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SNAP! ORLANDO PRESENTS THE VAN GOGH AFFECT

The exhibition begins with visual material that was created by Lynn Johnson for National Geographic Magazine almost 25 years ago. Those images, many of which have never been seen, give this exhibit its foundational form. Simultaneously contemplating and reaffirming Van Gogh’s resounding posthumous influence over art and culture of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries Read More…

Celebrate Romance at Four Seasons Resort Orlando

The holidays are over, so this is the perfect time to plan a couple’s escape. Restore the romance at Four Seasons Resort Orlando with several activities for a day date or romantic getaway. There are newly renovated guestrooms and suites for a Valentine’s stay at Central Florida’s only five-diamond rated resort.  Enjoy a Romantic DinnerSet Read More…

Frontyard Festival

There is a novel new way to enjoy live concerts and entertainment with food and drink at the Frontyard Festival presented by AdventHealth at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Art’s Seneff Plaza. Launched in December the socially distanced program is scheduled to go on through the spring. “The big idea is to use Read More…

Holiday Sipping Suggestions

from ABC Fine Wine & Spirits With a local legacy dating back to 1936, with the first store opened by Jack Holloway located at North Orange Avenue and Wall Street in downtown Orlando, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is still a family-owned and operated business with 125 stores across Florida. And more than offering consumers a Read More…

Kate Slentz: My Birth Story

On Thursday, May 21, 2020, my husband Mike and I welcomed our second child, Audrey Ann Slentz. She was born at 12:18pm at The Baby Place at AdventHealth Altamonte. Childbirth is stressful enough but doing so in the middle of a pandemic added another level of anxiety and consideration. Other than being given masks to Read More…

Safeguarding Your Health with Well-Woman Exams

As women, we focus a lot on taking care of everyone and everything around us, but in order to do this well, we need to first focus on ourselves. Preventive care may not feel important right now in light of overwhelming responsibilities or concerns around COVID-19, but taking care of yourself — and protecting your Read More…

Rosen Hotels & Resorts’ New Fun-Cation Package

If today’s pandemic has you feeling more “senior” than “sanguine” and fatigued beyond your years, turn back the clock with a world-class recess at Rosen Hotels & Resorts in Orlando. What better destination for play than Orlando with an unrivaled menu of fun things to do. And what better choice of accommodations than the “local Read More…

Captivating Cooler

by Lisa Wilk, TasteSipCook.com  The Florida heat continues and nothing beats a frozen drink poolside or lakeside. Frosé slushie cocktails have become summertime staples on cocktail lists across Orlando. My favorite frosé can be found at PB&G located in the Four Seasons Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort. The mixture of rosé wine, vodka, strawberry Read More…

Managing Expectations = Fewer Disappointments

by Christi Ashby A few years ago, I experienced the grandest “a-ha” moment of my life – and it would change everything. As an eternal optimist I always pictured the perfect scene. Leading up to the subject of my vision I was blissfully happy and excited about what was to come. One Christmas when I Read More…

Why Your Mammo Can’t Wait

by AdventHealth Medical Group As we all start to refocus on our general health, it’s important to get back on track with your regular screenings and diagnostic exams. For many women, that could include getting a mammogram. Health experts agree that the best way to find breast cancer as early as possible is with a mammogram, Read More…