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Let it all hang out with today's Design Inspiration for Kitchen design.
Bourbon brings out the salty and sweet in this delicious salmon recipe.
Carving pumpkins is so old-school. Get inspired to do something a little more with the brightly-colored gourds and fall decor.
Make fish & chips at home. Trust me, it's easy!
Everyone loves a good awards show - especially for the fashion! These celebs and their smiles won me over.
Fast, fresh pasta with delectable seafood. I'm in!
If home is where the heart is, the kitchen is where the soul is. Happy Monday with eye-candy for the cookery canteens within our homes.
Fish Friday is back, and I'm going all Food Truck on ya.
The delicately-pretty hue of Coral rocks the boat for Monday Inspiration at Let's Talk Shop.
A break from our regularly scheduled recipes, here's a carpet cleaning concoction for you domestic gods and goddesses.
About Danae DeShazer
Store Around the Corner's "Let's Talk Shop" blog is the number one resource for local business events, services, promotions, news, deals, and special offers in the Sarasota and Manatee area.
This is an opportunity to get to know your favorite stores, just around the corner from you! Go behind the scenes and see what really makes these businesses tick. Meet the owners. Find out how they came to be. And, share what you think!
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PHOTO GALLERY: Braden River Library Easter Egg Hunt
Children ages 12 and under scrambled to find multi-colored plastic eggs filled with candy, April 17, at Braden River Library's Easter Egg Hunt. After attendees found all of the eggs that were tucked inside, behind and underneath books, they decorated Easter egg and bunny cutouts to take home, along with their sweet treats.
UPDATE: Napiers arrested for 15 counts of animal cruelty
Owners of Napier's Log Cabin Horse and Animal Sanctuary, Alan and Sheree Napier, were arrested April 17, after months of investigations by the Manatee County Sheriff's Department.
Mote Marine Laboratory awarded research grant
On Wednesday, Mote Marine Laboratory received a grant that will continue a thriving partnership with Israeli researchers.
PHOTO GALLERY: 'The Three F's...Fables, Folktales and Fairy Tales'
Students in Marti Bhame's second-grade class, at Braden River Elementary, embodied fictional characters and brought their stories to life during their production of "The Three F's…Fables, Folktales and Fairy Tales," April 17. The students performed three bite-sized renditions of "The Grasshopper and the Ant," "Dinerella" — "Cinderella" with dinosaurs — and "Stone Soup." Each mini play represented a different type of story to coincide with fairy tale and other story-themed curriculum Bhame has been teaching.
18 600-plus pilgrims to join city leaders, clergy for Good Friday pilgrimage down Main Street
18 Jungle Trails & Bunny Tails Easter Event
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
18 Goodwill Hosts Electric Vehicle Revolution Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
18 Paper Laine: Gracie Kennedy Solo-Show @ madeby Gallery Ringling College of Art and Design
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm