Lakeland

Last updated on June 1st, 2021. Lakeland is a medium-sized city in Central Florida. It sits just about half way between two of Florida’s biggest cities, Tampa and Orlando. Not surprisingly, Lakeland got its name from the large number of lakes that surround the city. There are 38 major lakes in the surrounding area. The … Read more

Make Block Ice

A block of ice rests on a counter next to a plastic tupperware mold

Last updated on June 16th, 2021. 2021 Update: Thanks to everyone who shared solutions and suggestions! I’ll highlight a few here: Something like these¬†flexible bladders might be a great solution to avoid problems with melted ice water in coolers, and food contamination. I haven’t tried this yet, so I’m not sure how they’ll hold up … Read more