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Guest Blogs
Sunday, July 07, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Low Heel, High Style »
    Kitten Heels make for a sexy, comfy style. At 1-3 inches, they help ladies be in high fashion even when t...
Wednesday, July 03, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrate your Independence ... in Syle! »
Celebrate your independence in style with these three options! Beach time! Blue sundress, red straw hat, I LOVE NY...
Saturday, June 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sandra D. Fashion: Ice Ice Baby »
One of this season's trends is one we've seen before, most recently in 2010 as the clear shoe, when Prada launched a col...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introducing Sandra D. Does Fashion! »
For Sandra Davila, better known as Sandra D., fashion always came naturally. As a teenager, she tells us, she would go th...
Friday, May 24, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Coffee Spot In Seminole! »
Sombra Coffee 9342 Oakhurt Road, Seminole 727-400-6956     It is so exciting to have a ne...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recipe! Eggs Benedict »
One of my goals is always to cook more at home, with fresh ingredients, using what's on hand with less waste. I love to...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dining @ Stella's »
One of the best things about Gulfport is the variety of food and drinks available in such a short distance. There is seafo...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Repurposing »
  Buying things made from recycled material i s a grea t way to recycle, but there is an easy way for you to...
Friday, February 10, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Road trips! Spring Inspiration »
Spring is just around the corner and the unseasonably warm weather we have been enjoying has me thinking about my garden....
Sunday, January 22, 2012   (3 Comments - view/add)
Rule No. 1: Be Nice »
LocalShops1 Boy is usually quite mild-mannered, but when he gets mad, he's not afraid to speak up. One of the things that...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
What's Your Favorite Holiday Memory? »
We loved reading all the entries in our December writing contest — "What's your favorite holiday memory?" Choosing a win...
Sunday, November 27, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Search for Coffee »
LocalShops1 Boy's plea to local coffee shop owners: Help highway drivers find your shop. Here, he tells us about his road...
Tuesday, November 01, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add) Facebook poll »
The St. Petersburg Times announced that as of Jan. 1, its new name will be Tampa Bay Times . This poll was taken Nov. 1...
Sunday, October 30, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thriller Dance »
Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s "Thriller,” and in the Tampa Bay area, thi...
Sunday, October 30, 2011   (1 Comment - view/add)
LS1 Girl Meets the Zombies @ the Pier »
The zombies came out in full force at the St. Pete Pier for Thrill Night, part of Thrill the World , an annual worldwid...
Monday, September 26, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
How did we meet? »
We asked you: "How and when did you first hear about LocalShops1?" It has been really fun reading your answers, reminiscin...
Saturday, September 03, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Now he REALLY gets it »
Here's a true-life story from LocalShops1 Boy, and how a recent trip to visit his parents in Pensacola helped open his eye...
Sunday, July 17, 2011   (2 Comments - view/add)
I wonder sometimes if, many many years from now, someone will unearth an old laptop or smartphone, or find some way to har...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011   (1 Comment - view/add)
Where's that #$!!$! password?! »
Hi, website. I can’t find my password.   Don’t look at me like that. I just can’t find it! Or my username....
Sunday, June 12, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sunday, May 15, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coffee Chat Survey Results & Winners »
So we've been thinking about adding a Coffee Chat to our calendar of events, and decided to ask you what works best. ...
Monday, May 09, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Media Survey Results »
As you know, we're big on social media. We love it, love it, love it.  ( click here to find out just how much )....
Wednesday, April 27, 2011   (1 Comment - view/add)
Annual Candy Survey »
The results are in, and though the Peeps made a good run in the survey's final hours, it wasn't enough. Though the marshma...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Perfect Shopper Survey »
Here are the results from the first 20 responses to our Perfect Shopper survey! The first five who answered are getting a...

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