How to Get Your Puppy to Pay Attention on a Walk

Help your puppy learn to focus during a walk by trying these steps. Source: FreeDigitalPhotos

With so many sights and sounds all around them, young puppies often get distracted on walks. Help your puppy learn to focus by trying these steps. Start by purchasing a bag of dog treats, making sure that the smell is strong. Typically, you will want to avoid dry snacks for this exercise because the scent isn't noticeable enough to be effective. When … [Read more...]

Have a Great Brunch This Weekend at Nova

Nova is a great gastropub found near your uptown Dallas urban flats.  Source: Facebook

If you're looking for a friendly pub to enjoy drinks with friends but you don't want to compromise on quality food, then you need to check out Nova. At Nova, you get the best of both worlds from upscale dining to dive bar. The menu exemplifies this collision between high and low culture. For appetizers, Nova serves dishes like smoked salmon potato skins … [Read more...]

Spend a Great Night Out at Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar

Pete's Dueling Piano Bar boasts tasty drinks and outstanding musical performances. Source: Facebook

Pete's Dueling Piano Bar takes live music and turns it up a notch with two grand pianos and a stable of excellent, multi-genre musicians. Pete's skilled performers play all of your favorites from every era and style imaginable. Never thought you'd hear Neil Diamond and 50 Cent in the same show? Well, you just might at Pete's where the only criteria for … [Read more...]

Find the Best in Designer Clothing at Uptown Consignment

Uptown Consignment is a terrific shopping "hot spot" located near your uptown Dallas apartment community.  Source: Facebook

Are you looking for unique, designer apparel and accessories at prices you can afford? Uptown Consignment, as seen on Big Rich Texas on the Style Network, has a wide variety of clothes, footwear, jewelry and handbags for the discriminating shopper. Some of the items available include handbags by Judith Leiber, totes from Gucci, and limited edition … [Read more...]

3 Great Dumbbell Exercises for Your Back

Here are some excellent dumbbell exercises that you can try in the modern fitness center of our uptown Dallas flats.

Having a strong core isn't just about abs. You also need a strong back. Here are some dumbbell exercises that work your back and arms. Wide Row: With a dumbbell in each hand, enter a squat position by bending at the knees while keeping your back straight. Maintain this position as you lift the dumbbells straight up. Exhale as you lift and inhale as you … [Read more...]