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King of the Coop comes home to roost in Seminole Heights

Nashville Hot Chicken is one of the spiciest and trendiest foods out right now. The combo of spices, peppers, and juices has everyone breathing flames. Everywhere you turn, a new chicken spot is offering the devilish meal. Tampa is getting it’s first Nashville Hot Chicken joint in a couple weeks with King of the Coop. […]

Spring 2019 Trends I’m Obsessing Over

When spring comes around, that’s when I get the shopping bug. I start scouring through all of my favorite stores to see what they have new in store and how The spring 2019 trends are steady trickling into the stores and online for us to shop for. I’m excited for a few of the trends […]

Armature Works’ M.Bird is Tampa’s newest IT rooftop bar and restaurant

Rooftop bars are really a thing in Tampa. The rooftops from Franklin Manor, EDGE, or Bulla Gastrobar set different vibes in Tampa nightlife. The next one changing the vibes up a bit in M.Bird, Armature Works‘ newest addition.  It’s going to be one of the most poppin places in the city and I know the […]

How to Spend an Overnight Layover in Reykjavik, Iceland

After a whirlwind week in London and Paris, our trip ended with an overnight layover in Reykjavik, Iceland. The only other time we spent in Iceland was a brief 2-hour layover in the beginning of the trip before boarding the plane to London. Going to Iceland wasn’t ever a thing for me. I was under […]

Seminole Heights gets vacay vibes from The Pink Pineapple tiki bar

Husband-and-wife Kimmy Bruehl and Eric McKinney love going to tiki bars. Whenever they travel to a new city, one thing they enjoy doing is trying out the local tiki bars. Unfortunately, whenever friends visited Tampa, there wasn’t one here so that gave them the idea to open one. Kimmy and Eric have experience working in […]