The Frugalista Life

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#CorksAndCoasters: My First Time at the Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival

I’ve been going to Busch Gardens my entire life but I’ve never been to its food and wine festival. Earlier this week, Robert and I attended and enjoyed sampling the food and drinks at the event. It was fun walking around the park and choosing things we normally don’t eat. Of course, I was the […]

Christian and Justin Combs

Where to Find Your Bae’s Festival Outfit

Are you scrambling around right now trying to find a festival outfit for all the ones you and your girl are going to this season? Festivals including Coachella, Essence Fest, and Lollapolooza all require different looks and vibes. You’re going for a casual yet cool and effortless vibe but don’t know where to start. There’s […]

Black Women at Coachella

13 Festival Hairstyles to Wear This Season

When you’re putting together your ensemble for all of the festivals you’re attending this season, one of the most important things to consider is which festival hairstyles work perfectly. For me, how I’m wearing my hair is one of the first things I think about. For me, it’s super significant the hair and outfit need to match […]

Easter Brunchin

Easter Brunchin’ at Platt Street Borough

The last time I was at Platt Street Borough is when I interviewed owners Kiel Lombardo and Adam Hyatt for a Creative Loafing article. I had a fun time talking to them and learning about their newly opened restaurant. A couple weeks ago, I scrolled all over Facebook for places to eat on Easter for […]

Jourdan Dunn

Where to Find Your Next Festival Outfit

Festival season is here and you need to find your next festival outfit, right? From large festivals like Coachella to your local music festival at the park, each requires a look. What I enjoy most about seeing festival looks is the range. You’ll see girls wearing bohemian ensembles all the way to the most random […]