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March 2014

Picking Florida Oranges

The Florida orange season will be coming to a close soon, so it’s time to pick your favorite citrus or visit your local grove

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March 2014

Authentic Florida’s Siesta Key

Siesta Key’s sugary white sand, temperate Gulf of Mexico and gentle breezes will soothe the savage beast.

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March 2014

Where to Find Florida’s Manatees

Now is a good time to see Florida’s gentle giants before they scatter to warmer waters

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March 2014

Best Places to See White Pelicans

There are plenty of things to love about Florida, but white pelicans are one of the most spectacular sights to behold. See them before they migrate north

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February 2014

Simply Divine Tangerine Pudding

Nothing tastes like Florida more than citrus – especially this sweet, tangy divine dessert

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February 2014

Authentic St. Augustine

Only one American city can hold claim to the title of “oldest city”, and St. Augustine wears its “nearly 450 year-old” title well

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February 2014

Authentic Florida Strawberry Jam

Looking for a special way to say “I love you” from Florida? Strawberries are in season and Valentine’s Day is a great time to create a special gift

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February 2014

Authentic Florida Voted Best Food Blog

Authentic Florida, created by Sarasota native Robin Draper was recently voted Best Food Blog by the 2014 Florida Bloggers Conference in Orlando.

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January 2014

Florida Carrot, Orange and Ginger Soup

Time for some hot soup? Try this Florida Carrot, Orange and Ginger soup, a flavorful combination of veggies and citrus using fresh Florida ingredients.

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January 2014

Authentic Florida: Behind the Gates In Ocala

Many consider Ocala the “horse capital of the world”. But this “behind the gates” industry is not easily accessible to the public….except when you know how to find it.

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