Valentine’s Day Printables

Tweet If you’re like me and LOVE printables, you enjoy these Valentine’s Day themed ones! I have found over 40 printable valentines for kids and adults, whether you’re handing them out at school or your special someone. Happy Valentine’s Day! Download pdfs by clicking on printable’s images Blog images go directly to the “printable”-related blog […]

San Antonio Cocktail Conference

Tweet On Thursday, January 26 through Sunday, January 29, San Antonio’s beautiful Riverwalk will be the backdrop for the first ever San Antonio Cocktail Conference! Over the course of four days, local residents and visitors will have the opportunity to: Partake in 27 classes Meet with 31 different presenters Attend 5 fabulous soirees (visit different […]

D-Box Movie Seats at Santikos Theatres

Tweet On a day off, a friend and I went to the Santikos Palladium to watch the second Sherlock Holmes movie. While were debating which show to see, we noticed that “D-box” seats were available for purchase. Right now Santikos Theatres have D-box seats in three San Antonio locations and 1 Houston location: San Antonio […]

15 Daily Deal Travel Sites

Tweet 15 Daily Deal Travel Sites Is your New Year’s resolution to see the world? Are you obsessed with daily deal sites? In no particular order are 15 daily deal travel websites! Many are invitation only…fear not, I have an invite for you! Click on the image or link in the “About” section. About half […]

2011 Frost | Westin La Cantera

Tweet For people living in Sam Antonio or just visiting, the winter holidays are one of the best times of years. One family tradition we have enjoyed for the past two years is provided by the Westin La Cantera. This luxurious resort paints a beautifully festive backdrop to kick off the yuletide season with plenty […]

Eversave San Antonio

Tweet Does anyone here like to win free stuff?! (I know I do!!) Thanks to Eversave San Antonio, one of my fabulous readers is going to walk away with a gift certificate to Dallia’s Hair and Nail Studio ($55 value!!) Multiple Ways to Enter and Win: Simply leave a comment at the end of this […]

2011 Black Friday Store Hours

Tweet Don’t forget to check out my 2009 Black Friday post and my 2010 Black Friday posts for my past Black Friday shopping plans and favorite websites. I read through them and both still absolutely apply! Based on the stores listed by Black Friday 2011, I sorted the stores by open hours (a LOT of […]

Francesca’s at Sunset | Westin La Cantera

Tweet One of my favorite recent experiences (complimentary, courtesy of the Westin La Cantera) received from our staycation at the Westin La Cantera (more posts to come!!!) was the two intimate hours spent in the kitchen of Francesca’s at Sunset with executive chef John Armstrong and chef de cuisine Ernie Estrada. This restaurant is opened […]

2012 London Summer Olympics

Tweet During the 2010 Winter Olympics I enjoyed writing (one on the 2010 Winter Olympics and one on 2010 Olympics resources for parents, teachers, and kids). With the one year Open Weekend countdown starting in London this weekend, July 22-24, 2011, I thought this was the perfect time to start blogging for the summer Olympics! […]

Watch UTSA Graduations Online

Tweet Do you have a loved one overseas, out of state, in the hospital?  Watch the UTSA graduation online: http://dlat.utsa.edu/accordent/Static/UTSAxCommencement+Ceremonies/ And for more detailed information from UTSA’s Graduation Office, please see this link: http://utsa.edu/oit/video/ITV_commencement.html  

20Nine San Antonio, TX

Tweet Apparently there is a Highway 29 that converge somewhere in California’s wine country which inspired this Quarry restaurant’s name.   Website: http://www.20ninewine.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/20ninewine Twitter: http://twitter.com/20nineWine     Happy Hour Deals: When: Monday-Friday, 3:30-730pm What: 25% off all wines, appetizers, & pizzas   We enjoyed an intimate dinner with two other wonderful couples who […]

2011 Lemonade Day San Antonio

Tweet Last year was the first time San Antonio, TX participated in Lemonade Day. While their goal was 1,500 kids participating, San Antonio had 3,300 participants, the most every for an inaugural city! In 2011, their goal is 7,500!  On May 1, 2011, any kid (or young at heart) is encouraged to not only open […]

Max’s Wine Dive | San Antonio, TX

Tweet I have been wanting to try Max’s Wine Dive since I first saw the great reviews (and pictures of their fried chicken!!!) pouring in! Thankfully Max’s Wine Dive in the Quarry is opened for lunch on Fridays so my friend and I made our way over. Right on the corner of the new Quarry […]