The 2014 Winter Park Yearbook has been getting a lot of press this month for all of the wrong reasons by the Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Weekly, several local news stations, and Randy Noles, the group publisher of Orlando Life Magazine. The yearbook is a grammatical nightmare and an embarrassment to the
I have been a Maya Angelou fan as far back as I can remember. That is usually about 12 seconds back, but this time, I’m talking years. I went through a very introspective time in my life when I was in my early twenties, and I would read every GOOD
So, we are having another Hypeorlando Blogapolooza. It’s where you receive a topic and have one hour to blog about it. Our topic is “Dear Orlando tourist…” Hmmm. Let’s see. Oh! So, I guess on the top of my list for Orlando tourists, is GOOD GOD, PLEASE STOP WEARING THOSE
Oh, hey. (sad face) “Tara, pray tell, might you be a little down?” you might be asking. You guys all speak so proper! Yeah, kind-a. It’s self-induced. It’s definitely self-induced. It’s not like I had a conscious awareness of it while it was happening. Things like these take years to
Here is our update of different happenings around Winter Park for the month of May 2014 being covered in the media: The Alfond Inn has welcomed new executive chef Marc Kusche that will be revamping the menu at the signature Hamilton’s Kitchen restaurant at the hotel. Rollins College made the national
The Alfond Inn is welcoming a new executive chef by the name of Marc Kusche to the hotel that will be revising the menu at their Hamilton’s Kitchen restaurant over the next few weeks as he gets settled in. Some of the menu items that were previewed at a media
The Enzian Theater will be presenting a free showing of Disney’s Mary Poppins in Central Park in Winter Park on Thursday, May 8th, 2014 from 8pm until 10pm. The Popcorn Flicks movie showings are a great family event where you can setup a blanket or chairs and watch a movie
Oh-Em-Gee! I am giddy with electric tremors! I am encapsulated with delirium! Now hear this, Joe Public! My husband is applying for a new position. We are over the moon excited! This will make such a huge difference in our family dynamic. Life-changing! I’m having a hard time settling myself
The Olive Garden across the street from Winter Park Village is currently in the midst of a major renovation that will give the restaurant a sleek and contemporary look to go along with a new menu roll-out just released over the last few months. Wine bottles will be prominently displayed
Can you imagine losing every last possession that you own? Let’s say that you are told that your house has just burned to the ground and there’s absolutely nothing left. Nothing. Well, that happened to the Heath family of Chuluota earlier today. While they were at work and school, their
So, here’s another quality to pile onto my tall list of ‘awesome.’ I know I have briefly touched on having social anxiety, and how excruciatingly vile interviews or any social situation that I am intimidated by are for me. But, please allow me to illustrate the extreme-ness of my affliction.
The Winter Park High School Choral Department will present a “Night on Broadway” at the Ann Derflinger Auditorium on April 24 through the 26th at 7:30pm. Tickets are $16 and can be purchased by calling 407-628-3028 or email NOBTICKETS@AOL.COM. Ticket Information TICKET INFORMATION Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
People!!! I am so fortunate to be taking place in something called “Blogapolooza” for the hypeorlando blogging community. Our topic is “Guilty Pleasures,” and I have more than a few of those. Oh, and I have an hour. ONE hour to get this all out. LISTEN!! So, one of the
Yesterday at school, my fourth grade daughter watched “the video.” You know the one. The one that all parents dread, that makes your innards cringe and your bowels pucker. The one that forces you to have a “talk” with your child months, maybe years before you are truly ready.