As a born and raised Dallasite, it's only fair that I occasionally play tourist in my own city. Many people think of Dallas as a ritzy, glamours place. One where everyone walks around with fake boobs and heart shaped lattes. While we do have our fair share of that, there is lots of down home goodness, a great night life, tons of outdoor activities, a cool music scene, family friendly, and … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide to A Weekend in Dallas
You can't turn on the news or look at social media without learning of new violence — more cop killing or killing cops in America, more terrorism in France, the attempted coup in Turkey — I can't help wonder what is prompting this ongoing stream of tragic incidents. Are people angrier? Are things unraveling everywhere? I don't know. I'm just a lifestyle blogger, blogging about, well, life. And … [Read more...] about Where do we go from here?
Now that it's officially official that I'm leaving America I'm trying to do absolutely everything here that I have yet to do. It's hard to do, since the last couple weeks in Nashville, Tennessee are fraught with travel on top of travel (two weddings and a very fun surprise I'll be telling you about later this week!). Plus, that whole thing of trying to get rid of everything in our house.If you … [Read more...] about The Texas/Tennessee Bucket List
Dallasites love their city. They love their sports teams, their myriad of restaurants and bars, their culture, and their heritage. For the first time ever, I went to the top of Reunion Tower for their GeO-Deck tour. It's a view like no other of Dallas. To say it was breathtaking is an understatement.As a child, I went to Reunion Tower and sipped Shirley Temple's with my Dad. I put Reunion Tower … [Read more...] about The Best View in Dallas
Life ain't a track meet, it's a marathon.I apologize for opening up this post with a rap lyric (Ice Cube's "You Can Do It" is still one of my all time faves). But I'm feeling amped up! I'm going back to Dallas for the first time since July, I know y'all, such a long long time ago. And I'm feeling ecstatic after my webinar last night: Get Noticed Now. Chatting with other bloggers just makes me so … [Read more...] about Back to Texas
Dallas is known for fabulous shopping, its skyline was recently named the top in the U.S., and it boasts spectacular chef-inspired restaurants. But a full blown Dallasite often overlooks the wonders that attract tourists. That's why my staycation at W Dallas - Victory hotel was a perfect reminder of what makes Dallas my home and why I love this city so much.In fact, W Dallas - Victory is the … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Dallas Staycation