Get Your Face Paint Ready for the Red River Showdown

The AT&T Red River Showdown sets Texas against Oklahoma, the third greatest rivalry of all time in a poll of Division 1A college football.  Source: Facebook

Burnt orange and crimson red are two of the most vivid fall colors. It's only appropriate that you'll see plenty of both at the AT&T Red River Showdown taking place at the Cotton Bowl on October 11th. This college football face-off between powerhouse schools Texas and Oklahoma was named the third greatest rivalry of all time in a poll of Division 1A … [Read more...]

3 Great Tips for a Perfect Fall Cookout

Head to the outdoor grilling areas at our apartment community to try out these grilling tips. Source: morgueFile

As the weather cools down slightly for fall, it is the perfect time for grilling. Head to the outdoor grilling areas at our apartment community to try out these grilling tips. Prior to putting your meat on the grill, you want to bring it up to nearly room temperature. Remove it from the refrigerator before cooking in order to get a more even sear. Your … [Read more...]

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...]