7 Central Florida Mini-Adventures

Orlando Lifestyle

  7 Central Florida Mini-Adventures January 8, 2016 I don’t have the stamina for making intricate plans long into the new year, but I still want to … do stuff. Here are seven mini-adventures on my radar for the next few months. By Laura Knight 2016 has already settled in, wrapped itself in a Snuggie® […]

10 Ideas for Winter Fun in Central Florida this Holiday Season

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10 Ideas for Winter Fun in Central Florida this Holiday Season November 25, 2015 By Laura Knight I’ll go ahead and skip the winter weather comparison part of this post. It’s Florida — it’s warm, we know, we know … But, we can have winter fun too. And we don’t have to shovel anything … […]

Events, pumpkin patches, corn mazes & more!

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State27.com’s Big List of Fall Fun October 23, 2015 Events, pumpkin patches, corn mazes & more! Natashia E. Ford Fall or Autumn as some may say, is my favorite time of the year. The ten degrees that we loose in temperature creates a perfect scenario to spend time outdoors. To top it off, there is […]

Show Florida’s Beaches Some Love

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Show Florida’s Beaches Some Love September 11, 2015 By Laura Knight Next Saturday, September 19, is Ocean Conservancy’s 2015 International Coastal Cleanup Day. Meet up with a group of friends and family at one of Florida’s beaches and help keep our coastlines gorgeous and our ocean critters happy. Events are happening all over Florida, read […]

10 Central Florida Farm-to-Table Restaurants

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10 Central Florida Farm-to-Table Restaurants September 4, 2015 A list a locavore can love. By Laura Knight September is an exciting month for foodies in Central Florida. Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month (when you can try Orlando’s best restaurants for a $33 prix fixe menu) started on September 1. And the Epcot International Food and […]

Spotlight: DeBary

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 Spotlight: DeBary August 14, 2015 Remarkable tidbits about DeBary and why you should visit. By Laura Knight I’ll acknowledge right up front that this is a LONG post, but bookmark it and come back to it leisurely when you can, because there is a lot to see and to know about DeBary. Let’s start with […]

Find Your July 4th Fun!

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  June 26, 2015 I’ve got a handy list for you! By Laura Knight America’s birthday is coming up, how are you celebrating? I checked in with some neighborhood experts in Central and SW Florida to find out where the best events are happening, and as usual they delivered big time. You may notice that […]

Snapshots of the Green Mountain Scenic Byway

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Snapshots of the Green Mountain Scenic Byway June 19, 2015 It’s in Central Florida! By Natashia E Ford I recently took a drive through part of the Green Mountain Scenic Byway, which honestly I never knew existed until last week. If you’re into beautiful, rural drives this one is definitely for you. The Green Mountain […]

Orlando's Music Scene

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Orlando’s Music Scene June 12, 2015 By Laura Knight Let’s kick out the jams! Scroll for a few tips. Where to see concerts How to find out about upcoming shows Popular local bands By now, I’m sure you’ve heard that The Rolling Stones are performing this weekend in Orlando, and maybe you’re going (lucky!). International […]

Live Theater in Florida: The Other Escape

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Live Theater in Florida: The Other Escape June 5, 2015 By Doug Wise I love going to movies, especially during the summertime. Movies are a great way to escape the heat and chaos of life. And, of course, I love watching movies and eating popcorn in a movie theater. There’s something even soothing about walking […]

Lakeland It’s more than just the city in the middle!

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May 29, 2015 It’s more than just the city in the middle! By Natashia E Ford A few weeks ago my girls and I decided to go on a day trip and explore Lakeland. This was our first visit to the city between Orlando and Tampa, so I reached out to a few Lakeland REALTORS® […]

Local-Owned Butcher Shops & Meat Markets

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Local-Owned Butcher Shops & Meat Markets May 22, 2015 by Laura Knight Did you know that May is National Barbecue month? Me either, because the weather most of the year here is fantastic for cookouts  — but we can’t always be the belle of the ball. So, for the sake of American tradition, let’s say […]