Archive | March 3, 2014

Sarasota On My Mind…

Have you ever been to the beach around Sarasota or Clearwater, Florida? The sand is finely ocean-ground white quartz, and it looks like sugar. It feels cold on your feet! The water, because it’s “Gulf-side”, is very aqua, and words can’t even describe the beauty.

Here is a favorite design of mine –  I included the pinkish sun-glow, the white sand, and aqua blue waters:


Topical: Tropical

If you’ve got warmer climes on your mind, peruse some of these!

Boat Drinks

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How To Pronounce “Florida”

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I was born elsewhere, but lived several years in Florida – I always pronounce it “FLAR-ih-duh”.

If you grew up there, you pronounce it “FLOOR-ih-duh”.

Actually, the latter is closest to the original Spanish name, but either pronunciation is acceptable. However, depending on which way you choose to say it, they can tell if you’re a native!

Lemons Puzzle

Native Threads Website

Native Threads – Native American-themed clothing

They ask, “What Are You Wearing Today?”

Get the answer to that question here at Native Threads. We have over 100 different products in our online store in sizes from youth up to 6X and everything in between. Spread the Pride and show off your culture in style!

Their mission:

“Native Threads exists to promote and preserve Native American culture and tradition through hip clothing that connects our people and makes the statement, “This is who I am”.”


From the Native Threads website