Updated for 2016! Fall means one thing in Texas: The State Fair. Each and every year, for 24 days, the city of Dallas is transfixed on heading to Fair Park to enjoy the best fair in the world. It's a fact. I know it's true, because I've asked people. Maybe it's because Big Tex looks down on you as you eat a Fletcher's Corn Dog while gazing at the statues made out of butter. Maybe it's the music … [Read more...] about Deep Fried in the Heart of Texas
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This weekend went so quickly, I think that's why my left eye is continuing to twitch nonstop. But it's nice to look back, reminisce and then start the countdown to Friday again. Friday we went to my favorite Italian restaurant in Dallas: Mi Piaci. I was apprehensive since they recently switched locations and worried the vibe wouldn't be the same. I was pleasantly surprised. … [Read more...] about How to Play Mafia
It's the greatest time of year: The State Fair of Texas. Oh, I understand that there are others, but they simply cannot compete. I honestly cannot think of a time when I did not go to The State Fair of Texas. From being a being a child and my mom and dad taking me to get a Fletcher's corn dog. To going with friends and taking pictures in sombreros in the photo booth. Little Babies: This … [Read more...] about Helene’s State Fair
Here was my weekend y'all. Jamming to Spoitfy on my couch reading blogs and eating sweet potatoes. I love sweet potatoes. A lot. Oh and my mother in law came by our house. So there's that. I also mourned the loss of Hostess like every good American. And since I have so many lovely new readers to my blog I thought I would tell you all how I broke my ankle and leg. It's a really sweet tale. … [Read more...] about Dropped
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!
Well let me tell you, for a girl that only has one leg to stand on this weekend was pretty good! Friday I got out of the house for the first time this week!That enough made my weekend!! My husband and I went up to White Rock Lake with our dog and had a picnic while watching the sunset. Pretty nice way to end the day. My husband (Michael) gets very very worried about me moving too fast with … [Read more...] about Le Weekend Wrapup