The Ritz-Carlton Spa

The Ritz-Carlton Spa in Orlando

There’s truly nothing like a spa day to re-energize and relax.  I have had many great massages in great resorts – but I have yet to find a similar experience the Ritz-Carlton Spa in Orlando. Not only are the spa services top-notch, but there is nothing that beats the “resort” pampering. When you first book…

The finished product!

The Great Kitchen Makeover

The lights. The damn piece-of-crap florescent kitchen lights. These lights have taunted me since the day we moved in. That was 11 years ago. It’s not even the lights that make me crazy. It’s the 80s bendy plastic that covered the P.O.S. lights. Basically, everything in the kitchen looked yellow. It was the worst place…

MacDown

O-Town MacDown coming soon to Kissimmee

ALL YOU CAN EAT MAC-AND CHEESE for $10 – and the money goes to charity? Yes it’s real.  Yes you can go.  And yes, it’s for a great cause. There are so many charity events – all for worthy causes – but this is one that stands out, and I really hope you attend!! Give…

Grotto Falls

Epic Summer of Adventure

I think it’s safe to say 2015 was a summer of adventure for the Cook Family. The summer started with us kayaking our way through the canals of Marco Island, and ended with us floating down a river on the Cherokee Indian Reservation.  In between we’ve been biking, hiking, whitewater rafting and exploring great new…