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Well, we've been having fun on the East coast of FL in spite of the cooler, windy weather. We drove to the Seminole casino in Brighton with the relatives and I turned my $20 into $27! Then we drove to Lightsey's, a good restaurant near Lake Okechobee which has been around a long time. Yummy lunch; if I don't stop eating so much, I'll regret it when my clothes don't fit me!

Wed morn I drove down to the Boca art museum with my sis-in-law where we met her daughter-in-law and one of her daughters. Very nice museum; it had a special exhibit on fashion thru the years, with some lovely (some strange) gowns on display by well-known designers. Great sculpture garden also. Couldn't take pics inside. Then we ate at a Mexican restaurant across the street. (If I don't stop eating....)

Today, took a walk in a nature center with the relatives. Then we had a luscious spaghetti dinner (after already gone to the ice cream parlor for ice cream! If I don't stop....) Played cards after dinner and the guys won handily. Bah!

Plans are up in the air for tomorrow, though I know we're having dinner at their house. (If I don't....)

I still have more Raintree pics to show you......
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The Wed afternoon free popcorn wagon!
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The road leading to the pool and to our r.v. There are lots of bike riders in Raintree!
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Ice cream social night at Raintree: 3 scoops of vanilla, chocolate/butterscotch/caramel sauce, crushed pineapple/strawberries, nuts, whipped cream, cherry on top!
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Followed by the Night At The Races; 6 wooden horses with 6 color-matched dice. A roll of the dice moves some or all of the horses forward a certain amount of spaces on the board. Bets are 25 cents.
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Carl played a song before each race, then played that trumpet intro you hear at the actual horse races. Note the eagle on his hat!
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The man who rolls the dice and the man who keeps him honest.
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A lot of the ladies wear decorated hats, just like at the Kentucky Derby. :-D

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