You may have seen your favorite celebrity boast about things they can’t live without, but they probably weren’t things you see around Swan City.
City Editor Connor doesn’t miss a Tuesday at the CMX Cinemas Lakeside 18 & IMAX — that ticket discount makes popcorn basically free... right?
Born & Bread Bakehouse granola
This pantry staple for Rilee can also be purchased at Publix GreenWise Market.
Color Theory Tea
Pick up a bag of loose-leaf tea next time you’re in Black and Brew Coffee House & Bistro. Pro tip: Rilee suggests signing up for a monthly subscription to get your tea delivered monthly.
The Lakeland Christmas Parade
The key to this one? Getting the perfect spot. Rilee recommends setting up your folding chair on Main Street between Catapult Lakeland and The Joinery for access to restrooms, food, and a perfect view of the post-parade fireworks. Just remember: The City of Lakeland asks that you don’t put your chairs out until the day of the parade.
Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market
Try loading up on fresh produce and pantry staples like locally farmed honey, herbs, and more.
Fun fact: Connor loves the chicken bacon ranch pizza so much she served it at her wedding.
Head to Stationery Loft for a candle inspired by your neighborhood (or whichever neighborhood smells the best to you, we won’t tell).
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