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Meet Scott Marlowe Cryptozoologist and TV Personality

Scott Marlowe puts his Cryptozoologist background to work in Television. During his time in Washington DC Marlowe had made several appearances on television using his expertise.  It was after 2005 when Marlowe was approached by the Discovery Channel to provide research and use his expertise on shows produced for the ... Read More »

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Breast implant associated lymphoma, an update

After the blockbuster success of Jaws drove people out of the ocean in droves, the tagline for Jaws 2 simply said, “Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water…..”. This could serve equally well for any number of situations in medicine. One of these is ... Read More »

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Blueberry Pie

Blueberry Pie is the dessert du jour because April 28 is national Blueberry Pie Day. The timing is perfect for Florida growers because our berries are in plentiful supply. Florida’s history of blueberries began with wild berries in the late 1800s, according to the Florida Blueberry Growers Association.  The industry ... Read More »

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STEAM and Discovering Bridges of Jacksonville

STEAM and Discovering Bridges of Jacksonville by William Jackson, Educator and STEAM Advocate The ability to bring excitement and passion to children is through hands on learning and integrating the use of video in the instructional process. The implementation of hands on learning along with interactive engagement and passion allows ... Read More »

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Orlando’s Secret Gardens

Last weekend we were finally able to tour “The Private Gardens of Historic Orlando” – this time featuring the beautiful landscapes of the Lake Eola Heights neighborhoods. It was the 8th bi-annual tour, so it took us long enough to finally join the party. We toured ten homes throughout Lake Eola ... Read More »

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Morning Mix recipe: Beef Roast With Roasted Cauliflower

Beef Roast With Roasted Cauliflower is Sunday supper worthy. But the dish won’t be special if it’s overcooked. Using a thermometer the only sure fire way to tell if meat is cooked thoroughly and to the desired doneness. There are several kinds of thermometer including digital, dial, instant-read and oven-safe ... Read More »

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Would You Stay In New York For $11,000?

  Last month, I posted about two girls being refused a seat on the plane due to what they were wearing. House Calls posted about David Dao being dragged off a plane for refusing to give up his seat. Today I present a story of a family cashing in for ... Read More »

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Florida Grapefruit and Jicama Salad

Florida Grapefruit and Jicama Salad pays homage to our citrus heritage. In 1823, Count Odet Phillippe planted the state’s first grapefruit grove near Tampa, according to the Florida Department of Citrus. Before that, the first documented grapefruit tree was found in Barbados in the 1700’s. The fruit earned its unusual ... Read More »

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Saucy Chili-Orange Pork Back Ribs

Saucy Chili-Orange Pork Back Ribs are falling off the bone tender and basted with a sweet and sassy citrus sauce. Back ribs originate from the blade and center section of the pork loin, which is known for the “finger meat” between the bones, according to the National Pork Board. Back ... Read More »

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The Mercedes Benz S-Class is the “King” of hybrid cars

No other sedan is more iconic for German engineering and luxury than the Mercedes Benz S-Class. It has ruled the road for generations powered by gas and diesel drivetrains. But in more recent years, Mercedes has equipped the S Class as an optional plugin electric gasoline hybrid. And now it gets even better, because the ... Read More »

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