Refreshing Noble Juice Smoothie {Disney Dole Whip Copycat Recipe}

This post is sponsored by Noble Juice. We have smoothies a few times a week. I vary them a little- sometimes I add tropical fruit, other times it's strawberry coconut- but for the most part they're predictable. I stocked up when Publix had Noble Juice BOGO and decided to play around with new smoothie flavors. When I tried out this copycat Dole Whip Smoothie Recipe on my kids, they were over the moon! Dessert for breakfast?! Yes, please! This is a spin-off from the famous Disney Dole Whip, a dairy free pineapple soft serve ice cream. We have a Dole Whip Stand in St … [Read more...]

Recipe: Columbia’s 1905 Salad

Everybody loves Columbia's 1905 Salad. When I was a kid, I always wanted to order it for the flamboyant tableside preparation. Back then, it seemed every well dressed server was a gentleman with a Cuban accent and I loved their pronunciation of the dressing ingredients: leMON, garrrlic {I practiced for hours until r's rolled off my tongue with ease!}, even vinegar sounded fancier when they said it. We make some pretty amazing salads at home, loaded with fresh, organic veggies from KYV Farms and topped with homemade vinaigrettes, but I never thought to attempt a 1905 … [Read more...]

Local Life St Augustine Boxes

Local Life St. Augustine is a fun new concept... you get a curated box of local goodies mailed to you! Read all about it... and don't miss the giveaway at the end of this post!!! ~Allie O. We had 5 suitcases, a cooler, bags of snow boots, ski pants, scarves and mittens loaded in the van. We had all 7 kids in the van. We had car games, a DVD player and bubble gum for when we hit mountain roads and altitude changes pop little ears. We were ready for our #RoadTripSimply to see snow. We put the van in reverse... next stop North Carolina!!! Aaaaaand we slammed on the … [Read more...]

Simply’s New Look

A letter to my friends all around the world... Dear World, My site has a new design and I want y'all to see it! I've added a list of my favorite posts and made it easy to find most recent blogs! So much fun in one little site! FREE quick vacation guide when you subscribe to my newsletter SEARCH my site to easily find what you need {Search Box is located in the R sidebar} #RoadTripSimply section offers road trip tips and ideas for nearby getaways Please surf around and forward to all of your favorite people. I promise to keep making … [Read more...]