Archive for November, 2008

Tree Lighting Day

I was unable to make it down to the tree-lighting ceremony in town this evening but here she is, ready for the spark. There were kids’ choirs and much merriment. Sorry that I missed it.

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Pajama Party!

And the winners are….. Rob and Rebecca Fouse of Woodstock, Georgia for their Texas Longhorn/ Betty Boop combo. Thanks for the fun, everyone.

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Thanksgiving

Another exceptionally good-looking crowd has gathered at Fairbanks House for Thanksgiving. Here they are just before we walked out the door to Beech Street Grill for dinner. They’re all in their rooms now contemplating which pair of jammies they’ll be wearing to breakfast and to the party on Centre Street tomorrow. Or, like Bill and […]

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Almost PJ Time

We’re getting ready for the Friday morning PJ party on Centre Street. Our guests are prepared so it should be a good time. Can’t wait.

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Fernandina Wreath Options

The double door. The double window. The double door swag. And the single gate. More to come…

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Philosophy

This one from the Green Turtle Tavern seems to be a good one by which to live.

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Cookies!

Today was the Cookie Tour of Inns and the weather cooperated in a brisk but sunny way. Everybody got to wear their Christmas sweaters which is something that we get pretty excited about around here because it’s an infrequent occurrence. The turnout was also brisk and much cookying ensued. We made Hello Dollies, a layer […]

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Now That’s More Like It

Some of you may have noted in one of my earlier posts that I am not a fan of preschoolers driving. I think that they should be pumping those little legs building strong bones and muscles. This would be an excellent means toward that end. Just my opinion.

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Last of the Scarecrows

The last signs of fall will soon be replaced by Christmas decorations on Centre Street (and at the Fairbanks House. We kick off the season on Saturday with our Cookie Tour and a host of other activities. The island really is festive during the holiday season. You should try to make time for a getaway […]

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Holiday Finery

For little girls. Twisted Sisters’ children’s shop, Twisted Kids, always has really cute stuff in the window. Sometimes it’s just so cute that it can’t be contained. I’m assuming that this is for Christmas but it could be left over from the Georgia/ Florida game weekend with all of that Bulldog red.

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