Central Florida Suburbs, Small towns in Florida

Memorial Day Event at Oviedo’s The Lawton House

It is time to make your Memorial Day weekend plans. Since Memorial Day is to celebrate and honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom, perhaps a visit to a historical Florida destination is in order. I received the information below and I have to say, I am pleased that some of the… Continue reading Memorial Day Event at Oviedo’s The Lawton House

Orlando

The food and drink you’ve got to try at the 2014 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The big news for this year’s Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot is the return of the delightful food and beverage booths, which are now called “outdoor kitchens.” Get ready to welcome spring with a beautiful floral feast for the eyes and a flavorful feast for your taste buds! I headed out to the opening… Continue reading The food and drink you’ve got to try at the 2014 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

Orlando

Food truck Tuesday at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort

A few months back Downtown Disney became the home to four Disney themed food trucks. The trucks have not created much excitement among Disney geekdom, but it seems that the folks at Disney are getting a little smarter. Now the Disney food trucks are actually going mobile. Today and next Tuesday - March 25, 2014,… Continue reading Food truck Tuesday at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort

Central Florida Suburbs

Get into the Irish Spirit at this free event in Casselberry

If you are looking for a unique way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day weekend then consider this fun, free event in Casselberry. Around this time of year everyone suddenly discovers their long lost Irish lineage. So gather your friends, packs some chairs, a blanket, and make plans to head to Lake Concord Park for live… Continue reading Get into the Irish Spirit at this free event in Casselberry

Orlando

Tips for Enjoying Downtown Orlando’s Food and Wine Festival

This weekend Downtown Orlando will be a flurry full of foodies and whinos. The Downtown Orlando Food and Wine Festival brings together some of Orlando's finest restaurants and renowned wineries from around the world. As if sampling food and wine wasn't enough, there's live music too! A few streets near beautiful Lake Eola become lined… Continue reading Tips for Enjoying Downtown Orlando’s Food and Wine Festival

Florida Life

Nine Unique Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Orlando

It's time to "pop" the question, what are you doing New Year's Eve? If you don't have your plans made already now is your last chance to get in on Orlando's most fun ways to ring in the New Year. From partying high above the Orlando skyline to taking a cruise along Central Florida's most… Continue reading Nine Unique Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Orlando

Orlando

A Local’s Guide to the Best Holiday Events in Orlando

One of my favorite Christmas songs is "Count Your Blessings" and one my biggest blessings is to have spent my whole life in Orlando. Year after year I have made marvelous memories during the holiday season. Orlando truly is magical this time of year. Join me as I list my favorite holiday events in Orlando.… Continue reading A Local’s Guide to the Best Holiday Events in Orlando

Central Florida Suburbs

Tips for attending Red Hot and Boom

It is a MAJOR Central Florida event and it all goes down on July 3rd. I received some info for persons in the media and  I definitely want to share those tips and info with you my Florida Lifers. Please share this with anyone you know that may be interested in going.      … Continue reading Tips for attending Red Hot and Boom

Central Florida Suburbs

Three Real Florida Fall Events

For most Florida Residents, especially those of the Central Florida variety, Autumn is the time to enjoy some great events. Of course, there are the huge staples of Epcot Food and Wine Festival, Universal's Halloween Horror Nights,  and Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party.  However, there are three "real" Florida events that are on my… Continue reading Three Real Florida Fall Events

Orlando

Steppin’ Out for Dapper Day at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

It began to spread like wildfire.  Orlando Sentinel carried an article about it and shortly thereafter Disney fans, Orlando visitors, and Florida residents latched onto the idea.  Dapper Day practically went viral.  The moment I heard about it I knew I had to go.  I blogged about it, asked my bestest Disney pal if she… Continue reading Steppin’ Out for Dapper Day at Disney’s Hollywood Studios