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That's Me! At the Gun Range Firing a Handgun for the First Time. With Female Firearms Training Trainer Shirley King, Port Charlotte, Fla., April 29, 2017
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Firearms Training and My First Trip to a Gun Range in Port Charlotte, Fla.

“Don’t put your finger on the trigger. Cross your thumbs. Hold it steady. Don’t be scared. There’s nothing to fear,” were the thoughts running through my mind as I picked up a loaded handgun at Shooter’s Paradise gun range in Port Charlotte, Fla.

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Learning How to Eat Florida Weeds with Green Deane

“The birds were eating them!” This was the explanation I, then three or four years old, told my mother nearly forty years ago. She frantically peppered me with questions after I told her about the red berries I had just plucked off a neighborhood bush and ate. Although they were juicy, I distinctly remember the […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Peaceful Placida, Fla.

Sunday I had the opportunity to spend some time in the adorable fishing community of Placida, located in Charlotte County in  Southwest Florida. I simply love it for its authenticity and admit I don’t spend enough time there. If you visit, plan on lunch or dinner at the Fishery Restaurant (13000 Fishery Rd. Tel: (941) […]

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