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English Tea in Mt. Dora

English Tea in Mt. Dora

A visit to England has been on my bucket list for quite some time. Yet, something always gets in the way, like house payments, braces for one of my kids, and buying groceries. Even though I’m stuck here in Central Flordia, I recently had the opportunity to experience England without even crossing the pond. Thanks to the Windsor Rose Tea Room in Mt. Dora Florida, I was able to briefly immerse myself in English culture.   Since 1991, the Tea…

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Life Requirement

Life Requirement

 During summers as a young teen, I unloaded books from a semi truck for no pay. It was a normal day for the daughter of a pastor. Growing up as a PK (pastor’s kid) involved sorting Christmas toys, delivering toys, and other activities that I usually grumbled about doing. For me, community service wasn’t a high school requirement, it was a life requirement. As a grouchy teen, I didn’t appreciate what my parents were doing. Now, my perspective has totally…

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Renningers 

Renningers 

I make the trip to find something new for our home. My sons are hoping we will buy them some of the homemade donuts or candy. Of course, my husband prefers the antique electric trains. Whatever you have in mind when you go shopping, Renningers Vintage Antique Center and Farmer’s and Flea Market are sure to have at least one in stock. Our kitchen dining chairs came from the antique center and we have found some great deals on books,…

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