Tagged with Orlando

The Best Damn Race that wasn’t

The Best Damn Race that wasn’t

I had been looking forward to this morning for months. I registered for Best Damn Race Orlando when I was still pregnant. Sure, I could do a 5K just nine weeks after giving birth, no problem. And my husband registered for the 10K. Sure, we could manage bringing the baby to downtown Orlando at 6:00 … Continue reading

How to live This Florida Life

How to live This Florida Life

It’s been five years… five whole years since I began ThisFloridaLife. Something meant as a fun hobby and a love song of sorts to my home state has became a way of life for me. But best of all it is a way for me to connect with thousands of amazing people. This year my … Continue reading

The next chapter of ThisFloridaLife 

The next chapter of ThisFloridaLife 

Nearly five years ago I started ThisFloridaLife. I simply wanted to share my love of Florida and use my blog as a vehicle for exploring my own beloved home state. It’s been an incredible journey and it’s about to get better. Over the years I’ve contributed to Orlando Informer and Touring Plans. Both websites are … Continue reading

Main Event bowls us over at Pointe Orlando 

Main Event bowls us over at Pointe Orlando 

It’s hard to believe that I have been visiting Pointe Orlando for about fifteen years now. This shopping and dining complex has evolved over the years and perhaps has some more changes to go through. However, the collection of restaurants is top notch and a great selection for its main clientelle: those that are in … Continue reading

A poem for Orlando 

A poem for Orlando 

I’d like to share with you a moving, emotion fueled poem written by a dear family member, Pam Hill. It is perhaps a little raw, but I found the passion behind her words to help me down the path of healing. We’ve had one hell of a week, Orlando.   Scream Now Orlando The silence … Continue reading