Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant – Away From it All #VisitFlorida

The first thing you need to know about Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant is that you need to take a boat to get to it and that's a good thing.  Once there you'll find one hundred acres of tropical vegetation surround the historic restaurant, inn and cottages of Cabbage Key making this destination a tropical paradise.  What you won't find are paved … [Read more...]

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park #VisitCitrus

During my recent trip to Citrus County, I had the pleasure of touring the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park.  Florida truly is a "Wild Kingdom" and there is no better place to see many of the species of wildlife that inhabit our beautiful state. The park is located in Homosassa, Florida in Citrus County at 4150 S. Suncoast … [Read more...]

The Beachwalk Resort in Hallandale Beach for your next Southern Florida Getaway!

I was recently invited to take a culinary journey to The Beachwalk Resort in Hallandale Beach and I'm very happy that I did!   The nice folks at the Beachwalk Resort gave me a beautiful suite on the 18th floor that came with everything we needed for a relaxing vacation in Southern Florida. *I did receive the room as compensation for the review, … [Read more...]

Visit Pompano Beach and the Bahama Beach Club

On our trips down the Atlantic Coast of Florida, we always passed Pompano Beach and Lisa and I kept saying we needed to stop there to see what Pompano Beach was all about! Well as luck would have it, when I was speaking about social media at the Superior Small Lodging Conference, I met Elaine.  Elaine was the owner of the Bahama Beach Club … [Read more...]

Jack Daniels Whiskey Dinner at Artisan’s Table

What can you say when you get invited to a Jack Daniels Whiskey Dinner at one of the premier restaurants in Downtown Orlando?  Well, in my case it was a very enthusiastic YES!!! Of course the fact that we were being treated to an amazing dinner at the Artisan's Table  along with the Jack Daniels Cocktails made the invitation even more … [Read more...]

Plantation on Crystal River in Beautiful Citrus County #VisitCitrus

The following post is sponsored by Citrus County Florida.  All opinions and images are 100% mine and Chef Dennis Approved! Have I mentioned lately how much I love Florida?  In case you missed that point, what I'm trying to say is that discovering Florida has become the highlight of my life and getting to visit Citrus County was an unexpected … [Read more...]

Visit Old Florida at the Tarpon Lodge on Pine Island

When I first moved to Florida two years ago, I was amazed at the peace and quiet in the part of the state I lived in.  But nothing I've experienced to date can compare with the peace and serenity I experienced during my stay at the Tarpon Lodge on beautiful Pine Island. I visited Tarpon Lodge as part of The Blogger Road Trip for Superior … [Read more...]

Casa Grandview an Oasis in West Palm Beach

This is a sponsored post for Superior Small Lodging and Casa Grandview, but all opinions are 100% mine. I love Florida......sigh,  I just can't say it enough!  There are so many beautiful and diverse areas in this great state that I think I could explore Florida everyday for the rest of my life and never see it all.  Recently thanks to the … [Read more...]

Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar- The Real Deal for Cuban Cuisine

I can't believe after all the years I spent in the Philadelphia Region, I never made it to the original Cuba Libre on 2nd. street in downtown Philly.  A lot of that had to do with my work schedule, but I'm still kicking myself for having waited so long to enjoy their amazing cuisine!  The good news is we have our very own Cuba Libre on I-Drive in … [Read more...]

Boggy Creek Airboat Ride – Experience Florida’s Natural Beauty

It's been two years since we moved to Florida and it was kind of amazing that we hadn't taken an Airboat ride, especially since there are so many options available in our area. Of course we turned to Google to help us decide on the closest Airboat Ride in our area.   Boggy Creek Airboat Rides in Kissimmee came up as the best choice for us, … [Read more...]