Month: 2 years ago

Meet the Maker: Biggie from Deli Fresh Threads

I've been a huge fan of Biggie and his online t-shirt brand Deli Fresh Threads for some time now. So I was really excited when I got to spend some time with him recently at the DeLand Indie Market where he was selling some of his cool designs. Big...

Top 5 Places to Have Brunch in Orlando

Who doesn't like a good brunch? It's the meal that refuses to commit. Usually served in late morning hours, it can be enjoyed at some food spots as late as 3 p.m. By all accounts, brunch originated in England in the late 19th century and gained popul...

Mickey Mouse Deconstructed

I'm a huge fan of Herschel Supply Co. I own two of their backpacks, a large red, white & blue duffle bag and a messenger bag. I had sworn off buying more Herschels for a while (my closet is full enough as it is!), but the latest collaboration wit...

Feel the Chills

Sometimes it takes seeing a familiar place from the air to give you a whole new appreciation. Case in point - this video of St. Augustine shot by 1565pro.com. Using a DJI Inspire One, the technical team of Steven and Jamie Strait and director Chad...

Downtown Transformation

Courtney Ford Hamil is passionate about her hometown. She beams ear to ear when talking about DeLand. "I love this town. I grew up here. But it was not this cool growing up here." In the last few years, Hamil has been at the forefront of turning th...

Major Sea Change at SeaWorld

After years of controversy and ongoing protests from animal rights groups, SeaWorld has decided to end its orca breeding program. SeaWorld President & CEO Joel Manby went on a press junket with representatives from the Humane Society of the Un...

8 Ways Disney Can Give the American Pavilion a Food Upgrade

The pavilion at Epcot that represents the United States has a bad rep. It has for years, probably since the park’s opening day in 1982. Many Americans have complained the pavilion’s only attraction, an Audio-Animatronic trip through the nation’s h...

Daytona Bike Week 2016

Experience Daytona Beach's Main Street during Bike Week through this POV video recorded by OrangeRocketPost.com. The video was recorded entirely on an iPhone 6s. If you were there, relive the sights and sounds of the 75th annual spring ritual or star...

Spring Beer Fling Is a Different Kind of Beer Festival

Time to write another story about a Florida craft beer festival. But this one’s different, I promise. It’s the Spring Beer Fling happening Saturday, March 19 from noon to 10pm at downtown St. Pete’s Vinoy Park. What makes it different, you ask? ...