Food

Four Foods That Make You Hungry

If you are like me, you probably ate a bit too much during the Super Bowl this past weekend. The junk food we all love like pizza, wings, chips and dip are obviously not the best choices for your diet. But at the same time, they are so readily available at gatherings such as a…

Florida State Fair

The Florida State Fair comes to town Feb 7-18. My wife and I never miss one, and you really won't want to miss the best fair in the whole state of Florida. Because loads of new experiences are on the horizon for the adventurous fair goer! Don't miss the twelve days of fun featuring rockin'…

Valentine Gifts

Valentines Day is coming soon. Its a chance to initiate romance with perhaps someone new, or a time for reminding your long time partner that you love and desire them as much as ever. Of course the usual fare is a bouquet of flowers, a box of chocolates and a beautiful romantic card that exudes…

Jobs With Marijuana

Believe it or not, you can work in the cannabis industry here in Florida, make up to $120,000 per year and not even need to submit to a drug test. Sound too good to be true? Well it's not. According to the Sun Sentinel, Florida’s new agriculture commissioner Nikki Fried is creating a “Director of…

Community Gardening

Have you always pined to have a small garden that you could cultivate and nurture, but don't have the space? Now there is a solution! There are 10 new gardening plots that have just become available at the Clearwater Community Gardens. The gardening area is located at 1277 Grove St. in Clearwater,ust east f downtown.…

Tampa Bay Mini Doughnut Factory Closes

Sad news for Tampa-Area doughnut lovers. The year 2018 had one last cruel thing to throw at us before closing out. Tampa Bay Business Journal reports that the Mini Doughnut Factory has closed both of its locations in Tampa and St. Pete. A message on the company's website confirms the news: "We doughnut want to…

Sausage Scented Wrapping Paper?

Would you like to give or receive a gift wrapped in sausage scented paper this year? JimmyDean.com started a promotion in November that offered sausage-scented wrapping paper. Unfortunately they must have underestimated the popularity of such a unique item because according to their web site... they have already sold out.  Too bad, I can think…

Legendary Tampa Bay Steakhouse Closes After 32 Years

The sign at Texas Cattle Company now reads "Closed - Thank you for 32 years." It's been a fixture on 34th. street in St. Petersburg for decades, but sales had been declining according to TampaBay.com. It was the place for you take the 5 Pound Steak Challenge or get a free meal on your birthday.…

Legendary Steakhouse Closes After 32 Years

The sign at Texas Cattle Company now reads "Closed - Thank you for 32 years." It's been a fixture on 34th. street in St. Petersburg for decades, but sales had been declining according to TampaBay.com. It was the place for you take the 5 Pound Steak Challenge or get a free meal on your birthday.…

Thanksgiving Tidbits

Happy Thanksgiving! Time for another day off from work, family gatherings, and good food... oh so much food. A new survey on Thanksgiving Trends is out and it lists some interesting tidbits about our habits around this tradition we call "Thanksgiving". Below I've listed some of the survey highlights about meals, menus and table topics…