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5 Lessons Learned from Jillian Michaels’ Maximize Your Life Tour

5 Lessons Learned from Jillian Michaels

I had the pleasure recently of attending fitness guru Jillian Michaels’ Maximize Your Life tour in Dallas. I know if Jillian were to see this, she would be gawking at my “fitness guru” description, because although she is an expert in fitness & nutrition, her knowledge in physical wellness is just the tip of the […]

Summer Entertainment Hacks

Summer Entertainment Hacks

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Brancott Estate Wines. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Summer is almost here, which means it’s time to prepare for the hot weather, pool season and lots of entertaining. I am lucky […]

Chui Makes Staying in the new Going Out

Dallas Based Startup Chui

A smart doorbell named Chui is about to make staying in the new going out.  Cofounded by two graduates of the Cox School of Business – Shaun Moore, former SMU football player, and Nezare Chafni, one of the youngest candidates for Moroccan Parliament in history – Chui launched in mid-March and surpassed its $30,000 preorder […]

How to Make Homemade California Rolls and Nigiri

How to make homemade california rolls and nigiri! #recipe

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Millennial Central for Kirin Ichiban. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Since I cook at home almost every single night, I’m always trying to find new dishes to add to my menu. I have […]

2014 No Tie Dessert Party at Frontiers Flight Museum

No Tie Dessert Party

The air was electric as guests walked into the Frontiers Flight Museum Saturday evening, April 12th. Guests and dinner hosts were greeted at the door like celebrities. The Frontiers Flight Museum was the host for Aids Services of Dallas (ASD) and local restaurants, caterers, shops, and chefs. The theme for this year’s No Tie Dinner […]

Belk Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting at the Galleria Dallas

Belk Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday, April 9th was the official Grand Opening for the Belk flagship store at Galleria Dallas. Based in North Carolina, Belk is the largest family owned and operated department store brand, with 300 locations throughout the South, including 14 in Texas. While Belk has several other DFW locations including McKinney, Rockwall, Flower Mound, and Fort […]

Easy Easter Treat: Peeps Pretzel Nest

Easy Easter Treat - Peeps Pretzel Nest with only 3 ingredients!

Easter is a great time to relax and spend quality time with your family. I love Easter because it gives me a good reason bake and make extravagant desserts that I wouldn’t usually make for my self. I was sent a box full of Peeps – every kind that you can imagine. There were party […]

Belk Brings “Modern Southern Style” to Dallas

Belk Flagship Galleria DAllas

Leading retail department store, Belk, will open its first flagship location in Texas on April 9th. Belk kicked off grand opening week with a charity event benefiting Susan G. Komen. On April 3rd donors to Susan G. Komen’s Passionately Pink for the Curse were treated to a sneak preview of Belk’s three-story flagship store in the Dallas Galleria mall and […]

Visiting Branson – Need Recommendations!

The year is flying by and I’m not a fan. When I realized that it was ALREADY April, it also hit me that I haven’t traveled at all this year. I try to get out of town often, not because I don’t like it here but because it’s good to get away, relax and get […]

5 Fascinating Facts about Milk + Big Announcement #MilkDrive

Volunteering at the North Texas Food Bank.

This post brought to you by Milk Life. All opinions are 100% mine. I have always been a big supporter of local food banks. After volunteering at the North Texas Food Bank, I learned about how important it is to not only volunteer your time with them but to also donate whatever you can. If […]

Deep Dish Taco Pizza Recipe

Deep Dish Taco Pizza made in less than 20 minutes!

Tonight, just like every night in my house, started off with a conversation between my fiance and I debating what should be eaten for dinner. “What should I make for dinner?” “I don’t know.” “How about taco pizza?” “Ew, that sounds gross. I don’t want that.” “Okay, well that’s what I’m having. You can eat […]

6th Annual UCR Photography Scholarship Contest Set to Take Place April 9th

6th Annual UCR Photography Contest

I’m so excited to announce that I’m a Patron of the 6th Annual UCR Photography Scholarship Contest.  UCR has announced that they will be awarding over $10,000 in scholarships at it’s upcoming Retail as Art Exhibition and awards ceremony that takes place on April 9th at 129 Leslie. Retail as Art is an annual photography […]