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Top 5 Arlington Daiquiri Destinations

Who doesn’t love a great frozen daiquiri? They’re delicious, refreshing, and pretty to look at, especially when they come in those colorful swirly combinations that look like sand art. They’re also surefire winners for the menu of any backyard party, girls’ night in or tailgate. Lucky for us, we can cut our party prep time down to almost nothing…

13 FUNtastic Summer Hot Spots in Arlington

It’s never too early or too late to plan a knock-your-socks-off summer vacation or staycation, but where should you go? Isn’t it obvious? Arlington’s fun and affordable options will keep you and your family busy until the school bell rings in the fall. Check it out: One: Six Flags Over Texas: Things are bigger and more exciting than ever at Six…

#ShopLocal for Mother's Day

Mother's Day 2021, is Sunday, May 9th! Consider this your official notification that Mother's Day is coming up fast. But don't worry, we have you covered whether you are putting together plans for "THE BEST DAY EVER" or hoping you don't forget to grab a last minute gift! For food lovers looking for something special, Mercury Chophouse, restaraunt…

5 Arlington Spots for the Big Game

It’s that time of year. The Super Bowl. It’s a holiday in and of itself. Nachos, buffalo wings and beer are part of the food pyramid for the grand finale of football season. No matter if you’re in it for the love of football, halftime show or crazy advertisements, Arlington has the perfect meal for you. Whether you want to grab a socially distant…

Pumpkin Perfection: Get Your Pumpkin Fix ASAP in Arlington

Fall is finally here, folks! Cooler temps, Halloween costumes, Thanksgiving yams…it’s like two months devoted to my favorite things. And did I mention pumpkin pie? If not, I should have since it is arguably, the best dessert ever. Oh yes, I smile like a jack-o-lantern when I savor all of the pumpkin spiced fall flavors…pies, soups, breads, coffee…

Cheers! A Toast to International Beer Day

Whether you enjoy it with a hot dog during a Texas Rangers game, with deep dish pizza from Gino's East, along Irish Nachos from J. Gilligan's, or as you are listening to music on the patio at Tipsy Oak, there is a beer for every occasion! And there is one very special day set aside to celebrate this malty, hoppy, fermented nectar; International…

6 TV-Famous Eats in DFW

A steaming bowl of pho, gyro meat fresh off the grill, fluffy handmade pierogis… these are just a few TV-worthy treats you can find in Arlington. The city is filled with mom and pop restaurants loved by locals and sought after by visitors. The food is so mouthwatering, TV shows like Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives , Man vs. Food and The Daytripper have…

Celebrate National Onion Ring Day Arlington Style!

Did someone say onion rings? Even folks who don’t like onions (points to self) usually get onboard with this version of deep fried fun. Although, the exact origin of deep-fried onion rings is a mystery, one claimant (according to Wikipedia) to the invention is the Kirby's Pig Stand restaurant chain, founded in Oak Cliff, Texas, in the early 1920s…

Celebrate National Eat Your Veggies Day in Arlington

It’s National Eat Your Vegetables Day, woohoo! I know, I know, vegetables don’t seem all that appealing when all you are craving is potato chips and ice cream during this time of self-isolation, BUT it’s no secret that vegetables are a perfect choice for a healthy pick-me-up. Whether you’re a picky eater looking to expand your palate or a…