Baker and Wife Sarasota

Baker and Wife Sarasota

Last week I was invited to a media tasting at the local restaurant Baker and Wife Sarasota! They are celebrating their 3 year anniversary this month and I have always wanted to visit, but for some reason, I always forgot about it when it came time to pick a place to eat. Well, I can … Read More

Roasted Veggie and Chickpea Salad

Roasted Veggie and Chickpea Salad

About a year ago, I tried to go Vegan for health reasons. While eating a plant-based diet made me feel incredible, I realized it just wasn’t sustainable to be a strict Vegan long term. I still frequently eat vegan and vegetarian meals though, because sometimes I just don’t crave meat. When I stumbled upon this particular meatless … Read More

A Weekend in Sarasota – Saturday Activities

A Weekend in Sarasota – Saturday Activities

Welcome to part 2 of my recap of my “Weekend in Sarasota” Collective Tampa Instagram takeover! Friday night we stayed busy, so we got off to a bit of a late start on Saturday. That day, my boyfriend PJ and I had hoped to visit one of our local beaches to show them off to our … Read More

A Friday Night in Sarasota

A Friday Night in Sarasota

Over the last weekend, I had the opportunity to take over the Collective Tampa Instagram page and let our neighbors to the north get a sneak peek behind a day in the life of a Sarasota resident. While I’ll admit, there are a few things we did just for the “gram” my boyfriend PJ and … Read More

3 Business Quotes for Entrepreneurs

3 Business Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Business Quotes for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Those of you who have been following me for some time will know I recently decided to take a leap of faith and become an independent contractor at my old job, and start out on my own business venture. There are a lot of reasons I made this leap, but … Read More

The Beach House Restaurant on Bradenton Beach

The Beach House Restaurant on Bradenton Beach

The Beach House Restaurant Last weekend the weather was so beautiful! My boyfriend and I knew we needed to take the Jeep out with the top off and cruise around. We didn’t know where that cruising would take us, but we ended up in Bradenton at the Beach House Restaurant. Having grown up in Bradenton, … Read More