A Narrative of Florida History By Barbara Cairns

Our 42nd Anniversary in The Villages, FL  4-16-2013

Olive Garden after trip to Big Cat Rescue Preserve in Tampa


Barbara's # 1 Love and Support  (IAN)

   Standing behind his "Knock-out Roses" in front garden

          Enjoying Fourth of July at the Carlsons

       In the Garden after a Hurricane in Florida

               With his first strawberries!

         With Nephew Jeremy and Goddaughter Jen

 With Sister Marg on New Year's Eve in Canada

 With Sister Marg and Family in Canada

     With Niece Alison on Christmas Day in England

              With Sister Enid at Niece Phillipa's House

         With Brother Bill and Nephews at Christmas

    With old friends Dave and Bob at an English Pub

               With Tony and Gail in London

              In England for Christmas

   Near his Boyhood home in Bognor Regis, England

      With Brother Bill in Chichester, England


    At Sister Enid's for Christmas in England

                      On the London "Eye"

                   At Home on the Roof

                       In the Kitchen


             With Ivan at Emerald Isle, NC


       At the Gainesville Butterfly Garden

                      At One of Our Barbecues

                     At a Christmas Party

                       At a New Year's Eve Party

                        At Bok Tower Gardens                   

  With our German Exchange Student Vanessa

                     Enjoying a River Cruise


    Checking out first copy of Cracker Cow


            In Our Front Yard in the Fall


Christmas Event December 10, 2011

Ian with sandhill cranes in front yard