The Red Reef Park located in Boca Raton Florida has a mile long beach with golden brown sand. We recently enjoyed a visit to the park on a sunny weekday afternoon when the beach was nearly deserted. For my photos and some visitor information, click on the link or thumbnail image below.
The majority of our time this past weekend was spent caring for three orphaned baby squirrels until we got in touch with a certified wildlife rehabilitation expert. The babies were “true pinkies” at about only 2 weeks of age with closed eyes, barely developed ears and very little body hair. To read all about our experience and see the pictures, click on the link or thumbnail below.
All the new 2008 and even some 2009 vehicles were on display at the 2007 South Florida International Auto Show held in mid November at the Miami Beach Convention center. There were over 40 automotive manufacturers showing off their latest cars, trucks, SUV’s, CUV’s, hybrids and concept vehicles. For more information and 100’s of photos from the show, click on the link or thumbnail image below.
The “Stinking Rose” (a.k.a. garlic) is said to be the world’s most widely used and loved food. We attended the ’08 Delray Beach Garlic Fest to sample the eclectic collection of culinary treats available at the event’s Gourmet Alley. This family friendly festival took place on the grounds of the historic Old School Square at 51 N. Swinton Avenue in Palm Beach county Florida. For more information, click on the link or thumbnail image below.
Those constant TV commercials for the new Rhapsody On TiVo music service finally got me to start my free 30 day trial. To read my full review including screen shot pictures, and user experience video clips, click on the link or thumbnail picture below.
We’ve been tossing around the idea of one day traveling across the USA in a recreational vehicle. I heard that the West Palm Beach RV Show was coming up so we went to check out the various motor home options. The event took place at the South Florida Fairgrounds on Southern Blvd. For more information and the pictures, click on the link or thumbnail below.
My last attempt at making “hot wings” went well but they were not as tasty as I had hoped. Then I saw an episode of Good Eats on the Food Network where the host, Alton Brown, demonstrated a better way to prepare crispy chicken wings. Click on the link or thumbnail picture below for more information.
I saw a McCormick Buffalo chicken wings seasoning packet in the spices aisle at our Publix supermarket and was inspired to cook up some hot wings. Half the wings were baked in the oven and I grilled the other half on the BBQ. Click on the link below to read the recipe and see pictures of the final product.
The PCV valve is one of the most overlooked components that needs to be changed regularly to maintain good fuel economy and engine health. If you own a Pontiac Grand Prix or any other GM 3800 Series II 3.8L V6 engine equipped car, click on the link below for a pictures illustrated guide to changing out this vital part.
I picked up a two pack of the Chaser brand 5 Hour Energy Drink and wrote a quick review of my experience with this product from Living Essentials.