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If the site is looking different to you, well, it should. We have changed the name and we have changed the layout of the site. Hopefully it will make it easier to find the content you are looking for as well as being brighter and more exciting. Coming Changes
National picnic day is coming up, so we decided to go and have an outside lunch in preparation to blog about this blessed event. We had seen an old fashioned hoedown near Bartow - and had planned to attend it. However, after hours of searching (it seems our satellite...
No, we didn't go to a seafood restaurant, we took some time to venture down to Port Charlotte. Where we saw the home opener of the Charlotte Stone Crabs minor league baseball team. We have seen the Florida Firefrogs, the Jupiter Hammerheads and the Lakeland Flying Tigers. So...
Most Polk County residents know Bartow as the county seat. Some travelers may think that Bartow is the section of town where Florida Highway 60 and US 98 come together. However, just off that main thoroughfare is a quaint little section of town that is rife with interesting little shops and delicious eateries.
It's been months in the making. Now, like a butterfly, Seven-The Sebring Raceway Hotel has emerged just in time for Race Week. The place was painted Sebring Blue earlier this year. The entrance sign now beckons visitors. The hotel was christened just in time for the beginning of...
We have been in Frostproof before and when we heard there was a Valentine's street dance going on, it called for a return visit. This tiny hamlet in Polk County is known as "The Friendly City and it's easy to see why. When we arrived, the sun had set, Wall Street was blocked off,...