Orlando

The Abbey: A Venue Worthy of Once Upon a Time

If there is one part of Orlando that I really don't visit all that often, it would be Downtown Orlando. Although I have very fond memories of certain places within the towering shadows the downtown skyline, over the years I have somehow overlooked it. Perhaps it was the lure of the attractions area that grew stronger… Continue reading The Abbey: A Venue Worthy of Once Upon a Time

Central Florida Suburbs

Magnolia Square Market: Take home the Grapefruit Beer from Epcot Food and Wine Festival

There are many reasons I love living in Seminole County. Sure my commute to work is a pain in the rear, but on the weekends I get to enjoy all the wonderful things that are offered here, away from all the tourist attractions. In fact, I don't have to journey to Epcot to enjoy authentic… Continue reading Magnolia Square Market: Take home the Grapefruit Beer from Epcot Food and Wine Festival

Orlando

Empire state of mind: Tour the incredible New York Backlot of Universal Studios

New York City is one of the most exciting cities on the planet. I have always found it interesting that the New York City skyline can be seen from the entrance of an Orlando theme park based on a movie studio in California. However, as one of the last few remaining areas of Universal Studios Florida… Continue reading Empire state of mind: Tour the incredible New York Backlot of Universal Studios

Central Florida Suburbs

Walking the Walk – The Wekiva Trail

It started with a pool party we hosted last weekend. I wanted to get in better shape and reconnect with an old friend. This morning I took a step in the right direction to doing both. The Wekiva Trail in Seminole County, Florida is one of many "rails to trails" pathways that present a marvelous… Continue reading Walking the Walk – The Wekiva Trail