Fun at the Beach

Fun at the Beach

We went to the beach today and had lots of fun! There were lots of big waves caused by Hurricane Katia. Even though she is active in the Atlantic, she does not pose a threat to us. The girls and Joshua were in the water most of the time. I wouldn’t let them go...

Interesting Hurricane Andrew Fact

Anyone who experienced Hurricane Andrew firsthand will never forget it. This year (two days from now) is the 19th anniversary of one of the three most powerful hurricanes of the 20th century to hit North America. In all my travels through the internet searching for...

The Dirty Beast

When Dan’s mother, Lucile, moved to Florida after she was widowed, she had a little house built next door to us. At one time we adopted a large male doberman pinscher, Blitz, that was pretty mean. It was all we could do to control him. When Dan and I were at...

Richard Caplinger and the Bird Cage

When Richard Caplinger graduated from high school, the family was living in South Miami. Someone drove to Homestead and picked up his grandmother Gertrude, so she could attend the graduation ceremony. She was waiting on the family to finish getting ready when Agnes...

Lloyd and Robin

Another Field story involved Lloyd and Robin. Robin had given birth to Nathan up at Baptist Hospital. And it happened to be Lloyd’s birthday. That evening when Lib and Lloyd visited Robin, she said, “Well Daddy, how do you like your birthday present...