The Frugalista Life

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Category: Food

Fun-Tastic Foods: Pinellas County students win Florida State Fair food contest

The Florida State Fair usually has a contest for their vendors to see who can create the most unique fair food. This year, they decided to extend the invitation to high school culinary students in Pinellas County. The winners this year are: Joshua Harper and Mallory Kulak of Osceola Fundamental with Keith Simpkins and Ryley […]

Tiki Bay Island: Not your usual boat ride

The owners of Tiki Bay Island recently bought (and moved to) Beer Can Island after an issue at their previous location. At their new location, the owners have so many things planned like yoga and bungalow rentals. Visitors can sip on cocktails while floating around the bay or be beach bums onshore. An excerpt from […]

Foeder for Thought: An educational experience for beer lovers

Tampa Bay Beer Week is almost here and Green Bench Brewing is throwing it’s 5th Annual Foeder for Thought event. This is for all the beer connoisseurs and wannabe connoisseurs that want to learn more about farmhouse, sour, and wild beers. Panels of experts share their expertise while sharing their beers. Several brands will be […]

Bubble Bar Cafe changes Lakeland food scene

Bubble Bar Cafe opened in Lakeland a couple weeks ago and they’re already changing the food scene of the town. Donuts, ice cream(scoops and sandwiches), and waffle cones are on the menu with unlimited ways of customizing. Here’s an excerpt from my latest Creative Loafing article: “Bubble Bar Cafe is here to change the preconceived notions […]