Articles, Orlando

Happy 15th Anniversary to Walt Disney World’s Most Under-appreciated Theme Park: Animal Kingdom

Today marks the 15th anniversary of my absolute favorite Walt Disney World theme park, Disney's Animal Kingdom. To celebrate the occasion I wrote a tribute article for Click here to read it!

Articles, Central Florida Suburbs

100 Things to love about my hometown of Seminole County

Home is where the heart is, and I heart my home. The whole reason I started ThisFloridaLife was to share my love of Florida and to fall in love with it even more by exploring my state. The county I have called home my entire life is celebrating its 100th anniversary. From the Orlando Sentinel,… Continue reading 100 Things to love about my hometown of Seminole County


Get Some R&R: Kids Want It

So many times I hear from families who express their post-vacation exhaustion. Say it with me now, "I need a vacation from my vacation". This statement really saddens me.  Vacation in Orlando is not always inexpensive (to put it nicely), and though I believe it is worth every penny, I think it is important to… Continue reading Get Some R&R: Kids Want It