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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: Community Open House
On March 8, the community of Longboat Key was invited to attend an Open House showcasing all town departments and the services they provide. The morning included demonstrations, tours and opportunities to learn more about issues that affect the Key.
PHOTO GALLERY: Polo Under the Palms
With sunglasses and drinks in hand, attendees of the fourth Polo Under the Palms event March 8 at the Sarasota Polo Club grounds, enjoyed the sunshine and a polo match. Proceeds from food and drink sales benefited research, education and patient care programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the Center for Building Hope.
PHOTO GALLERY: Just Play Sports Fest
Attendees of the Just Play Sports Fest March 8, munched on snow cones, enjoyed a backyard tailgate party with live music from Gamble Creek, and spent the afternoon at Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch playing cornhole, and other games. The day began with a 5K run in the morning, and continued with a lacrosse tournament, which lasted throughout the day, in addition to the outdoor festival. Event coordinator Todd Herrick planned to charge event participates $10 for adults and $5 for children, but decided to waive the fees and promote the sale of raffle tickets for prizes. Proceeds from the sports-centered event benefited The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
PHOTO GALLERY: International Women's Day
Ladies in Sarasota and Manatee counties celebrated International Women's Day March 8, during a special luncheon at the Polo Grill and Bar in Lakewood Ranch.
10 Nia with Gail in Sarasota
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
10 'Latin Variations' Gala honoring Teri Hansen
10 Mote's Special Lecture Series
11 Nia with Gail on Anna Maria Island
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11 Girls Inc Custom Pendant Auction
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11 Celebration Luncheon Launch Party and Designer Meet and Greet
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
12 3rd annual Leadership Luncheon
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
12 LWRBA March Membership Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:00 pm