The Frugalista Life

Living my best frugal life.

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Tampa Bay’s Black-owned restaurants fight the effects of Coronavirus

When the Coronavirus first hit, no one thought the resulting pandemic would change our lives indefinitely. We knew it was real when our favorite restaurants changed how they operated as a result of closures. It’s like we all went from planning our outfits for weekend brunch to Zoom meetups online with our friends. Now, the […]

3 Ways I’m Figuring Out My Self-Worth and Value

Confession: I’m not as confident as I seem online. I have my days where I think I’m not good enough and all my stuff sucks. It’s a journey but I’m slowly learning how much value I possess. On the days where I’m feeling “less-than” about my self-worth and value , I understand it’s all cognitive […]

Naked Farmer Restaurant officially opens in St. Pete with live music, local veggies

Naked Farmer announces the opening of their Downtown St. Pete restaurant today. If you recall, our first introduction to Naked Farmer was through their digital farmer’s market, where customers could pick up veggies from local farmers. Baskets have been delivered to homes for eight weeks at this point. Now, they’re looking forward to welcoming guests […]

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria to debut summer menu next week

Long-awaited summer flavors arrive at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria next week. The pizza joint’s latest seasonal menu offers limited-time versions of some of its award-winning foods. The new summer menu includes: Barbecue Chicken Pizza-A spin on their traditional pizza with Sweet Baby Ray’s Barbecue Sauce, oven roasted chicken, smoked bacon, red onion, and garnished with fresh cilantro […]

2010-2019: My Decade in Review

I can’t believe we’re in a whole new decade. Whenever I sit and think back on the last 10 years of my life, it’s crazy to see how much I’ve done in such a short period of time. You don’t realize it while it’s happening but a lot of stuff can happen in 10 years. […]