Food

Nutritious yet delicious spots in Orlando

April 12, 2018

What is on the Campus Center menu today? Unfortunately, it tends to be the same old thing. Despite having access to a range of off-campus restaurants where students can use their R-Cards, the options become boring and it is time to switch things up. That is why I am sharing two of my current favorite […]

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Pumpkin spice your dorm life

October 12, 2017

Can you see the leaves turning vivid shades of golden brown and hear the crunch of them as you stroll through campus? Yeah, me neither. Even so, I am still embracing all things fall (and, thus, pumpkin) with this pumpkin mug cake! It is incredibly easy to make and dorm room friendly, if you have […]

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Fall in love with pumpkin pancakes

October 5, 2017

September 22 was the first official day of fall but the weather in Florida has not changed. However, that should not stop us from getting into the fall spirit by cooking with all things pumpkin! Handling an actual pumpkin can be laborious, so reach for some canned pumpkin puree (not to be confused with canned […]

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A tasty breakfast to fuel your day

September 7, 2017

Not all of us have the luxury of a kitchen here at Rollins, so I am letting you in on my go-to breakfast, which only requires a microwave, some ingredients, a bowl and a spoon(ful of delight). If that has not convinced you to make this yet, what about knowing this dish contains 28 grams […]

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Feast of Funk and Soul Food a rockin’ good time

December 1, 2016

November 19 and 20 marked the debut of the first annual The  Feast of Funk and Soul Food festival, held at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. As the title of the festival reveals, this event was not only host to some spectacularly funky shows but also to a menu that alone was worth […]

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E. Coli ravages Chipotle chain

November 11, 2015

Chipotle has always been the go-to fast food restaurant for healthy Mexican food. Consumers take delight in its delicious flavors and spices, and fresh produce, which gives the fast-food chain a very positive reputation; however, due to an E. coli outbreak concerning eight locations in Washington and Oregon, Chipotle voluntarily closed down 43 locations in […]

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A wish list for R-Card options

September 23, 2015

One of the many great things about being a Tar is the sheer number of meal options we have, from the Campus Center to Park Avenue and beyond. Whether you are a vegan or a full-on carnivore, you are sure to find amazing food all around campus. Unfortunately, students are limited in the restaurants where […]

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Gourmet fries grace the Farmers Market

February 26, 2015

The smell of french fries and basil is the first sign that indicate TheFryBar is nearby. Located at the heart of Winter Park Farmer’s Market and across from a colorful flower stand, the popular venue can be spotted from afar because of its winding line of customers. Besides the traditional kettle corn and lemonade that […]

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Winter Park Brewing Company opens its taps

September 24, 2014

Originally called Taps For Scratch, the Winter Park Brewing Company is in full swing offering an array of in house crafted beers, delicious food and plenty of fun activities like poker and jazz night. Almost by accident, I happened to stop in at Winter Park Brewing Company with a friend of mine on Tuesday night. […]

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The Porch changes the bar scene

September 10, 2014

The Porch is a game changer for Winter Park.  Since it opened this past summer it has blessed us all with a new spot to eat and, more importantly, drink.  The Porch is much more than your average sports bar, putting the others to shame by doing everything bigger and better.  The inside is spacious […]

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