The German Christmas Pickle

Tweet Starting who knows when, by who knows who (the facts have been lost over the years…3 variations of the story can be found here), the Christmas pickle is a beloved Germany tradition that my family has celebrated each year during the holidays.  As the last ornament to ordain the tree, the parents hide the […]

Rumble St. Mary’s Bar

Tweet Rumble located at 2410 N. St. Mary’s on the corner of Ashby and N. St. Mary’s, next to the Paper Tiger. Only open for three months, they offer talented cocktail  expertise, season based drinks with delicious ingredients, and host food truck favorite Where Ya At. 

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 […]

Kimura San Antonio Ramen

Tweet Kimura San Antonio Ramen Kimura San Antonio Ramen is located on Pecan St. and is a wonderful location for a lunch break or dinner date. Address: 152 E Pecan St Ste 200, San Antonio, TX 78205 Phone: (210) 444-0702 Website: The name comes from co-owner and general manager Jennifer Wade’s family name — “Kimura,” meaning “tree […]

#TeamMason Fundraiser Locke Hill Elementary

Tweet From 9am to noon, Saturday, May 31st, there will be a fundraiser for Mason Taylor to assist in the medical expenses as he fights Leukemia. He is a 5th grade student in the GT program with a lot of the school’s families banding around him. You can look through hundreds of donations from families, […]

2013 San Antonio Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

Tweet The Pearl is ready to rock as the San Antonio Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon will be running, and biking, through the historic mixed-use space on Sunday, November 17. Pearl will also be the finish line for the “Mini Marathon.” Pearl will be holding a Rock ‘n’ Roll Block Party with music, parking and seating for spectators, and […]

Help Haiyan Philippines Typhoon Survivors

Tweet Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) pummeled through the central part of the Philippines on November 8, 2013. It left a storm of destruction in its wake, triggering 12 to 15 feet high storm surges, flooding, and landslides affecting an estimated 4 million people. Children urgently need access to safe water, hygiene supplies, food, shelter and […]

Help Moore, Oklahoma After Tornado

Tweet Resources for Victims Safe and Well is owned by the Red Cross and allows victims to list themselves as safe and their families to search for them.  Those who have received texts from survivors who don’t have internet  access are encouraged to complete the registry for them. Shelter has been opened by the Red Cross […]

Culinaria’s SIP, SAVOR & SHOP | Shops of La Cantera

Tweet 2012 Culinaria’s Wine and Foods Art Festival kicks off with “Sip, Savor, & Shop” tomorrow!     WHEN:     Wednesday, May 16, 6 to 9 p.m.   WHERE:    The Shops at La Cantera         15900 La Cantera Parkway         On Main Street at The Falls near Yard House and Z Tejas Grill          TICKETS:     $35 in advance and […]

Black Friday 2011 Deals

Tweet BlackFriday is in an hour and a half if you are on CST, sorry for the crudeness of the post but I had to get the information to the people! I couldn’t find these stores’s ads on Wednesday so I went to each one and asked the clerks. 🙂 NY and co: additional 10% […]

Zynga Poker Pumpkin Carving

Tweet As someone who aspires to be Martha Stewart when it comes to pumpkin crafts, I thought I would try my hand at a poker themed pumpkin! Make Your Own Poker-themed Pumpkin First, start with a pumpkin: And make sure you have the right tools…obviously; this wasn’t the first time I’ve carved pumpkins. In addition […]

San Antonio Daily Deals

Tweet With Groupon leading the charge by offering local daily deals, you might wonder what other discounts are out there. I have compiled a link of San Antonio Daily deals but most of the sites listed have corresponding deal sites to hundreds of other cities. Click on the links to find a city near you! […]

SmashBurger | San Antonio, TX

Tweet In the mood for a juicy hamburger or crisp veggies?! Smashburger is definitely the place for you to enjoy with your family! After being invited to a preview when they opened their Bandera/1604 San Antonio, TX location, I was immediately impressed to find out that their founder comes to most if not all their […]