Best Stove Top Popcorn Recipe

Tweet Best Stove Top Popcorn Recipe This morning I was excited to see that in addition to Fruitful Hill Farms‘ normally offering they also cobs of dried popcorn for $1.50. (Organic popcorn!) One husk left me with a hearty 1/3 cup of kernels. I broke these off the husk by hand, starting at one end and […]

Shuck Shack San Antonio

Tweet Shuck Shack San Antonio This past Tuesday I was incredibly excited to get to try Shuck Shack, the latest venture in the Dady restaurant family. They had a soft opening on July 3rd and came out guns blazing with the grand opening on the Fourth of July. Since seeing pictures on social media from the Dady family trip to […]

The General Public and Bowl & Barrel

Tweet The General Public and Bowl & Barrel Always an early adopter and supporter of new restaurants in San Antonio (and beyond!) I wanted to include pictures, video, and notes from my most recent culinary adventure to the new restaurant in Northwest San Antonio, at The Rim. Both components are physically located next to each other, […]

2015 Must Have iOS Apps

Tweet 2015 Must Have iOS Apps Over the past couple of weeks I have had hours and hours of road trip miles to download hundreds top iTunes chart apps (out of boredom) across multiple categories and these are the apps that stood out to me. Most of these are free, a couple a paid apps but […]

Things NOT to do on 4th of July

Tweet Things NOT to do on 4th of July Growing up with both of my parents being nurses (both spending time in the ICU, one a burn unit specialist) I have heard numerous safety tips around the 4th of July. I was a little envious of others who shot off fireworks. Of course half of […]

About the Declaration of Independence

Tweet About the Declaration of Independence On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress unanimously adopted the Declaration of Independence, announcing the colonies’ separation from Great Britain. The Constitution provides the legal and governmental framework for the United States, however, the Declaration, with its eloquent assertion “all Men are created equal,” is equally beloved by […]

77 Brands Celebrating #LoveWins Today

Tweet 77 Brands Celebrating #LoveWins Today In the excitement of today’s news that gay marriage legal in ALL 50 states, I decided to check out how brands, government entities, non-profit organizations, and travel destinations were spreading the love so to speak. I didn’t really order these in a particular order (though I did give some […]

Schlitterbahn Galveston Island

Tweet Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark is a 26-acre oasis of thrilling waterpark adventures. The third waterpark in the Schlitterbahn family of parks features more than 30 attractions designed in the Schlitterbahn tradition of ride innovation. The park also features the next generation of the award-winning Transportainment® river system that combines three unique […]

2015 Visit New Orleans

Tweet 2015 Visit New Orleans Make sure you check out the other posts that I have made about visiting New Orleans including Things to Do in New Orleans and where to stay like the amazing Ritz Carlton New Orleans. UPCOMING EVENTS AND FESTIVALS Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival | June 6-7 FestiGals | June 11-14 Creole Tomato Festival | […]

Benefits of War: Medical Advances

Tweet Benefits of War: Medical Advances As we celebrate Memorial Day this year and humbly remember and consider the women and men who have died serving our country, I wanted to share some benefits that war brings and the on-going research that the military and their partners are exploring. I am not advocating that war was worth these advances, […]

2015 Culinaria Burgers and Beer is ON!

Tweet 2015 Culinaria Burgers and Beer is ON! As of 10am May 17, 2015, Culinaria San Antonio is pumped for Burgers and Beer at The Historic Pearl!! You can get your tickets at the gate and you’ll be dry under 281 highway parking area. (Park in Koehler Parking Garage.)                        Weather lane closures here: http://www.sanantonio.gov/Public-Works/EmergencyStreetClosures.aspx […]

Culinaria Best of Mexico Rain Plan

Tweet Best of Mexico Rain Plan! WHAT: The Best of Mexico will move its location from Main Street at The Shops at La Cantera to the covered walkways at the offices from Profit Bricks, Body Brite to Derm S.A. at The Shops at La Cantera, just above and North of Main Street.  Local Chefs welcome visiting Chefs from Mexico […]

2015 Culinaria Food Truck Event

Tweet 2015 Culinaria Food Truck Event A family favorite, the Culinaria Food Truck Event is back and better than ever!  Protecting everyone from the rain: Really Rain? Fine. Because we love all of you so much – and because your safety is important to us – we are moving the H-E-B Food Truck Event to the […]