Savings BEGET savings!

Like many of you, I am always looking for a way to grab a great deal. Daily deals sites have been popping up all over the place. Last week, I was introduced to Beget, a daily deal site geared towards mom’s looking for deals on dining, shopping, entertainment, services, health & beauty and activities & events. What […]

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Variety Shows at Uptown Popcorn

It’s the beginning of summer blockbuster movies season! So, what’s better than munching on some gourmet popcorn while you enjoy these summer flicks. The good news is that you don’t have to travel to Chicago to grab a bag…Uptown Popcorn located in NorthPark Center, The Village at Fairview and Uptown Village at Cedar Hill has […]

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Serious Sunscreen for Summer

During the summer, some of the places you’ll find posh moms are at the pool or laying by the beach.  For this reason, Smart Shield is at the top of the Must-Haves List for summer. Smart Shield products absorb quickly into the skin, provide all-day protection and didn’t interfere with everyday activities. They offer a 30 SPF Sunscreen and an Oil-free Self […]

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In-N-Out gives Texas a Double-Double

As you have probably heard on the local news, Twitter and Facebook, California-based fast food burger joint In-N-Out Burger has officially opened in North Texas at Allen and Frisco. This burger chain seems to have a cult following, so I decided to to see why people where acting like “animals” for a burger. Here’s a […]

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Equipment DOES Matter

I stumbled upon this amazing time lapse video of Milky Way. Terje Sorgjerd captures the Milky Way over El Teide, Spain’s highest mountain. There is no way you could capture these images with your smartphone or a point-and-shoot camera. This was filmed between April 4 and April 11, 2011. The individual frames were shot using […]

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Simple Food For Busy Families

It’s nice to start traditions and making a meal for Mom on Mother’s Day can be a lot of fun for the whole family! It can also help children begin to try new foods because helping with the food preparation usually peaks their interest to try what they have prepared. Simple Food for Busy Families: […]

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Coal Vines Opens in Plano

Did you know that Americans eat 350 slices of pizza every second? Pizza is a $30 billion-a-year industry. Who wouldn’t want a piece of that pie? Today, Coal Vines, a coal-fired pizza bistro from restaurateurs Joe Palladino and Phil Romano, opens at The Shops of Legacy in Plano. The original Uptown restaurant and wine bar opened in 2006. Executive Chef of the […]

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Healthy Habits Help!

Today about 1 in 3 children (ages 2-19) in the United States are already overweight or obese.  Obese & overweight children are at risk for serious health problems like type 2 diabetes, asthma and heart failure. Extra weight can make it harder to breathe and can inflame the respiratory tract. Also, being overweight or out […]

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Cupcakes Are A Smashing Success!

With Cupcake Camp Dallas less than a week away, I think it’s fitting for me to share my top 5 cupcake bakeries found courtesy of Bizzy, a local business recommendation website & mobile app based on the favorite places of people like you. To test the strength, accuracy and reliability of Bizzy recommendations, they created “Top Secret […]

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Ways to Meet New People

No one said making friends was easy, but the first step in meeting people is getting out there. Go to meetings, church and other sorts of gatherings. You’d be surprise how many people are like you – feeling self conscience and awkward, but once you strike up a conversation, you will find that you have […]

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