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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Busy Wednesday, so posting my guest post as a post :)

oh what a busy day today! trying to speak with over 460 seniors today was no joke. glad it is done, i need a break. it will be nice to sit at my desk tomorrow. so since i am SOOOO tired right now, but do not want to leave you all without a blog post, i took my guest post that i did for this blog: Munchkins and the Military and made it my post for the day today. she also found this really cool picture too :) lucky lady who runs the blog is on a cruise. that is where i need to be too. although it was busy...i still love my state of Florida! enjoy the post below!

Ahhh, sunshine, beaches, football, oranges...yes, I am talking about the state of Florida! I love Florida. I was born and basically raised in Florida. The military always moved us, but somehow we always ended up back in Florida. I have lived in Fort Lauderdale, FL. (place of birth), Orlando, FL., Jacksonville, FL. (my love currently lives in this great city), Tallahassee, FL. (for college), and Pensacola, FL. Here are 10 fun facts about Florida. What are some fun facts about your state? If you are from Florida, what is your favorite fun fact?

1. Florida is known as the Sunshine State!
2. The capital of Florida is Tallahassee (Go NOLES!!...had so sneak it in here) NOT Miami folks (LOL!)
3. Gatorade was made/developed at the Univ. of Florida (that was for you Gator Fans ;) !)
4. St. Augustine city in Florida is the oldest European settlement in North America
5. Florida is the 4th most populous state in the USA
6. Florida has over 800 miles of beaches.
7. Juan Ponce De Leon was the person who discovered Florida and named it too in 1513.
8. To get to would leave from Cape Canaveral, Florida. 
9. The largest lake in Florida is Lake Okeechobee
10. Super Cool fact here --->There is a bed & breakfast, WildLife on Easy Street, on the outskirts of Tampa that allows you to cuddle with an endangered cat of your choice for just a $100 donation to the refuge. You can choose baby bobcats, cougars, and leopards...if that is your thing!

~eloquently rambling...


  1. Orlando is my hometown :)


    1. Kelly, lucky you! Orlando is such a fun town! so how often have you been to Disney World? my brother was born in Orlando!


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