The Best Gift a Child Can Receive

As a child, when the Christmas holidays come around, it’s normal to be focused on what you are going to find under the tree. I know, I could barely sleep on Christmas Eve, as the height of anticipation was overwhelming.  I will never forget when I started to realize that it wasn’t all about the getting, but more about the excitement that came from the … Continue reading The Best Gift a Child Can Receive

INSIDE LOOK: Sappho Chocolates

Interview by Tiffany Evers // Photos by Kelsey Walters The Team:  We all do pretty much everything. That way if someone needs to stay home, the chocolate making continues. However, each of us has our specialties. Kathryn: While we all come up with ideas for new flavors, it’s Kathryn’s job, as chocolatier, to make them work. Like formulating each of the different alcohol fillings we use … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Sappho Chocolates

Classic Christmas Radio Show

Showtimes December 20 and 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm December 22 @ 2 p.m. LocationDaytona Playhouse, 100 Jessamine Blvd., Daytona Beach FL 32118 Celebrate the Holiday Season with 1940’s and 50’s beloved American classic radio shows such as Father Knows Best, Our Miss Brooks, Burns & Allen and My Friend Irma. The funny and heartwarming stories presented as a radio broadcast with sound effects performed … Continue reading Classic Christmas Radio Show

Edgewater Annual Christmas Parade

The holiday season has arrived! Edgewater has been holding its annual Christmas Parade on the second Saturday of December for as long as anyone can remember. This year’s parade is on Saturday, December 14, 2019 and begins at 10:00 a.m. It is a great family event that all ages can enjoy. It begins with a Color Guard escorting the parade as it winds its way … Continue reading Edgewater Annual Christmas Parade

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest in Eustis, FL Does the thought of strolling through a wintery forest to carefully choose your own Christmas tree sound like the ideal holiday to you? While I can’t promise a snowy wonderland, there is a spot in Florida that allows you to cut your own Christmas tree, plus tons more fun to get your family in the holiday spirit. Holiday … Continue reading Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Good Houseguests Gone Bad

When you live in a vacation state like Florida, you have to be prepared for houseguests. My husband and I have hosted hundreds of friends and family for their vacations. Our most recent houseguest just left a few days ago.  It all begins when they arrive. Hugs are exchanged and then you say, “Just make yourself at home.” You may come to regret that statement … Continue reading Good Houseguests Gone Bad