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Third Annual Heights Fall Festival at Armature Works is this weekend

Looking for some weekend plans? Armature Works hosts the 3rd Annual Heights Fall Festival this weekend. The 2-day, outdoor family event takes place at the Armature Works Pier and South Lawn from 10am-5pm each day. A food drive benefits Metropolitan Ministries food assistance program, a pumpkin patch, live music, and an 81Bay Brewery craft beer […]

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3 Ways I Reconnect with My Hair During Quarantine

My hair and I have been through some thangs over the last 31 years. From beads to ponytails to braids, my hair experienced myriad ways of styling. One time in middle school, I called myself clipping my split ends. After the deed was done, I cut at least a couple inches of hair off, resulting […]

Girl Scouts’ new badges teach young girls to be leaders and ambitious

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida (GSWCF) and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) debut 24 new badges to help young girls practice leadership in the male-dominated fields of automotive engineering, STEM careers, entrepreneurship, and civics. Leadership is essential especially during a serious moment like Coronavirus. From encouraging trust to displaying compassion, the Girl Scout […]

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida offers families alternative program Summer Camp in a Box

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida (GSWCF) offers an alternative to families whose summer plans got turned upside down due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Their Summer Camp in a Box program gives young girls, whether they’re a Girl Scout or not,  the chance to experience a traditional Girl Scout Summer Camp from the safety of […]

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 […]