My absolute favorite time of the year is upon us. That's right folks, it's the State Fair of Texas. I have been to THE Fair countless times and it brings back so many fond memories. The food may be heart stopping but the fair makes me think of a simpler time when people from all over the state got together to play games, ride rides and watch pig races. I love everything about it. Big … [Read more...] about State Fair of Texas + Oktoberfest Review!
My husband and I are pretty frugal (him more than me). Here's an example: A few years ago he bought Chaco flip flops. Our lovely doberman Hugo chewed the strap off of one of them last week. Instead of being a normal human being and buying a new pair he took them to a tailor to have FLIP FLOPS fixed. They are now sewn together using different materials and look... … [Read more...] about Friday Faves: Some times it's worth it
After an extremely long hiatus Do Dallas Cheap is back! I'm planning on formatting the blog a little bit differently this go around: posts will not be everyday and it will not simply focus on daily deals but more events and personal experiences on how to live on the cheap. Thank you to those who read the blog (regularly or on occasion) for inspiring me to write again! So... you … [Read more...] about Do Dallas Cheap is Back!!
With the cold winter months ahead it's time for this blog to take a little nap! Do Dallas Cheap will be taking a brief hiatus! In the meantime, please check out TheDealMap.com. This lists the different deals offered (almost all of them) from some of your favorite places. While I'm hibernating feel free to email me with any questions: Helenesula@gmail.com And just because I can't resist... … [Read more...] about Do Dallas Cheap Announcement
Since I'm in the Holiday spirit and since it's so close to Christmas I think we need a giveaway! Winner will receive a $20 Groupon Gift Card! Use it to buy your favorite deals! Here's how to win, all you need to do is leave a comment below (click on comments at the bottom of this post) of what you want most for Christmas. For 2 additional entries, you must … [Read more...] about GIVEAWAY + 5 Days Til Christmas!