This Restaurant in Englewood, Florida, Serves Over-the-Top Bloody Marys
Nov21

This Restaurant in Englewood, Florida, Serves Over-the-Top Bloody Marys

You shouldn’t drink your calories, but what if your beverage is made to be a meal? This restaurant in Englewood, Fla., serves awesome over-the-top Bloody Marys.

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Florida Travel: Historic Cortez Fishing Village is Rich in Maritime Culture
Oct01

Florida Travel: Historic Cortez Fishing Village is Rich in Maritime Culture

Cortez Village is one of Florida’s last commercial fishing communities. Spend the day and experience its rich maritime history.

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A Spooky Evening in Bradenton at the Haunted Tavern
Sep19

A Spooky Evening in Bradenton at the Haunted Tavern

To kick off the season’s creepy mood, I joined some spirits at the Haunted Tavern in Bradenton. The 90-minute pop-up, interactive event is equal parts history, entertainment, and with each round of cocktails, lots of eerily fun.

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Things to do in Sarasota: Siesta Key Rum Distillery
Sep12

Things to do in Sarasota: Siesta Key Rum Distillery

“This is Christmas in a cup,” The Man Who Numbers said while pouring a sample of Spiced Rum in the tasting rum. I was looking for things to do in Sarasota one weekend and a free tour of Siesta Key Rum Distillery popped up on my radar.

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What’s New in Florida Travel for 2021: Adventure Trails
Jun29

What’s New in Florida Travel for 2021: Adventure Trails

As the coronavirus pandemic swept into the Sunshine State and country, you may have missed the announcement of some adventure trails launched in 2020 and 2021. Five destinations with trails are uniquely Florida. They all are fun to follow and offer a new way to discover a slice of Florida.

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Where to Eat in Punta Gorda: Peace River Beer Company
Apr09

Where to Eat in Punta Gorda: Peace River Beer Company

Wondering where to eat in Punta Gorda, Florida? Give the Thai dishes at Peace River Beer Company a try!

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Things to do in Southwest Florida with Visiting Friends & Family: Janet’s Itinerary
Feb20

Things to do in Southwest Florida with Visiting Friends & Family: Janet’s Itinerary

Do you live in Southwest Florida and looking for things to do with visiting friends or family? Here’s an itinerary for my friend Janet’s Feb. 2020 visit which includes activities in Sarasota, Punta Gorda, Englewood and North Fort Myers.

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Celebrate Self-Love with Norman Love’s 2021 Valentine’s Day Collection of Chocolates
Jan10

Celebrate Self-Love with Norman Love’s 2021 Valentine’s Day Collection of Chocolates

My word for 2021 is “self-love” and I’ll be celebrating February with Norman Love’s 2021 Valentine’s Day Collection of chocolates.

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I Bought an Entry into the Candyman’s Gold Ticket Treasure Hunt. Now What?
Sep09

I Bought an Entry into the Candyman’s Gold Ticket Treasure Hunt. Now What?

I think we can all agree, 2020 is a weird, strange year. This is why I did not hesitate spending $49.98 to buy an entry into the Candyman’s Gold Ticket treasure hunt. So now what?

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Best Bars in Buffalo, N.Y.
Sep05

Best Bars in Buffalo, N.Y.

The older I get, the cooler my Western New York hometown seems to get. During a visit home, these are the best bars in Buffalo, N.Y. , I experienced.

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Chicken Wings are a Meal!
Aug19

Chicken Wings are a Meal!

“Chicken wings are a meal!” As if there was any doubt in New York, but there was!
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How to Visit Britain Without a Passport, Tune the Telly to BritBox
Aug17

How to Visit Britain Without a Passport, Tune the Telly to BritBox

If you long for a visit to Britain, tune the telly to BritBox. It’s a digital paid subscription service like Netflix or Amazon Prime. BritBox offers the largest collection of British television in the United States and Canada.

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6 Easy Recipes with Fresh Blueberries
Jul11

6 Easy Recipes with Fresh Blueberries

Not sure what to do with your U-pick blueberries? Here are 6 easy recipes with fresh blueberries.

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Things to do Under Quarantine: Word Search Wednesday #10
May27

Things to do Under Quarantine: Word Search Wednesday #10

Take your mind off COVID-19 news and download this free printable, travel-themed word search. This week’s theme: Foodie Trails!

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Road Trip: 10 of America’s Tastiest Food Trails
Mar02

Road Trip: 10 of America’s Tastiest Food Trails

Here are 10 of America’s tastiest food trails, ideal for mapping out an adventurous culinary journey. Keep the gas tank full, your tummy empty, and be prepared to nosh on a variety of eats across the country. They range from Buffalo wings to tacos and donuts to Hoosier Pie.

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