Reblog: 12 Impressive Health Benefits of Oranges — daneelyunus

I live in the orange capital of the world. Well, it's supposed to be anyway. What kind of Floridian would I be if I didn't reblog this great post about oranges. 🍊 🍊 🍊

Florida flowers: Beautiful red hibiscus

I've had my eye on a few particular hibiscus plants for a long time. They aren't too far from my house and so I go by them all the time. Red is my favorite color and these flowers just seem to pop out like an old friend. They're located in front of a restaurant that … Continue reading Florida flowers: Beautiful red hibiscus

Memorandum at midnight: Power

What if this life is just a test? What if all the terrible things you've been through are just to see how strong you can truly be... how much you can endure and still persevere? How much hatred can be hurled at you and still be able to love? How much evil can be thrown … Continue reading Memorandum at midnight: Power

Would you wear a black wedding dress?

Want to have a truly non-traditional wedding? Try a black wedding dress. Some of these are quite beautiful and some are quite daring. Others I would only wear on Halloween. How about you? One thing is for sure, you will be showstopping and absolutely unforgettable! Misses Dressy DHgate.com Harper's Bizarre Singapore Wedding Forward The Best Wedding Dresses MissZhu … Continue reading Would you wear a black wedding dress?

Food: What to eat in Florida

There are many beloved Florida foods. Oranges, Key lime pie, strawberries and of course a wealth of fresh seafood. Caribbean fusion is huge. But just how adventurous are you? What about oysters, and kumquats. Or, that most exotic Florida food: gator. Gator tails, gator jerky, gator bites, etc. Here are some great sites to check out … Continue reading Food: What to eat in Florida

5 things to try when you feel lonely

At certain points in my life, mostly when I was a lot younger, I experienced frequent bouts of intense loneliness. I also felt a tremendous amount of shame for my own loneliness. Why couldn't I be happy and social like everyone else my age? What was wrong with me? It took me a long time … Continue reading 5 things to try when you feel lonely

Florida man alert: Watch out for angry women and flying objects

A Florida woman has been accused of hurling a pot at her baby-daddy after he disappeared and went fishing for a few days, allegedly. This was reported by Newsweek In Miami, a man was allegedly hit with a flying coconut that was hurled at him by an upset stripper, as reported by the Miami Herald. And … Continue reading Florida man alert: Watch out for angry women and flying objects

Food: Berry Vinaigrette Salad

I've been caught up with so many interesting endeavors lately that I realized I haven't posted a recipe in a long time. Here's one that's perfect for summer. It's from my upcoming book, Sustenance & Harmony. Hope you enjoy it! Ingredients 1 6-ounce carton of fresh ripe raspberries 1 6-ounce carton of fresh ripe blueberries … Continue reading Food: Berry Vinaigrette Salad

Florida flowers: The unique crossandra/Florida Sunset

I saw these crossandra flowers several weeks ago in a park near where I live. The bright orange color caught my eye. I took some photos but thought that perhaps the blossoms were in the process of dying. I went back a few days ago and it had the same wilty-looking petals. I realized this … Continue reading Florida flowers: The unique crossandra/Florida Sunset

Florida weather report: Tis the season…

No, it's not the Christmas season. It's the season of... Remember all those months you spent gloating to the Northerners about how "horrible" the winter was down here in Florida. Seriously, they were getting slammed by 50 feet of snow, mind-numbing blizzards and freezing-cold temperatures. Their cars were running off the road and crashing, they were … Continue reading Florida weather report: Tis the season…