The Frugalista Life

Living my best frugal life.

Year: 2019

The RealTampa IG page explores unknown and forgotten moments of the 813rd

I’ve been following the RealTampa IG page for a few months now and it’s crazy how much about Tampa I didn’t know. Robert and I send posts all day every day, cracking up at some of the foolishness that comes out of the city. When you look at RealTampa, it’s like taking a step back […]

Sugar Factory American Brasserie opens at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino with Snoop Dogg, Ice-T, and Coco

Entertainment legend Snoop Dogg made a special appearance to hundreds of fans last night at the new Sugar Factory American Brasserie at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa. After taking several pictures, he can be overheard praising his love of candy and his excitement to get his faves: Skittles and Starbursts. Once inside, he […]

Where to Celebrate New Year’s in Tampa Bay

Once Christmas is over, our main concern is to find where to celebrate New Year’s in Tampa Bay. No need to fret, here are some options: 7th + Grove Flourish at their 2020 Experience with hookahs, plenty of drinks, and small bites. Email caroline@7thandgrove.com to reserve limited VIP section for $300. Come back the next day […]

The Urban Canning Company to relaunch with St. Pete’s Brick Street Farms in 2020

Illene Sofranko, former owner of The Urban Canning Company, announced last month she was closing down the local business storefront. Little did we all know, she had other plans brewing behind the scenes. She’s partnering with Shannon O’Malley of Brick Street Farms to bring a new experience to St. Pete. The Urban Canning Company is […]

Restaurants Open on Christmas Day in Tampa Bay

After opening up all your gifts, there’s a chance you’ve worked up an appetite. Spots all over Tampa Bay are open with full spreads offering up a multitude of options for guests. No one feels like spending all day in the kitchen so why not go somewhere that does all the work for you? Here […]