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October Food Happenings in Tampa Bay

October has a lot of things going on from Halloween to Breast Cancer Awareness to even being National Pizza Month(had no idea that existed). Here’s some October food happenings in Tampa Bay to try out this month: 4 Rivers Smokehouse In honor of the smokehouse’s 10-year anniversary, 4 Rivers is offering up a few newbies […]

Shula Burger in SOHO mixes sports and shakes this fall

The first time I ever heard of Shula Burger is last year when it re-opened in the SOHO area of Tampa after being at Tampa International. I remember wanting to go to the grand opening but I didn’t making it because of a prior engagement. In those instances, I’ll just save it on Yelp for […]

COPA in St. Pete fuses world travels with wine-based cocktails

COPA isn’t your typical lounge. Yes, there’s going to be a laid-back vibe where everyone can go to relax and chill. The difference is guests can clearly see how influential are the world travels of the Thuriere brothers. Sebastien recently ended his professional soccer career where he played in domestic and international teams for 9 […]

How to Spend Labor Day Weekend in New Orleans

Listen, New Orleans is my favorite city in the world. I’ve opined so many times on this blog about how different the culture is in the city. I swear every corner has some kind of historical significance and it’s like I’m in a alternate world. The people are so friendly and welcoming it’s like I’ve […]

Epicurean Hotel’s Élevage to host Hurricane Dorian Relief Dinners

Hurricane Dorian ravaged parts of the Caribbean earlier this month and relief efforts are still underway at a lot of places. Epicurean Hotel’s Élevage extends its hand to help out those affected by the storm with a 2-night dinner event. The event is a curated dinner and includes 4-courses of prix fixe Bahamian-themed foods to […]