• Hopeservations

    I’ve Got Beach Sand Stuck In My Soul

      Hi y’all – Hope here with another one of my Hopeservations! “I’ve got beach sand stuck in my soul.” This thought actually occurred to me a couple months ago when I ran across a meme that said, “Excuse me! Why aren’t you at the beach?” It was a cute little picture of a seagull with his head cocked inquisitively to the side and I thought to myself, this is a very good question because just so happens, I have been asking myself this quite a bit lately… “Why is the beach girl, who’s got beach sand stuck in her soul…NOT at the beach?!?” I am always so good about my…

  • Hopeservations

    Don’t Wait!

    Hey y’all…it’s me! So…driving home from dinner at Tia Cori’s last night…best and most authentic little Mexican restaurant in all of Daytona, on Beach St. with great outside seating, river breezes and views of life passing by…when I noticed the light and shadows playing across the water as the sun set. The warm glow, encroaching darkness, with the sailboat framed against the bridge. It caught my eye. I quickly pulled over and walked up the Main St. Bridge to snap a few pictures as I faced ISB Bridge. This isn’t new to me. I always stop to enjoy life’s little moments. It’s pretty much what makes me, me and a…