Archive for January, 2013

King’s Cake Alternatives

Posted by    |    January 31st, 2013 at 4:33 pm

s much as I would like to be, I ‘ve never been that crazy about King’s Cake. I obviously love Mardi Gras, but the thought of King’s Cake still conjures up weird memories of a dry, multi-colored cake that our teacher would cut into tiny slivers in the 1st and 2nd grade. Everyone was always […]

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Behind the Scenes: Abi Ferrin’s Fall 2013 Photo Shoot at Hotel ZaZa

Posted by    |    January 31st, 2013 at 2:56 pm

ere’s a quick bio of Abi Ferrin for anyone not in the know about this incredible Dallas designer. After some time pursuing broadcast journalism in DC and working at Paramount Pictures in Hollywood, the Jackson Hole native moved to Dallas to be with her cousin in 2005 where she began to pursue her childhood hobby. […]

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Pinterest TV – Episode 4 (Chalkboard Paint, Martha Stewart, and Precious Lap Dogs)

Posted by    |    January 31st, 2013 at 10:07 am

’ve adopted the habit of beginning and ending my day by visiting Pinterest. I’d imagine it’s somewhere in between the intellectual stimulation of checking Facebook before bed and reading a book. Still working on that whole reading a book thing. I loved this episode of Pinterest TV for two reasons: it reinforced my belief that […]

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VSA Jewelry Debuts New Once Upon a Time-Inspired Collection at Northpark’s SWAG

Posted by    |    January 30th, 2013 at 11:25 am

nown for handcrafted jewelry that makes a statement, Virgins Saints & Angel‘s spiritually-inspired collections have been worn by Miley Cyrus, Kelly Osbourne, Britney Spears, Paris Hilton, the Kardashian sisters, David Beckham and more. VSA will debut their new collection inspired by the ABC show Once Upon a Time on Thursday, February 7 at Northpark Center. […]

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Your New Favorite Online Shopping Site

Posted by    |    January 29th, 2013 at 4:05 pm

alling all online shoppers, I have a new favorite online shopping site, and that’s saying something. From NastyGal to ShopBop, shopping online is one of my favorite activities. Getting a new addition to your closet in the form of a well-wrapped FedEx package is like Christmas morning, and somehow makes the item seem more like […]

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Super Bowl Sunday Baking

Posted by    |    January 29th, 2013 at 12:21 pm

love Super Bowl Sunday. I haven’t had a team to passionately root for in years, but I love the way that everyone gets together, makes amazing food, and quiets down for the Budweiser commercials. I’ve been scouring the Internet (mostly Pinterest) for something to bring to the table and have pulled together a few of […]

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Healthified Texas Sheet Cake

Posted by    |    January 25th, 2013 at 4:59 pm

appy Friday! If you are suddenly stricken with a desperate desire for sweets this weekend, let me recommend this insanely good Healthy(er) Texas Sheet Cake by The Yummy Life. Now. I hope the author does not mind, but I’m going to use her picture to show you what the cake should look like. It’s not […]

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Valentine’s Date Night

Posted by    |    January 24th, 2013 at 4:54 pm

ost people think RED when it comes to Valentine’s Day, but I like to keep it simple. If you’re going on a date for Valentine’s Day, he’s probably your boyfriend, or like, almost your boyfriend. No guy would have the guts to ask a girl out on V Day and never call her again. No […]

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Demerara’s Ladies’ Night in West Village 2.6.13

Posted by    |    January 24th, 2013 at 11:16 am

his isn’t your average bottle of wine and an episode The Bachelor ladies’ nights. This is a spray tan, Botox, lashes, shopping, hair and makeup ladies’ nights. Some of it’s even complimentary. I kid you not. In preparation (or in lieu) of Valentine’s Day, West Village’s Demerara is hosting an evening of primping and pampering […]

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Annual Heartbeats Gala: Do Something Good for a Heart this February

Posted by    |    January 23rd, 2013 at 4:57 pm

aren Schrah has been helping save the lives of young local athletes since April of 2009. After losing her 16-year-old son on a Plano high school football field due to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), Karen became determined to help raise awareness and work towards preventing the silent killer that takes more than 10,000 young lives […]

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