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Amelia Island and Nassau County have a wonderful Boys & Girls Clubs presence with 2 physical facilities serving the area, The Miller Freedom Center and The Roberts Learning and Achievement Center.  “The Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their […]

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What is your idea of a perfect getaway from the cold winters?   What conjures up memories of summertime fun better than a  beach vacation? After Dave and I sold our marshfront home, we purchased an oceanfront condo thinking we would be splitting our time between Florida and the North Carolina mountains.   Staying within […]

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Featured article in South Island Living. Written and styled by KathyMillerTime. Photographs by Susan Scarborough, SmittenWithImages. When Nan and Jim Sands first visited Amelia Island, they thought they were simply enjoying the perks of an island job interview.   Those were the days when companies wined and dined candidates. In the Spring of 1972 The […]

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Last month’s Concours d’Elegance was the inspiration for a Picnic With a Special Car…a classic 1922 Model T Ford Depot Hack.  Amelia Island Plantation residents Mike DePew and Marianna McIntyre shared their classic car with us and hoping for perfect weather we planned a special picnic at the airport with a good-looking  jet and the car.   […]

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A recent trip to Charleston, SC rekindled my love of courtyard and container gardening.  With real estate in the city at a premium, homeowners must make the best of small alleyways, side yards, and window boxes.  The piazzas or porches are designed to catch the ocean breezes and to serve as outdoor entertaining space,  perfect […]

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My father-in-law, David Miller Sr., “Pops”, is an inspiration.  South Island Living magazine recently featured his story.  Please enjoy highlights from Pops’ interview. David Miller Sr. Photo by Steve Leimberg  UnseenImages.Com There are those rare opportunities you meet someone with true vision, and when you do you are inspired with a sense of grace and […]

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Charleston, South Carolina celebrated its special gardens, houses and history during Historic Charleston Foundation’s month-long annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens.  “Experience the intimate charm and elegance found only beyond Charleston’s private garden gates and historic thresholds during Historic Charleston Foundation’s month-long annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens.” No photography is allowed on […]

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Last month’s Concours d’Elegance on Amelia Island was the inspiration for a picnic in the grass… a picnic with a vintage Model A.  Picnics and tailgating are similar in that portability and the ability to serve foods cold or at outdoor temperature are musts… along with having a good time. This elegant 1928 Ford Model […]

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