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This Jacksonville Bakery is Known for Being Allergy Friendly

Okay, baking isn't my thing. Neither is cooking in any form. But I know how to eat and I know a frickin awesome cinnamon roll when I taste it. And Sweet Theory Baking Co. in Jacksonville's Riverside neighborhood has a frickin awesome cinnamon roll...

Florida’s Singing Bell Tower on a Hill

Some of Florida’s best places to visit are found in the heart of the state. And if you’re searching for a little peace and serenity, look no further than Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. The 250 acres of tranquility got their start in the 1920s when...

This B&B Takes Cowboy Design to a Whole New Level

Imagine a bed and breakfast with pot belly stoves, antler chandeliers, claw foot tubs and rough hewn white pine floors. Now imagine what that same bed and breakfast would look like in the middle of Brooklyn. Yes, Brooklyn. The B&B you envis...

Stationary Products You Can Use in the Rain

There are times when taking handwritten notes is preferable to typing on a smartphone. It can be a necessity depending on your job. Keeping a notepad and pen handy out in the field is essential for countless American workers. But for those who work m...

5 Places to Find Fall in Florida

ORLANDO | Autumn is here, whether it feels like it or not. The season conjures up images of colorful leaves, taking hay rides in the country, and letting the kids pick out their own pumpkin at a pumpkin patch. For those of us in Florida, fall can be ...

Protect Yourself From High-Tech Pickpockets

The personal information you carry in your wallet isn’t safe at places like sporting events, theme parks, concerts or even the grocery store. At one time, gas station skimmers were the biggest threat to unsuspecting consumers. Now, high-tech crimi...

Give Your Apple Watch an Old-School Touch

Impressed with the Apple Watch but not so impressed with the lack-luster band selection? Prepare to be wowed and wow others with this new leather band handcrafted from Orlando's 12 Degrees West. Made from soft brown vegetable tanned cowhide, th...

Places to Check Out In Orlando’s Ivanhoe Village

A common misnomer by visitors to Orlando is that the city lacks real neighborhoods with any style or originality. But those of us who live here know better. There are plenty of great neighborhoods and business districts throughout Orange County with ...

Shaved Ice Never Tasted So Good

Need something to help you cool off after a day cruising Daytona Beach? Head over to the mainland and look for a little square tiki hut-styled building on Mason Avenue. That would be Icy Paradise, your one-stop shop for all things shaved ice. Open...