Year: 2019

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Bourbon and Brew

A little combo of bourbon and brew in one building? Yes! It exists in Winter Park. For Christmas this year, one of my gifts to a true die hard bourbon aficionado was a tour to a brewstillery right here in Florida! I didn’t even know that we made bourbon. What is a brewstillery? So glad […]

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Serious Wood Fired Pizza

Are you up for a really incredibly amazing toe curling, knock your socks off while your taste buds sing wood fired pizza post? Buckle up! It’s here! We were out and about in Vero Beach and on a time crunch. It was late in the day and we had not eaten anything. Someone was hangry. […]

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Disney Holiday Hotel Hoppin’

One of our holiday traditions is very grown up. It’s a little Disney hotel hoppin’, holiday style! We get a group of friends together and make a plan for the day that includes the Disney Resorts with connections via boat and monorail. We plan our day based on bars and restaurants, the views and times […]

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No Swill! Cheers to the Good Stuff!

Cheers to the good stuff, no more swill! “Shorty” gave us the inside scoop on a little Repeal Day celebration in Downtown Melbourne. The end of Prohibition must be celebrated! Just think without this day in history, you would still be dropping those secret passwords, sneaking through back alley ways and drinking the wretched stuff! […]

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The World’s Greatest Sandwich

I have driven by this little sandwich joint with outside seating a million times! Literally a million times. Why I didn’t stop in until yesterday at this Melbourne staple is beyond me. A quick bite while out and about on a beautiful Melbourne day was totally on tap and so we took a chance and […]

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Cocktails For A Cause

Being thankful for the blessings in one’s life no matter how small or large can be a challenge for some people. I believe if you continue to see, I mean really see those who are less fortunate both in life circumstance, health and finances you will find joy in your life. You will find joy […]

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Melbourne Food and Wine Festival Ice Sculpture
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Food & Wine, Wine & Food

So, this past weekend was the much anticipated 4th Annual Melbourne Food and Wine Festival. This is such a fabulous event for us in food & wine! This truly is the biggest event in Melbourne where so many of our local restaurants, wine, and liquor distributors come together. They share with us their culinary skill […]

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The Shack Tiki Bar Martini
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At The Tiki Bar

We have been spending a little more time than usual at the tiki bar! Why? Because there is a brand new one on the river. What’s old is new again, is that what they say? A cool new transition started taking place in the last several months with new ownership at The Shack Riverfront and […]

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Dixie Dharma Fried Green Tomato Sandwich
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Vegan With A Southern Twist

It’s true! Vegan restaurants and food experiences are trending (even for non-Vegan’s)! I am always up for new food experiences. At least that’s what I tell myself. My son has become a Vegan in the last few years and lives in Orlando. While we were meeting up for dinner last night and deciding on a […]

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Bearded Chef Menu Tacos
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Lunch Date with Pam & Jim

Lunch date with Pam & Jim? Okay, so my title is defintely overdelivering on the experience of this post. While the food is amazing you will not be dining with Pam and Jim from The Office! However, The Breakroom, does sport a “Pam & Jim’s First Date” ooey gooey grilled cheese sammy. It’s made with […]

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