WordCamp Orlando 2017 Hero Badge WordPress Conference Code Is Poetry

WordCamp Orlando 2017: Speaking in Code

WordCamp Orlando 2017 welcomed developers, programmers, coders, and website creators for an action-packed weekend! This was the most informative, inexpensive, bang-for-your-buck conference I’ve ever attended. As with most large-scale social interactions, I was very nervous about this event. Maybe even more nervous than the previous blogging conferences I’d been to earlier this year. Why? Because I’m not a developer. I can edit source code and read HTML as I do […]

OCLS 15 Year Anniversary South Creek Library Branch Staff Up In The Air

South Creek Library Celebrates 15th Anniversary

I’ve always loved the library. Researching information, discovering new stories, investing in the lives of fictional characters, and educating myself. The first library I’d ever been to, the South Creek Library Branch in Orange County, celebrated its 15 Year Anniversary on Saturday, October 28! I stopped by to chat with some of the current staff members, and to take a peek at the library again.     I checked out […]

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Lakeland Auto Show Revved Up the Weekend!

Last weekend was a blast! The 18th Annual Lakeland Auto Show featured some AMAZING automobiles – from classic cars to recent racers, and even a QUADRICYCLE! It was the perfect event for car enthusiasts.               I’ve always loved cars for the aesthetics – Corvette Stingrays, to be exact. Now, I’m expanding my knowledge to learn about the car community (and I’ve got my eye […]

Social Media Numbers Don't Define Me

Social Media: Numbers Don’t Define Me

The scale. The ruler. The measuring tape. The followers. These may be relevant in certain situations. But these numbers don’t define me. I came to the realization at FLBlogCon that I admire the media’s digital advances, but I want to limit my exposure. I don’t need to be on every social media platform (then again, no one needs to, but they choose to), and I mean no disrespect to people […]

Young the Giant Hard Rock Live Orlando

Young the Giant Electrifies Central Florida

“Show me love / Fill my cup / the world’s not empty / It’s how you want it to be.”  ~ Young the Giant’s song, “Repeat.” 5 guys. 20 instruments. 4 out of 5 vocalists. And hundreds of people. Young the Giant electrified the Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL on Sept. 21. Pure. Raw. Talent.     Background Music I live for live music. It fills me up with so […]