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  • On the Horizon: Carnival's new cruise ship a kid-friendly Seuss splash

    On the Horizon: Carnival's new cruise ship a kid-friendly Seuss splash

    Carnival’s newest ship, Horizon, has arrived in Miami, bringing a number of fun elements for guests of all ages on the Miami-based cruise line’s biggest ship to date. The Horizon will sail out of PortMiami on six- and eight-day cruises throughout the Caribbean. The 14-deck ship accommodates 3,934...

  • Disney World's Toy Story Land: Best bets and tips for families

    Disney World's Toy Story Land: Best bets and tips for families

    Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando has always been a little light on kids entertainment. It has some great elements for younger Disney fans, such as the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular, the “Star Wars” Star Tours and the “Frozen” Sing-along. But with its focus on iconic movies, much of...

  • Kids fun this weekend: Free museums and parks, Riverwalk Fall Festival

    Kids fun this weekend: Free museums and parks, Riverwalk Fall Festival

    The Smithsonian Free Museum Day highlights this weekend, along with the Fee-Free Day at national parks. The events give families in South Florida the chance to enjoy Everglades National Park for free, along with museums and zoos such as Zoo Miami, Young at Art children’s museum in Davie and other...

  • Smithsonian Museum Day: Free entry for two at museums, gardens and zoos on Saturday

    Smithsonian Museum Day: Free entry for two at museums, gardens and zoos on Saturday

    Get in free at museums for the 14th annual Smithsonian Museum Day Live! on Saturday, Sept. 22.  A ticket allows two people free entry at more than 1,400 national venues. Pick the participating museum you'd like to visit, print the tickets, or in some cases show it on your smartphone, and enjoy....

  • Free entry at Everglades National Park and Shark Valley on Sept. 22

    Free entry at Everglades National Park and Shark Valley on Sept. 22

    Explore the River of Grass with free admission to Everglades National Park on Sept. 22.  The National Park Service is waiving the $25 entry fee in honor of National Public Lands Day. There are many fun and free things to do in and around America’s largest subtropical wilderness. Learn and appreciate...

  • Florida NFL teams are 6-0 since Publix subs went on sale. Coincidence?

    Florida NFL teams are 6-0 since Publix subs went on sale. Coincidence?

    Publix put its subs on sale at the beginning of the NFL season and Florida teams haven't lost yet. The Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Bucs and Jacksonville Jaguars are each 2-0. Publix's all-subs-for-$5.99 sale ends Wednesday. Let's see if the streak holds when the Oakland Raiders take on the Dolphins...

  • Freebie Friday: Free Apple iPhone Xs and deals; free entry at museums and Everglades National Park on Saturday

    Freebie Friday: Free Apple iPhone Xs and deals; free entry at museums and Everglades National Park on Saturday

    Happy Freebie Friday!  The iPhone Xs hits stores today and carriers are offering hot deals. See how to get the big, shiny Apple phone for free, or save up to $700.  There are lots of fun, free, things to do this weekend. It's Smithsonian Museum Day on Sept. 22. A ticket offers two people free entry...

  • Coupon: BOGO free individual meals at Boston Market

    Coupon: BOGO free individual meals at Boston Market

    Not in the mood for a free burger for National Cheeseburger Day? Then head to Bostom Market for a BOGO deal! Use a coupon for a free individual meal with purchase of another meal and a drink at participating locations. Entree choices include the chain's famous rotisserie chicken, turkey, meatloaf,...

  • 13+ cheesy freebies and deals for National Cheeseburger Day

    13+ cheesy freebies and deals for National Cheeseburger Day

    National Cheeseburger Day is Sept. 18. As made-up holidays go, this one is pretty cheesy. No matter. I’ve rounded up deals so you can stuff your face with freebies today and every day through the end of the month. That’s a good thing, because Americans eat an average of three hamburgers a week,...

  • Starbucks Happy Hour: Free espresso drinks on Friday

    Starbucks Happy Hour: Free espresso drinks on Friday

    TGIF! Head to Starbucks for an end-of-the-week pick-me-up on Sept. 14. Get buy-one-get-one free grande or larger hot and cold espresso drinks at Starbucks Happy Hour starting at 3 p.m.  Of the many menu options to choose from, opt for an eye-opening Starbucks Double Shot on ice. Or, go naked with...

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