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Minali Enterprises, Dallas TX

C and I were in the market for a (very) used car, on a tight budget, but wanting something that would last a while and would be a good commuter car. We scoured craigslist ads to be met with people … Continue reading

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Crinkle’s & Co., Denton TX

My little sis is graduating from high school this spring (sob!) and I’ve been trying to get plenty of QT in with her before she is off making adventures and being an all around awesome coed. We played hooky Friday … Continue reading

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La Duni, Dallas TX

La Duni is a Latin cafe and bakery from which I’ve enjoyed several cakes at various employee celebrations over the years. It’s not cheap, but it is soooooo good. C took me to Fadi’s for a birthday dinner this year, and … Continue reading

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Double feature: a book AND a movie review

Do you ever feel beset by horrible media?  I’ve had a spurt of not so great books lately, books I had been looking forward to reading!  I’m looking at you, Cuckoo’s Calling.  And you, The Mansion of Happiness.  And even … Continue reading

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Fried Caramel Corn

You’re welcome. (We actually got the fried caramel corn sans ice cream. It wasn’t listed on the menu, but just ask.  Just a bowl of crispy caramely goodness. Our friend, K, made this find at a Jelly Belly booth that … Continue reading

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Zach’s New Orleans Style Shaved Ice – Denton, TX

Especially hot days with the family in Texas warrant Snow Cone Emergencies and this past weekend was no exception.  We did a search on my slowly aging iPhone and voila! Zach’s New Orleans Style Shaved Ice sounded good and was … Continue reading

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The Spiral Diner, Fort Worth, TX

Well, after living in Fort Worth for over 12 months, C and I finally got ourselves over to The Spiral Diner with a good friend of ours for lunch.  And boy howdy am I sorry it took us so long! … Continue reading

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