The Frugalista Life

Living my best frugal life.

Year: 2021

Grimaldi's Pizzeria pizza pie

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria raising funds this month for child abuse prevention nonprofit Childhelp

Did you know April was Child Abuse Prevention Month? Me either. Fortunately for us pizza lovers, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria is making sure they bring awareness to the issue. Incidents of child abuse have risen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The United States has one of the worst records surrounding abuse. Here’s a stat to wrap […]

Easter Tampa 2021

Where to Eat on Easter in Tampa Bay

Not gonna lie I get turned around when it comes to Easter. The only time I know it’s close is when I start seeing commercials and candy in the store. Of course, the restaurants create special menus and serve up some good food for the special day. So, looking for where to eat on Easter […]

spring 2021 fashion trends

5 Spring 2021 Fashion Trends to Know About

We’re still socially distancing a year later but the fashions must still happen, right? Personally, I can’t wait for spring to get here so I can break out the cute OOTD’s and show some skin. While I love wearing my coats and sweats for an easy look, I’m ready to see bright colors and skin. […]

Hyatt Place Hyatt House

Hyatt Place, Hyatt House now open in Downtown Tampa

If you’ve ever been downtown, you’ve seen the transformation currently happening in the area. First with the switch of Channelside to Sparkman Wharf, now there’s the Water Street development underway that’s turned downtown into a multi-use part of Tampa. USF will have a medical office down there and, of course, there are the high-rise condos […]

HEW Parlor & Chophouse

HEW Parlor & Chophouse now serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch

Who doesn’t love a good weekend brunch? After working 40 hours a week, brunch with your favorite people is one way millennials and Gen Z look forward to on their off days from work (I know I do!). Tampa Bay has so many options for brunch that’ll make your head spin. Whenever I go to […]