Archive for January, 2013
Posted on 31. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
If the Super Bowl is your thing (and really..whose thing isn’t it – living in the SEC and all) you’re probably gearing up for some wing smacking and smack talking this weekend. Doing it online? Here’s everything you need to know about social media while watching the big game on Sunday – from our friends […]
Posted on 30. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
Tucked away in Orlando’s Dellagio Plaza is Dragonfly Robata Grill and Sushi Lounge. This restaurant is an expansion of the popular local Dragonfly Sushi & Sake Co. in Gainesville, FL. The Orlando Dragonfly differs from their flagship restaurant in Gainesville by featuring a traditional Japanese robata grill. As I understand it, robata loosely translates to […]
Posted on 28. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
You may have seen our crazy panicked tweets about chicken and waffles on Saturday night. We were in downtown Gainesville at the first-ever Food Truck Rally featuring local food trucks: Pelican Brothers, Go Go Stuff Yourself, Grilled Cheese Wagon, Humble Pie, La Lola Loca and Off the Griddle (visiting from Polk County). As a long […]
Posted on 21. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
Today we reflect on the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.’s tireless contributions to our modern society. He dedicated his life to winning civil rights for all people through nonviolent means. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement and his iconic “I Have A Dream” Speech. Across our nation people are volunteering, […]
Posted on 17. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
Diana Vreeland is arguably one of the most reputable (if not THE most reputable name) in modern fashion and publishing. Don’t know her? That’s OK. You probably know some of the names she put on the map, like: her discovery of British, mod icon Twiggy, she advised Jackie O’s style choices, she published the first-ever […]
Posted on 11. Jan, 2013 by Melanie.
Grace Bonney, creator of mega-home design blog Design*Sponge, says it best, “You don’t have to live in a big city and you don’t have to have a huge budget. Inspiration is everywhere”. With that in mind, we’ve curated some of our most-loved and most-used decor and design books to jump start your January. If you’re […]