What comes to mind when you think of making vodka? I think Russian, cold climate, men with thick mustaches, heavy accents, and fur hats. Or at least I did, until a recent grown-up field trip to the distillery of Florida Cane Vodka right here in Tampa, Florida! It was love at first sip. Go On…Keep Reading!
Happy Hour Somewhere
So far on our Island Hopping quest we’ve visited Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and Barbados. The next stop on the Carnival Valor itinerary was the luscious green island of Saint Lucia! Unlike the other islands, I had actually seen a few pictures of St. Lucia so I knew that it was very tropical and densely forested. I had also seen the famous Piton peaks in pictures. However, nothing could really prepare me for just how breathtakingly beautiful this island truly is. It’s exactly what you think paradise should be. It’s like Jurassic Park minus the man-eating dinosaurs. Go On…Keep Reading!
Hello Outdoorsy friends! Last Friday I was afforded an awesome opportunity via my affiliation with Tampa Bay Bloggers and courtesy of Whole Foods Market to attend a Wines of Italy class at Whole Foods Market, Carrollwood. They already have that tasty buffet of deliciousness in the cafe and I get lots of natural hair and skin products from there, but I had not actually purchased or sampled their wine. How that’s even possible is beyond me because I love wine. After attending this WFM class, that certainly won’t be the case anymore! Continue Reading…!
Earlier this year I had one of the most fun times celebrating Mardi Gras (quite accidentally) I’ve ever had. Here’s the clincher…I wasn’t in New Orleans. Continue Reading…!
This weekend I had quite the adventure on a kid-free weekend at Walt Disney World (WDW) Resort. Yes…KID-FREE! Many people don’t realize the fun you can have when you do Disney World “grown-up style”. Being a Florida resident has many perks and one of the perks I’m just getting into is being an annual passholder at WDW. Right now it’s International Food and Wine Festival (FWF) at Epcot. This is a great festival of food, wine, beers and all things edible that takes place every fall at WDW Epcot. Continue Reading…!