Are you wondering what to do with all of those holiday leftovers? You can substitute turkey for just about any dish containing other meats or poultry. Turkey lasagna, turkey chili and turkey salad Continue reading
1 Cup strong brewed coffee
¬º teaspoon vanilla extract
¬Ω Cup reduced fat vanilla yogurt
3 Tablespoons sugar
1 ¬Ω Cups ice
Mix coffee, vanilla, yogurt and sugar in a blender until smooth.
Add ice and mix until well blended and serve right away.
BONUS TIP: Coffee on the Rocks
For those of you who drink your coffee ‚Äúon the rocks‚Äù, try freezing leftover coffee in ice cube trays and keep the frozen nuggets of ‚ÄúJoe‚Äù in a large baggie in the freezer. When you are ready to enjoy your chilled cup of coffee use the coffee ice cubes and your drink will no longer become watered down.
The New Fernandina Post Office
Photo submitted by Nick Deonas
Located in the Historic District of Fernandina Beach is this
stunning example of Greek Revival architecture, originally
built to house the Federal Court.
Did you know the odds that the turkey you ate this season was a frozen turkey were 75%.
The Fernandina Little Theatre presents a readers‚Äô theatre version of the holiday classic, ‚ÄúA Christmas Carol,‚Äù by Charles Dickens. Show times are Continue reading
The ordinary bat that flies around at night, a remarkable nimble creature in the air, cannot take off from a level place. If it is placed on the floor or flat ground, all it can do is shuffle about helplessly and, no doubt, painfully, until it reaches some slight elevation from which it can throw itself into the air. Then, at once, it takes off like a flash.
Title: Holiday Pops
Location: Ocean Club on AIP
Description: Amelia Residents in Action for the Symphony, (ARIAS) has arranged the entire evening – dinner at the Ocean Club, concert tickets and round trip transportation to the Jacksonville Symphony Orchesta\’s \”Holiday Pops\’ performance on December 12. Contact Ted Preston at 904-277-6618 for tickets and more information.
Bacon Beats Fries by Nearly Two to One
By: Judie Mackie
Hmmm ‚Äì What to do with all of that turkey? This is a recipe I have made for years, and at the time of this posting I cannot find the ‚Äúrecipe‚Äù so I am going to Continue reading
According to the USDA, The US Department of Agriculture, harmful bacteria will spread on your turkey if it has been on the table for more than Continue reading
May your stuffing be tasty
and your turkey plump.
May your potatoes and gravy
have never a lump.
May your yams be delicious
and your pies take the prize,
And may your Thanksgiving dinner
Stay off your thighs!
Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
How to make YOUR Thanksgiving Dinner fun Fernandina gossip!
Try this, it is sure to bring smiles from your guests!
Here is a new way to Continue reading
The Jacksonville rock band, Blistur, is returning to Nassau County for a Thanksgiving treat on Sunday afternoon, November 30 at Wicked Davey’s Fancy Saloon. This intimate venue is located at 232 North Second Street in Fernandina Beach.
(For those who may not know where it is, just hang a right at the Palace towards the port in downtown Fernandina.) The show starts at 3:00 pm and this is a great way to give “Thanks” for surviving an extended weekend with the relatives!
The fishing in and around Amelia Island these past few months has to be timed around the wind that just will not stop blowing. Many locals agree this has been one of the windiest falls we‚Äôve experienced in many years. However, Continue reading
Search Amelia does not currently post classified ads, but since it is Thanksgiving Week, I am in a great mood and good jobs are difficult to find, I thought to myself, ‚ÄúSelf, why not?‚Äù So ‚Äì here you are folks ‚Äì I like the idea of keeping the Search Amelia Web site full of surprises! Continue reading