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Fridays Nights at the Morse Museum

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

The Morse Museum of American Art is proud to annouce their “Fridays Nights” program. Now through April, the museum provides free admission every Friday from 4pm to 8pm. Every Friday in December has live music too. Come enjoy the exquisite Tiffany pieces, along with a variety of other art and mediums. Before or after the […]

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Thurston House Key Lime Muffins

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

I have been making these for years but just recently discovered our local Central Florida Maitland grove store – Hollieanna Groves – carries their own fresh key limes. So, I now use these wonderful little fruits in this very popular and yummy recipe – Key Lime Muffins 2C flour, 1C sugar, 1T baking powder, 1/3C […]

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Maitland’s Cultural Corridor

Friday, October 29th, 2010

The City of Maitland in Central Florida is renowned for it’s wonderful neighborhoods, great neighborhood parks and even CULTURE! The Cultural Corridor starts at Lake Lily Park, home to the Waterhouse Residence & Carpentry Shop Museums. Also overlooking Lake Lily Park is the Maitland Civic Center, a location used for antique shows, receptions and all […]

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Becoming a Certified Wildlife Habitat – last step

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

The last step in becoming a certified wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation is to provide housing for birds and other wildlife. It can be birdhouses that you have made or bought, adding host plants for butterfly & moth caterpillars to eat, or simply providing dense safe areas for nesting wildlife.¬† Thurston House bed […]

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Thurston House Times – Maitland – the 8th "thing"

Monday, August 31st, 2009

The #8th “thing”!

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Thurston House Times – Another of 125 "things"!

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

#5 of 125 things to know about Thurston House, us and the City of Maitland. All is in honor of the 125th anniversary for Thurston House and the founding of the City of Maitland next July!

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Thurston House Times – Maitland

Monday, August 10th, 2009

Wonderful parents, Mary & Al Webber!

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Thurston House Times – North Orlando Maitland

Friday, June 26th, 2009

Great historic art center is one of the many things to do around Thurston House.

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North Orlando – Whatz-it?

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Dear friends just gave me this little guy – Any idea what he is? Well, he is a coffee creamer holder. Not sure I’ll use this for Thurston House guests. I don’t want to scare them before having their first cup. He is kinda cute though…

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Where are you from?

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

We have enjoyed guests from all over the world – 50 states, 21 countries and 3 territories! Of course they always want to know where we are from and how we got here. This is where I grew up – Holden, Massachusetts. It was a small town just north of Worcester, in the center of […]

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