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Buddy Brew Coffee in Tampa, Florida

Brewing some of the highest quality coffee in the world, Tampa’s own Buddy Brew Coffee is a beacon in the coffee community. Read all about this local coffee company’s commitment to brewing good and doing good, and see why it’s my favorite local coffee shop here in Tampa!

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The Best Breweries in Tampa for Craft Beer Lovers

Tampa Bay, Florida, is home to nearly fifty breweries, ranging in size from small microbrews (including Florida’s oldest microbrewery) to large-scale operations. As new residents of the area, Brett and I have been enjoying trying out the many breweries Tampa has to offer. Read on for my guide to the best breweries in Tampa for craft beer lovers!

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Spring Outfit Styles: Casual Pieces, Sundresses, & More

I haven’t shopped a whole lot this past year; far less than usual, anyway. There isn’t really a reason to shop a whole lot when you’re inside most days. For me, this has been generally compounded with efforts to save money, which has had various levels of success. However, as summer approaches and the prospect of social distancing lightening as the vaccine roll out becomes more of a reality, I have found myself window shopping online for spring outfit inspiration more and more. See what has caught my eye here!

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Tips for Goal Setting During Periods of Uncertainty

I’ve been thinking a lot about personal goals of mine and seeking out tips for goal setting, particularly in regard to my blog and business. As you would probably agree, things have been thrown for a loop in light of the pandemic and political climate; the steps I had mapped out for myself in January aren’t serving me now. In light of everything that’s going on in the world, I’ve been trying to set some new goals, both for myself personally and in my work. In the process, I’ve recognized a few tips for goal setting that I hope you’ll find useful. Explore my tips for goal setting during periods of uncertainty here!

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The Flamingo Flea: Shop Small, Shop Local

The Flamingo Flea is a recurring market that features eclectic crafts and goods, creating by local makers throughout South Florida. With an emphasis on expanding local creators’ growth and sustainability, the Flamingo Flea has created a sense of community around the creative. Lately, due to COVID-19, the Flamingo Flea has gone virtual. Since in-person events aren’t possible at the moment, the market has moved online so you can “shop like a local 24/7.” Learn more about the Virtual Flamingo Flea, and get details about Critter Crafting’s involvement in the events, here!

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Health Benefits of Getting Outside

Being cooped up inside can be taxing on our mental state. With social distancing, I’m sure I’m not the only one feeling a little stir-crazy from being in the house all day. In the meantime, though, we can and should still prioritize getting outside. Getting outside helps our health quickly and efficiently. Read about how getting outside benefits us, and get tips on easy ways to squeeze in time outside, here!

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The Sanctum Cafe in Orlando, Florida

If you’re looking for a robust vegan menu in Orlando, the Sanctum Cafe is the place for you. Sanctum Cafe is based on the idea that healthy food can also be “wildly well-prepared.” They focus on fresh, organic farming rooted in sustainability. Read the full review of Orlando’s vegan Sanctum Cafe here!

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