Discover. Encontro.

The verb “Encontrar” means to meet, to find, or to discover,” which is exactly what I did with my friend Karen a couple years ago before the Bananarama concert at North Park Theater! Open Design I was surprised to find how detailed it is in its design. I haven’t...

Blind Lady Ale House: What’s so special

Little Known Facts So what’s so special about BLAH? Well you know I love all things (ab)Normal Heights, and in addition to the central location on Adams, one of their founders has a degree in brewing science. Of the other 2 founders, one is certified by the...
Eat Well – Dessert Delivery!

Eat Well – Dessert Delivery!

The only thing better than dessert is dessert-on-demand.  Here’s a partial list of places offering dessert takeout and delivery.  Some are outside of metro but totally worth the ride.  And you’ll get to enjoy the scenery! Blackmarket Bakery North Park Their entire...
Outdoor Entertaining Tips For Summer

Outdoor Entertaining Tips For Summer

Summer is the time for outdoor entertaining. It wasn’t so long ago that outdoor entertaining meant a picnic in the park with a drink cooler, paper plates and plastic forks. If entertaining at home, it meant throwing hamburgers on the backyard grill. Thanks to...
Summer Tips: 5 Ways To Save On Lodging

Summer Tips: 5 Ways To Save On Lodging

It’s likely your favorite destination is already on your mind.  But where to stay? Even hotels can be pretty pricey, but fortunately there are other options – places that have character and are affordable to boot. With a little research and a little bit of...
Become A Rewards Junkie!

Become A Rewards Junkie!

Do you have any friends who use rewards programs, then have a hard time believing they were really able to save that much? It happens all the time and it’s super easy. What is a Rewards Program? Store rewards programs, also known as loyalty programs, offer you...