Mexico City – Dia de los Muertos!

  Last year around this time I spent a week in Mexico City. It was one of the best weeks of my life. It was one of those trips that you take, that just changes the way you look at life. It was an amazing week, with some amazing friends! The week we were there […]

Space Shuttle Discovery – Final Flight

Today was certainly a day of mixed emotions here on Florida’s Space Coast. Setting aside the financial and political aspects of the program’s termination, many residents here felt an emotional attachment to the space shuttle, and all that it represented. Missions that began with launches utilizing mind numbing force, and ending with a shuttle gliding […]

Sun ‘n Fun Fly In & Air Show, Lakeland

Severe spring storms ripped through much of Florida on Thursday, March 31, but much of the focus on the damage was centered around the annual Sun ‘n Fun Fly In taking place at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland. The aviation supershow was struck by severe thunderstorms, and possibly a tornado, damaging approximately 40-50 aircraft, […]

Upcoming Events 2011

As we enter the new year, the countdown begins to some of Florida’s most exciting events. Of course there are many more throughout the state, but here are just a few of my recommendations for fun and exciting things to do in the first few months of 2011!! Daytona 500 – February 20 February 20th […]

New Year’s Eve Parties (Ringing in 2011 Florida style!!)

Times Square in New York is traditionally thought of as the ultimate New Year’s Eve party, but because of the normally warm weather, there are many New Year’s Eve parties to consider in the Sunshine State. Here are just a few of the bigger parties to consider this year or in the future: Orlando – […]

2010 C-USA Championship Game–UCF vs SMU

The UCF Knights claimed their 2nd Conference USA Championship in 4 years yesterday at Bright House Networks Stadium on a beautiful sunny afternoon in Orlando, Florida, as they defeated the SMU Mustangs 17-7. Led by freshman quarterback Jeff Godfrey, the Knights finished the regular season with a 10-3 record, and have accepted an invitation to […]