Picture it. Dallas. October 7, 2017. You enter a land. A land filled with tacos. Unlimited all you can eat tacos. And hot sauce. Can you see it? Can you smell what the Dallas restaurants are cooking? Shrimp tacos, chicken tacos, veggie tacos, carne asada tacos, taco salad….well maybe not the taco salad but you get the idea. I can’t wait! Do you have a … Continue reading Win 2 tickets to Tacolandia Dallas!
I savored Dallas and it was good! My blogger pal, Elle, was lucky enough to score a pair of tickets to the first event during Savor Dallas 2016, the Arts District Garden Party. Luckily for me, she needed a date and I was more than happy to oblige. Good food + good company….um, yes please! The Garden Party for Savor Dallas took place on the grounds … Continue reading Savor Dallas: Arts District Garden Party
Recently, my husband and I went exploring the French Quarter in New Orleans for a place to dine for brunch. Sunday brunch has become a tradition for us. Being away from home made the search for a restaurant serving brunch even more exciting. Café Amelie was on my list of places to eat before arriving to NOLA so when we stumbled upon it during our walk down … Continue reading Sunday Brunch: Café Amelie New Orleans
Brunch is one of my life’s guilty pleasures. It’s one of my favorite things to do with my husband after church on Sundays. It’s the one day that I put the thousands of calories to be consumed to the wayside and allow myself to enjoy the food, the restaurant experience, and quality time with my love. Last year when we moved to the Dallas area, I decided … Continue reading Sunday Brunch
Are you looking for a last-minute dish to create for your Valentine? Our guest blogger, Sarah Knepp of Sarah Sofia Productions- a boutique wedding and event planning company, has the cutest little heart-shaped smoked salmon appetizer to help you woo your boo. Do you know the old saying that “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”? I believe it’s the way to a woman’s … Continue reading Foodie Friday: Heart Shaped Smoked Salmon Tapas
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. *Queue love songs, balloons, teddy bears, and chocolate and reservations for 2 at a fine dining establishment* Better yet ditch the idea of waiting for a table at a fancy restaurant or catching a movie in an overcrowded theatre and opt for a more unconventional date based on the ABC Date Night Challenge. Here is a list of dates … Continue reading 26 Ways to Amp Up Your Valentine’s Day
Last Wednesday I attended a grand opening party for El Pollo Loco in Sugar Land, TX. I had never been to a grand opening party before so I was pretty pumped when I got the invitation to attend. Who doesn’t love free food and a good time? Aside from that, I am always down to get dolled up for an event. But what does one wear … Continue reading What I Wore to a Restaurant Grand Opening Party
Hola! Como estas? Hello everyone! We have now been in beautiful fishing village of Puerto Morelos in the state of Quintana Roo for 2 days now. Yesterday was a relaxing day. We got settled into our condo and spent the rest of the day as beach bums. We tried out an authentic Mexican restaurant here at the resort for dinner. It was pretty good. My … Continue reading Popping Bottles on a Yacht
Today was a busy day for me. First, I drove into the city to meet up with my colleagues. They were sweet enough to take me out for a farewell lunch now that the Spring semester is over. We had a blast. I am truly going to miss them! It is also my darling husband’s birthday. After lunch, I ran a few errands. I had to purchase … Continue reading Dress with Finesse
Saturday July 6th was an extremely busy day! I returned to my hometown on Friday night to attend my biannual family reunion. I always enjoy returning to South Carolina because I get to visit with all my family and friends. I am usually super bored at home in TX. I only have my hubby and the deer to keep me company so returning to my … Continue reading One Busy Saturday!