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Decima is our Vice President of Marketing & Communications, who loves being able to create and share the Arlington experience! She's also a fan of a random sense of humor, really good coffee, problem solving and people who sneeze funny. She truly believes singing in the car at the top of your lungs makes you live longer, and is fascinated by the human psyche. Opinions expressed in her writing are her own, and in no way represent the opinion of her employer or the Queen of England. 

5 Reasons Craft Breweries Fit in Arlington

What is craft brewing? The criteria to be considered a craft brewer, according to the Brewer’s Guild, is: a) “Annual production of 6 million barrels of beer or less,” b) Having “less than 25 percent of the craft brewery owned or controlled by an alcohol industry member that is not itself a craft brewer” c) Having “a majority of its total beverage…

5 Homegating Tips for Super Bowl Sunday

AH, the BIG GAME. So many fans! So much energy around the excitement of your team! (Or not, in this case…a moment of silence in honor of the Cowboys season ending too soon.) That moment you see the prices and understand the term ‘sticker shock’. That moment of decision between paying for college or going to the BIG GAME! Have no FOMO ( fear of…

7 Must Knows if You're Following Dallas Cowboys Playoffs

The legendary Dallas Cowboys are headed to the NFL playoffs—and no matter where you’ll be when that first touchdown hits the scoreboard, it’s time for the truest, bluest Cowboys fans to stock up on a few extra resources designed to help you have the mother of all blasts while we #FinishThisFight! So here it is, Cowboys lovers, a list of seven…

Another 23 Must-Try Arlington Restaurant Menu Items, Part Two

“What do you want to eat?” Which is why we aim to make it a bit easier for you! We first took a look last year at some of the most distinctive menu creations that the Arlington restaurant scene has to offer. Not surprisingly, you asked for more, foodies, so we’ve put together another culinary bucket list for you to work your way through, presented…

Every Real Texas Rangers Fan Knows These 9 Things

Baseball season is in full swing, and the world feels different to the Texas Rangers faithful fans on game days as we make the pilgrimage to Globe Life Park. The smell of hot dogs, the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, the 7 th inning stretch…aaaahhhhhhh. Simply put, it’s the most wonderful time of the year in Arlington, TX (you just sang…

25 Last-Minute Ideas For Spring Break in Arlington, TX

Warm weather, lazy mornings, long lunches and wildflower sightings. Who doesn’t look forward to spring break in Texas? But if this fabulous time of year has somehow managed to sneak up on you, no worries. We’ve got plenty of ideas for staycationers, last minute moms and dads, and anyone else who’s looking to have a ton of fun during spring break in…

Where the Arlington Experts Eat

Needing a new spot for lunch or dinner? Check out some of our staff favorites in this city we love! Al’s Hamburgers | 1001 NE Green Oaks Blvd Suite #103 Check out local staple Al’s Hamburgers, established in 1957, in Northeast Arlington for some deliciously juicy local fare. Cut to order fries. "You can’t go wrong with a cheeseburger and fries…

23 Must-Try Arlington Restaurant Menu Items

Update: Be sure and check out the Part Two addition to this article, Another 23 Must Try Arlington Menu Items. Unless it’s your first time to visit Arlington or you just moved in yesterday, you know that Arlington offers plenty of opportunities to feed your face. In fact, there’s so much delicious-ness to be had in Arlington restaurants and…

See Ya, Kids: 6 Grown-Up Things to Do in Arlington, TX

No doubt about it - Arlington, TX is a first-class family vacation destination. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have a grown-up good time in this town whenever you’re ready for it. Don't let summer slip away without getting the party started. These six destinations for kid-free fun will serve as an excellent foundation for an adults-only happiness…