I would consider myself an active person. Whether it's rock climbing, hosting a small dinner party, happy hour with the girls or making a new recipe from the Pioneer Woman. On the weekends it's weddings, baby showers, doubles tennis tournaments and camping adventures. I can do none of the above. (For how I broke my ankle go here). So I am completely out of my comfort zone sitting and twiddling … [Read more...] about Confessions of Selfishness: My weekend Wrapup
So today marks the second to the last day of the Texas State Fair. (Sigh). If you didn't know, I am obsessed with the fair. Here is the ferris wheel. … [Read more...] about When the Husband wins
First of all there is some very sad news, RIP Big Tex! The Iconic symbol of the Texas State Fair caught on fire today which has stood tall in Fair Park for 60 years. THEN NOW On a … [Read more...] about Howdy Folks, Friday Faves!
Those that follow me know me as Do Dallas Cheap. You see, when I started the blog a year ago I thought that was what it should be. A blog about deals and cheap things to do in Dallas. I took a break from blogging for 6 months and when I started to blog again I decided to post more about my life with a splash of deals. I knew this was truly my niche, my happy place if you will. I started to … [Read more...] about What's in a name?
** A little update, I wrote this post in October of 2012. I was completely heartbroken that I broke my ankle and was unable to work or do the things I love. Little known to me, this broken ankle would actual lead to huge, wonderful changes in my life. It's the reason why I started blogging and now, I've turned my blog into my full time job! Sometimes good things happen out of the absolute worst. … [Read more...] about Beware: Scary Post
One of my great passions in life (like most girls) is shopping. I love the thrill of the hunt and finding my new favorite thing to wear. Well with this bum ankle that is out of the question. (I broke my ankle, if you haven't read my story go here!) Strolling through the mall with a walker is fine, but I would have no hand to carry my hangers full of clothes into the dressing room. Such a dilemma. … [Read more...] about Online Shopping Deals