A List of Fortunate Events in Dallas for the month of September

Here is a list of fun concerts, festivals, and events I found for the month of September! Please comment and let me know if you know of any others!! Concerts!   Sept 1 & 2: Dallas Symphony Orchestra- Jurassic Park in Concert when & where: 7:30 pm on the 1st and 2:30 pm on the … Continue reading A List of Fortunate Events in Dallas for the month of September

Day Hiking Trip in the Great Smoky Mountains + Favorite $25 Workout Tank

One of our bucket list items for our trip home to Knoxville, TN was to hike Mt. LeConte. I hiked it with some friends back in college but Cody had never been and was dying to go. We don't get much hiking in Dallas so it was one of the outdoor activities we wanted to … Continue reading Day Hiking Trip in the Great Smoky Mountains + Favorite $25 Workout Tank

Top 10 favorite things to take to the lake or river!

Knoxville Travels   We have been fortunate enough to venture back home and relax with our families in East Tennessee. We started off with a relaxing day on the Tennessee River and at Ijams Nature Center. My sisters, Cody, the dogs, and I all went to the Quarry and then we paddled our way down … Continue reading Top 10 favorite things to take to the lake or river!

A List of Fortunate Events in Dallas for the month of August

Here is a list of fun concerts, festivals, and events I found for the month of August! Please comment and let me know if you know of any others!! Concerts! Aug 4: Panic at the Disco at the American Airlines Center Aug 4: Corey Smith at Billy Bobs in Fort Worth Aug 5: Texas Rangers … Continue reading A List of Fortunate Events in Dallas for the month of August

Weekend Update… Dallas Style part 2

Saturday Events Saturday we woke up and went to Angela's Cafe for a late brunch.  This is one of our favorite spots for breakfast and so we had to let our friends enjoy one of Dallas's gems.  The food is consistently good and is a great price! Every time we go, I get the Migas … Continue reading Weekend Update… Dallas Style part 2

Weekend Update … Dallas Style Part 1

This was one of my favorite weekends this summer. Our best friends traveled from Memphis this weekend to visit us and explore Dallas. They arrived on Friday around six and as soon as Cody finished up at the hospital, we headed to meet some of his friends at TopGolf. They had never been to TopGolf … Continue reading Weekend Update … Dallas Style Part 1

Wondering around in Waco

  Cody had the day off and so we tagged along with two other of his fellow residents for a day trip to Waco, TX. It's a short hour and half drive from Dallas. We left Dallas around eight thirty in the morning and arrived around ten. A large "Fixer Upper" crowd had already gathered … Continue reading Wondering around in Waco

Keeping cool in Dallas’s feisty summer temps!

When I reflect on the past two months of being in Dallas one word comes to mind .... HOTT!!! With this "light" heat wave coming through with temps being 108, 109, 108 it's hard to find things to do besides sitting in your house cranking up the AC. I have had the pleasure to check … Continue reading Keeping cool in Dallas’s feisty summer temps!