" (Rulnick Realty, Inc.) about 10 years ago

Ooooooooo, Wendy, I have to try that. I always leave them in the car (LOL).

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) about 10 years ago

Hi Carolyn... Hey, the sea tortoise in the photo has a strong family resemblance to you!  :)

Posted by Steve Shatsky about 10 years ago

Hahahahahaaaaa! :-D

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) about 10 years ago

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