I’m Going Down to San Anton

That's right, this Friday I'll be heading south to the Alamo City to catch up with my pal from way-back, Amy. But being a Dallas girl and all, and not having been to San Antonio since my high school senior tennis team took a trip, I'd love to hear advice about hot spots to hit … Continue reading I’m Going Down to San Anton

New Shirt From Deep Ellum Trading Company

Saturday evening I decided to visit the Deep Ellum Trading Company. This cool new storefront houses t-shirts and merchandise made by local artists. All of the products promote Deep Ellum, and the proceeds go back to the neighborhood. Since the weather was nice that day I decided to walk over and bring Pierre with me. Within … Continue reading New Shirt From Deep Ellum Trading Company

Scenes From Last Night- Birthdays at The Twilite Lounge

Last night was a combined birthday celebration of long-time friends, and Dallas natives, Rhett Miller and Robert Jenkins. The event was held at the Twilite Lounge in Deep Ellum, and the place was packed! Not only did Twilite fill up with some talented and friendly faces, but partygoers also got to see performances from Madison King, … Continue reading Scenes From Last Night- Birthdays at The Twilite Lounge

Do It for Durrett Benefit Concert

Last night I was able to make it out to Fort Worth for the Do it For Durrett Benefit Concert at Billy Bob's Texas. The event was created to raise money for the family of the recently passed Richard Durrett who was a local, and very loved, sports journalist. Survived by Durrett are his expectant … Continue reading Do It for Durrett Benefit Concert

Happy Birthday Pierre!

Today marks the second year of being alive for my favorite dog in Dallas, my mini poodle, Pierre! He was recently groomed up nice and short to keep him cool during these "dog days" of summer. Even though I had to work most of the day, Pierre got to go for a long walk, take a … Continue reading Happy Birthday Pierre!

Four New Bars To Try In Dallas This Weekend

Time to expand your Dallas bucket list…again! New places are opening up every day in this thriving city, but I've selected four hot new bars to try out this weekend. I've only been to one of these places so far, but I can't wait to check out the others. Let me know if you've visited any … Continue reading Four New Bars To Try In Dallas This Weekend

Keep The Deep (Ellum) Vibe Alive

When I was in high school I remember going to Deep Ellum to see shows. I always had to have a parent, friend's parent, or my older brother go with me. I never thought I'd be living here and taking walks by myself around the neighborhood as often as I can. In October I will … Continue reading Keep The Deep (Ellum) Vibe Alive

Bring Home The Bacon With SMOKE Dallas

Hey Dallas, thought August was already hot? Get ready to sizzle, because starting today SMOKE will be celebrating International Bacon Day by serving up their famous thick-cut pork belly bacon by the pound! This is not a drill people. At $10/lb you'll receive house-smoke strips of yummy goodness wrapped up in butcher paper and stamped … Continue reading Bring Home The Bacon With SMOKE Dallas

My First Frisco RoughRiders Game

I scored some free tickets to see the RoughRiders play the San Antonio Missions last Friday and had a blast! I'd never been to one of the games before, but here are some highlights and take aways I got from my attendance. The Location: Dr. Pepper Ballpark- Frisco, TX. This park is so clean and quaint, … Continue reading My First Frisco RoughRiders Game