The Frugalista Life

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Downtown Tampa’s Remedy is the newest cure

It’s not uncommon for me to find out about new restaurants on Instagram. It’s like seeing a child grow up in front of your eyes. I’ve been following Remedy on IG for about a month now before I ever step foot inside. Last week, I met up with wife/husband duo Jen and Derek Iavarone and […]

St. Pete’s Tombolo Books delivers your faves to your doorstep

Convenience is a huge part of our lives now. We can get anything we want delivered to us whether its clothes or food. But, did you ever think you’d be able to get your fave books without having to stop by your local Barnes and Noble? That’s where Tombolo Books come in. Tombolo is a […]

Where to Eat in Tampa on Thanksgiving

Fortunately for me, I’ve managed to get a Thanksgiving Day off this year without having to switch my schedule around. Thanksgiving Day has been huge for me and Robert the last couple years because we hosted and our folks came over. This year we’re doing it a little differently: we’re not hosting anything this year. […]

Where to Eat in Miami on a Girls Weekend Getaway

The city of Miami is just…different. It’s like it’s own separate world and not like any other city in Florida or any other southern city for that. It’s definitely got its own vibes going on. I’d guess and say one of the main things that sets it apart from everything else is the food. Miami […]

#ThisIs80: How to Plan a (Forgotten) Birthday Party in 2 Weeks

My grandma Florence and I are very close. My mom and I lived with her until I was 5 when we moved into our own apartment. Even then, I’d still spend the night(even school nights!!) at her house and my mom would just bring me clothes the next morning. She and I talk on the […]