Live life to the fullest!

The intention of this blog is for preserving our memories, sharing our opinions and having a benchmark of just how far we’ve come in the journey of taking back our life so that we call the shots. I hope that through our experiences you find some useful information, inspiration for your own life or simple entertainment.

Longboat Key Dining: Viento at Zota Beach Resort

Zota Beach Resort Dining: Breakfast, lunch & dinner served at Viento Kitchen & Bar Longboat Key now has a wonderful full service restaurant with a beautiful view of the gulf. Led by Executive Chef Jason Pellet, Viento Kitchen & Bar is located on the second floor of the Zota Beach Resort. The [...]

By | July 15th, 2017|Categories: Our Blog, Restaurants, Travel|0 Comments

Zota Beach Resort in Longboat Key Florida

Longboat Key is a beautiful stretch of the Gulf Coast of Florida offering unspoiled beaches with turquoise water and soft white sand. The weather is beautiful year-round, making it a great travel destination if you are looking for sun and warmth. If you stay [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Florida Hotels, Our Blog, Travel|0 Comments

Family Road Trip Tips: Safety First, Fun Second

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias Summer is in full force, which means lots of road trips for me! Some are solo and some are with the family. There are two goals in common [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: home life, Our Blog, Travel|1 Comment

Old Hickory Steakhouse at Gaylord Palms | Orlando fine dining restaurant review + photos

I loved my SUMMERFEST stay at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando. Read all about the annual SUMMERFEST here. Orlando Florida is full of dining options from fast food to trendy and tourist spots. When I find a fine dining experience in the middle of a theme park mecca then [...]

By | June 25th, 2017|Categories: Florida Hotels, Our Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

10 Things to do with kids on Jekyll Island Georgia

 Jekyll Island is part of the Golden Isles of Georgia. At first sight it appears like a sleepy beach town designed for a couples getaway, but don't be fooled by the Southern laid back atmosphere, there is a variety of activities designed for kids. Below is a list [...]

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Our Blog, Travel|2 Comments

Take the kids back in time with a trip to St. Augustine Florida

St. Augustine is often called the oldest city in the USA. Founded in 1565, this city brings American history to life, while also offering beautiful Florida beaches, National parks, a great foodie scene and plenty of fun for the entire family. I just returned from a quick getaway with my three [...]

By | June 10th, 2017|Categories: Florida Family Travel, Our Blog|2 Comments