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On the Golf Course Smelling Flowers

Fort Myers Hitty Gale My Neighborhood

On the Golf Course Smelling Flowers

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty Doll Our community of Seven Lake's amenities includes a golf course which was one of the reasons we settled here.  My adopted human, David, plays almost every day.  Shirley doesn't play but she does ride along sometimes. I often go along.   Ready to Golf Hole 5 is a Par 3 Flowers and Flowering trees on the Golf Course Yellow Hibiscus on Hole 9 A Flowering Jacaranda Tree on Hole 11 that was lost during Hurricane Irma A family of Ducks on Hole 12 Possible Alligator sightings on Hole 14.  Yikes Just iin case...

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Hitty Explores Her Neighborhood

Fort Myers Hitty Gale My Neighborhood

Hitty Explores Her Neighborhood

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty Doll As you may know from a previous post, Hitty Moves to a Condominium, my adopted humans, David and Shirley, retired to a "senior community" called Seven Lakes Golf and Tennis Community. One thing they like to do is get on the golf cart and go to the community center where David likes to play a game of pool.  Today, Shirley and I rode along. Our golf cart decorated for the 4th of July Our Community Center is an open air atrium surrounded by meeting rooms, the library and other designated spaces. The...

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In Which I Attend Greek Fest in Fort Myers

Fort Myers Hitty Gale

In Which I Attend Greek Fest in Fort Myers

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty The Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church of Fort Myers has hosted Greek Fest for 45 years.  This Southwest Florida parish finds joy in sharing the Greek Orthodox Faith and Greek culture. Authentic Greek food, music and entertainment are hallmarks of the three-day event.  Carnival Rides, raffles, prizes and a Vendor Booth offers something for all ages. Hitty at Greek Fest Greek Fest Olive Oil Soap From Greece Matryoshka Nesting Dolls at Greek Fest Roasted Lamb at Greek Fest Oh the Food!  Greek Salad Pita Bread and Baklava ANNUNCIATION GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH8210 Cypress Lake DriveFort Myers, Florida 33919FREE...

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Hitty Goes Window Shopping

Fort Myers Hitty Gale

Hitty Goes Window Shopping

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty As usual, I tagged along while my adopted human, Shirley, did some errands and shopped a little.  I was "just looking" but I saw some things I liked. We stopped at our favorite thrift store, The Hope Chest Resale Store, which helps support Hope Hospice.  You can read about this thrift store in a previous post, In Which Hitty Visits a Thrift Store. The Store was decorated for Easter A Wedding Topper Collection at the Hope Chest.  This isn't even all of them. Shirley needed a few sewing notions so we stopped at...

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In Which I attend the Fort Myers Doll Show

Doll Show Fort Myers Hitty Gale

In Which I attend the Fort Myers Doll Show

by Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty It's always fun to go to a doll show.  The Fort Myers Doll Club sponsors a show every year in February.  Local members and dealers bring dolls, bears, toys and accessories available to sell to collectors. Hitty with Miss Unity.  Miss Unity is the mascot for the United Federation of Doll Clubs. I am always looking for Hitty sisters and Hitty-size furniture and props.  I found a green chair by Eden Toys for Madeline and a Vogue Ginny Suitcase.   Here are some highlights: The Doll Show was decorated for Valentine's Day Steiff "Button in Ear" Bears...

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