Selena Freeland

Runway Cafe

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Runway Cafe is located inside the Sebring Regional Airport. Hours are 8:00 am to 2:30 daily, except Saturday and Sunday they open at 7:00 am. All servers wear masks and tables are well spaced for social distancing.  There is indoor and covered outdoor seating available. Every Wednesday the airport welcomes planes…

“Soup’s On” Update

Thank you to all those that supported the Helping Hands fundraiser benefiting the Second Saturday Meals which we prepare and serve at Hands for Homeless in Avon Park. Ironically, the soups orders ran neck and neck with 47 quarts of chicken noodle, 44 quarts vegetable, and 46 quarts of potato soup and 46 quarts of…

Road Trip Dining

We took a road trip well off the beaten path to Polk County to check out a long time establishment called Cherry Pocket located at the far fringes of Lake Wales.     KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:       Reservations are not accepted Lunch is served Monday-Saturday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Dinner is served…

Cookie Season

  It’s December and to me it’s always been the mark of my annual Christmas Cookie and Candy Extravaganza! From decorated, cutouts, bars, Spritz, thumbprints, peanut butter blossoms, chocolate covered nuts, peanut butter fudge…and on and on. It all started December 1st!  Baking cookies is probably my very favorite Christmas tradition. I always loved baking,…

Thanksgiving, 2020 Edition

I’ve been thinking a lot about Thanksgiving this year.  As they say, “in these unprecedented times” Thanksgiving day/dinner will be like none other for many of us. Whether you gathered with our own family, your Tanglewood family, dined out, or whatever it was, it’s probably going to be different for sure. Don’t feel obligated to…

Chocolate Mousse

If you supported the recent lasagna dinner fundraiser you most likely got to enjoy this delicious Chocolate Mousse firsthand!  Paula Novak made this and is sharing the recipe because it’s too wonderful to not! Chocolate Mousse 1 cup Oreo cookie crumbs 2 tsp. melted butter 10 oz. semisweet chocolate, chopped or use chips (I used…

Dining Updates From Around Sebring

Restaurants are opening, restaurants have closed. The dining scene around Sebring continues to change on a daily basis it seems. With COVID Craziness still a daily reality, we have found we are staying home more often than not. Instead of a review this month I wanted to share some of the recent restaurant “news” from…

THE ROOST AT FOUR SEASONS

THE ROOST AT FOUR SEASONS RESTAURANT.  I bet you’ve passed it a time or two and either didn’t notice it OR you noticed all the cars parked in front of it along US 27. THE ROOST (for short) is located at 5298 Hwy 27, in Frostproof.  If you’re heading towards Lake Wales it’s located on…

Delicious Pumpkin Cookies

Fall is right around the corner!  While I love being here in Tanglewood and sunny Florida, I have to admit I am going to miss fall in Ohio and watching the colors change.  I’ll also admit I don’t like what follows fall up north so that’s why I am here. A few things about these…