Winter Garden then and now #2

Winter Garden Heritage on Facebook recently posted another downtown Winter Garden picture, this time from 1998 so only about 25 years difference (see my previous “then and now” post with a 70 years difference!); this view shows the building corner where Winter Garden Wheel Works is now located; like last time I tried to get a similar picture angle to show the changes … you can see that back in 1998 the corner building was empty, the road hadn’t been bricked, and the center hadn’t been made into the West Orange trail. The tree in front of the corner has now gone, while the further back one is now taller but doesn’t look so healthy!


Painting with Alpacas

We’ve been to nearby Lunasea Alpaca Farm a few times since discovering them in 2019, enjoying an interactive tour and learning about the animals – and feeding them too!

Today though we went for their recently introduced Painting With Alpacas class and of course had fun again! The painting is guided, and pauses a few times to interact with (and feed) the Alpacas; we spent a total of about two hours there …