North Italia : A lovely little slice of Italy in Plano, Texas

We love everything Italian – from trips to Italy,  Italian truffles, gelato… and of course Italian food.  We are super excited about the newest Italian addition to the food scene at Legacy West: North Italia. This Fox Restaurant Concepts brand that also brought to us Flower Child and True Food Read More …

Navigating Napa : Brunch with a view at Auberge du Soleil

We passed mustard blooms and rows and rows of vineyards before turning into the sunlit olive grove on the slopes of Rutherford Hill, into the Napa luxury resort on the eastern verge of the Napa Valley.  Auberge du Soleil is synonymous with the Napa Valley where thirty-five years ago, when the valley Read More …

Flower Child Dallas : A vegetarian friendly Bohemian spot

Dallas has it share of steak and meat places, so when a vegetarian friendly place opens up naturally we get excited – excited enough to share it with folks who are looking for a more fresh and green option. The new Flower Child Dallas inside Inwood Village is reminiscent of a Read More …

XO Coffee Company : Downtown Plano’s Cutest Cafe

This week Downtown Plano’s cutest café opened its Pretty Pink doors to the public. With bright pink hearts with letter “XO” on the windows and cute signs on the exposed brick walls, the place is cozy and perfect for dates with your sweetheart or a quick coffee break. Plano was Read More …

Bishop Arts : Most independent neighborhood in Dallas

Bishop Arts is home to Dallas’ famous Emporium Pies and some really cool art galleries and stores. Located in the heart of North Oak Cliff, the Bishop Arts District is home to over 60 independent boutiques, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and art galleries, making it one of Dallas’ most unique neighborhoods. Read More …

Flora Farms : Lunch at an Organic Farm in Los Cabos, Mexico

Flora Farms in Los Cabos is a magnificent ten-acre organic farm in the foothills of the Sierra de la Laguna Mountains in San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico and a short drive from the resort corridor in Cabo. The road to get there is filled with some serious bumps and Read More …

Milan Diaries : Cappuccino at Pasticceria Marchesi and Prada

We love finding cute cafes during our travels… who doesn’t like pausing for some coffee and a pastry after a long day of sightseeing or shopping.  When we found our self in the beautiful Galleria right across from the Duomo in Milan, we were looking for the famous Gucci café.  Read More …

Diner en Blanc : Can You Keep A Secret?

This past weekend, my husband celebrated a birthday and we had decided to do something different this year- A date sans kids, we hadn’t done that in a long time! I had registered for the Diner en Blanc Dallas event #CanYouKeepASecret? Have you heard of Diner en Blanc? If you Read More …

Silfra : Simplified Nordic Food at the ION Luxury Hotel in Iceland

Silfra is located on the “Golden Circle” route of Iceland inside the ION Adventure and Luxury hotel. The ION is a perfect base from which to explore Iceland’s rich heritage, hardy flora and fauna, and myriad opportunities for adventure. We were staying at the ION while hiking, chasing waterfalls and Read More …