Reuse old buildings: Finding New Purpose in Unique Spaces

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Reuse old buildings: Finding New Purpose in Unique Spaces

We live in a time where if something is broken, we toss it. We are no longer a culture of “fixers” but a community of “wasters”.  Have you ever tried to reuse old buildings? I haven't. How long does it take for you to buy the newest iPhone even though your old one probably still works just...

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Cruise Ship Blunders: Lessons Learned

Cruise Ship Blunders

Cruise Ship Blunders: Lessons Learned

Millions of people hop aboard cruise ships each year. They get their manicures and pedicures, buy cute, lacy swimwear covers, and stunt in their stunner shades. Off they go to, all-you-can-eat buffets, sunburns the shade of lobsters, and numerous planned excursions. Oh, the life they live! Or is it?

When I was 18, my family and I...

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Pizza Shops in Pensacola, FL: For the money-smart traveler

Pizza Shops in Pensacola, FL

Pizza Shops in Pensacola, FL: For the money-smart traveler

If you are anything like Michael and I, your travels revolve around food. If you’re hiking you pack snacks, mid-afternoon it’s time for an espresso pick-me-up, and don’t forget late night desserts. We tend to stick with cheap foods to make the most of our trip. Cheap food means pizza. Pizza is so versatile, is it a carb, protein, or veggie? The dietitian...

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Coffee shops in Pensacola, FL: Your guide to staying Caffeinated!

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Coffee shops in Pensacola, FL

It is no surprise that this blog runs off coffee. Working full time and blogging every spare second, means late nights and sleep deprivation! I couldn’t do it without espresso! Luckily, my home-base keeps me well-caffeinated. Here’s a roundup of coffee shops in Pensacola,...

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Things to do in Milton, FL: The Canoe Capital of Florida

Things to do in Milton, FL

Things to do in Milton, FL

About thirty minutes from Pensacola, lies Milton, FL, a small town located in Santa Rosa County. Milton, FL offers access to Coldwater, Blackwater, and Sweetwater waterways. Here are a few of our favorite things to do in Milton, FL.

As we arrived into town we stopped by the Milton Bakery and gorged on cinnamon twists, nutmeg fudge drops, and donuts! The bakery is...

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DIY Taco Crawl: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

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Taco Crawl: Cinco De Mayo

America has a way of creating National Holidays that gives us an excuse to engage in revelry and debauchery. Which one am I referring to today? Cinco de Mayo (Cinco de Drinko) AKA: Tacos and Tequila Day! We joined in on the fun by creating our own Taco Crawl: Cinco de Mayo style. We ate our way throughout Pensacola, FL. We found 3 taco havens we hadn’t tried...

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American Southerners say the Darnedest Things: 10 phrases to know before your trip down South

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 American Southerners say the Darnedest Things:

Planning a trip to the American South? It is a different world down here. Life moves at a slower pace, sunsets are enjoyed with a cup of coffee from a porch swing, and simplicity is a way of life. American Southerners say the Darnedest Things and I am guilty of it too. Here are some common phrases you may hear...

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