Monday, June 18, 2018

Parenting & Relationships

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of June 11-16

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of June 11-16

Father’s Day: Sunday is the day to celebrate the big guy. Take him out to Beach, Brews and BBQ at the Sirata Beach Resort on St. Pete Beach ($12.95-$19.95, sirata.com). If he’s a car buff, he’ll love the Tampa Bay Automobile Museum (3301 Gateway Cen...
Published: 06/11/18
Universal to have a record 10 haunted houses for Halloween Horror Nights

Universal to have a record 10 haunted houses for Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Orlando has announced that there will be a record 10 haunted houses for this year’s edition of Halloween Horror Nights. They haven’t all been revealed yet, but there will be a maze based on the first season of Netflix’s Stranger Things and ...
Published: 06/11/18
This week’s best Tampa Bay concerts: Royal Blood, LANY, Scott Stapp and more

This week’s best Tampa Bay concerts: Royal Blood, LANY, Scott Stapp and more

CROWN ’EM: Royal BloodThe White Stripes. The Black Keys. Japandroids. And now, in the tradition of swaggering, muscular rock duos from the 21st century, we have Brighton, England’s Royal Blood. For five years, singer-bassist Mike Kerr and drummer Ben...
Published: 06/06/18
Updated: 06/07/18
Plan your weekend June 8-10: Lari White remembered, ZooTampa attraction, Risk Live podcast, Sound of Music, Ink Mania

Plan your weekend June 8-10: Lari White remembered, ZooTampa attraction, Risk Live podcast, Sound of Music, Ink Mania

The 10 best things to do this Friday through Sunday in Tampa Bay.
Published: 06/07/18
Top things to do this week: Risk podcast live, Ink Mania, zoo’s Roaring Springs

Top things to do this week: Risk podcast live, Ink Mania, zoo’s Roaring Springs

RISK: True tales boldly toldFor the storytelling podcast Risk, people have told tales of accidentally discovering their mother’s heroin addiction or confronting their rapist years later at a BDSM club. Or they’ve told embarrassing stories of soiling ...
Published: 06/06/18
5 things to do under $5: Free golfing for kids, $5 admission at Imagine Museum

5 things to do under $5: Free golfing for kids, $5 admission at Imagine Museum

1 $5 Thursdays: The new Imagine Museum is offering $5 admission on Thursdays from 5-8 p.m. through June 28. The museum is dedicated to glass art, especially studio glass, a fairly recent movement in the scope of glass art, with pieces that take a pag...
Published: 06/06/18
Regal, AMC offer cheap movie deals for kids this summer

Regal, AMC offer cheap movie deals for kids this summer

School is out and parents are looking for something for their kids to do. Once again, the Regal and AMC movie chains have a series of cheap family movies to come to the rescue.Regal is offering $1 movies at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Wednesday through...
Published: 06/06/18

Tell Me About It: Pregnancy news confirms estrangement

Q: I just found out my son and his wife are going to be parents. I’m very excited and somewhat confused and a little hurt: She’s seven months along. I don’t know why the long wait to tell me. They live in another state, and I haven’t seen them in abo...
Published: 06/15/18

Tell Me About It: Group resists suggestion of sober vacation

Q: I have a friend I have known since high school who has recently been in recovery for drinking. He is about six weeks into an outpatient system and has been doing well. A group of friends including my friend in recovery have been going on two campi...
Published: 06/14/18

Tell Me About It: Husband’s ‘compromise’ feels like control

Q: My parents live fairly close, but my brother and family are a plane ride away. They will be up at my parents’ house in a few days. My husband has limits to how much time he can spend with my family — really with anyone, as he is very introverted —...
Published: 06/13/18