The Frugalista Life

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Doc B’s Restaurant + Bar donates to American Brain Tumor Association in February

February’s special at Doc B’s Restaurant + Bar benefits the American Brain Tumor Association. Owner/founder Craig Bernstein paystribute to his late father Dr. Robert Bernstein by offering homemade cake named “Rob’s Double Decker Chocolate Cake. In memory of the doctor, $5 is donated for every slice sold during the entire month of February. Bernstein named the restaurant after his […]

Where to Enjoy Valentine’s Day in Tampa Bay

Valentine’s Day is coming up and everyone is looking up plans for something to do or somewhere to go at this point. It doesn’t matter if you’re trying to put something together with your person or with your group of friends…there’s literally something for everyone. Valentine’s Day in Tampa Bay is a huge thing. Think […]

K Club Bar & Bistro opens scheduled to open tomorrow

The K Club Bar & Bistro’s opening is the first in a multi-stage opening of The Karol Hotel, scheduled to fully debut February 6th. Guests can revel in the New American cuisine and crafted cocktails inspired but the Florida coast and and travels of owners Fred and Karol Bullard. The K Club Bar & Bistro […]

Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival celebrates how food creates relationships

There are so many festivals all over Tampa happening in the next month from desserts to french fries. One of the healthier festivals is the Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival in St. Pete. It’s an immersive experience for the entire family. A Kids Zone for the children and several presentations throughout the day keeps everyone […]

“Fair-Tastic Foods” competition puts high school culinary students to the test

The Florida State Fair is coming up and the thing I’m most interested in is the food. Anything fried, sweet, or covered in something savory gets my coins. One of their annual events leading up to the big day is the Fair-Tastic Foods competition, where high school culinary students in Tampa Bay-area counties create a […]