The Frugalista Life

Living my best frugal life.

Month: October 2019

Tampa Bay Autograph Collection Hotels offer new “Seek the Weekend” promo

Three Tampa Bay Autograph Collection hotels are offering a “Seek the Weekend” promo for visitors and locals. Any guests of the Marriott Autograph Collection’s Epicurean Hotel, Fenway Hotel, and Waterline Marina Resort & Beach Club can use the promo until December 31st. The promo is comprised of a 20% off discount on overnight accommodations with […]

7 Places on My Travel Bucket List

I don’t know about you but for me, any time away from work is essential. I look forward to using any vacation hours and I don’t look forward to going back to work. It doesn’t matter if I’m staying in Tampa the entire time or actually going somewhere, the last thing I’m trying to do […]

Evan Leutwiler to helm Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s Pool Bar & Grill

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announces Evan Luetwiler as chef de cuisine at it’s new Pool Bar & Grill, one of the newest additions unveiled at the resort’s expansion. Leutwiler was born in Hilton Head, South Carolina and began cooking in fine dining restaurants as a teenager while growing up in Chattanooga. His love […]

The Heights District welcomes Moxy Hotel to the neighborhood

The developers of The Heights District, a mixed-use destination located outside of Downtown Tampa along the Hillsborough River, announces the signed agreement with Marriott International to bring a new Moxy Hotel to the neighborhood. Their plan is to have the 153-room hotel occupy the first 7 floors inside of a new 25-story tower. Construction begins […]

Make-A-Wish Foundation’s 23rd annual Dishes and Wishes event gives kids a fighting chance

I had no idea how large the Make-W-Wish Foundation is in Florida. The Southern Florida chapter serves 22 counties from Hernando to the north all the way down south to Ft. Lauderdale and even the Virgin Islands. Make-A-Wish puts on an annual event to raise money to provide wishes to children called Dishes and Wishes. […]