• Eating,  Going

    The BEST Macarons in Dallas

    There aren’t many treats I would break the bank for, but let me tell ya… macarons are definitely my kryptonite. I get some prettttty much every time I’m in Dallas! I lived there for almost two years, and I made it my mission during that time to find the best macaron the DFW area had to offer. And I did. My top and jeans are old, but I linked my Valentino dupes Here’s a list ranking all of the places I’ve visited: JOY Macarons By far THE best macaron I’ve ever had. Their flavors are off the CHART! They always use the best ingredients and their staff members (at both…

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    Everything You Need To Know About Universal Studios Orlando

    Have you ever started planning a vacation and realized you had NO idea what you were doing? Same. SO I made this post to help you out. It will *hopefully* have all the information you’re looking for, and if it doesn’t, feel free to ask any questions you might still have in the comments! Universal Studios, let’s goooooo!! Where to Stay  I don’t know about you, but I’m not made of money. Staying in one of those fancy Universal Resorts seemed like something my wallet just wouldn’t allow. BUT when we discovered that my brother-in-law got a military discount, the idea felt a little more feasible. We stayed at the…

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    Ultimate Guide to Flying Southwest

    Okay, so this might sound crazy. But until a few weeks ago, I’d never flown with Southwest! I’ve been on plenty of flights, but I’ve just always gravitated towards what I know (Delta, American Airlines). But when I was trying to decide on a flight to Dallas, my sister suggested I check Southwest’s website. Apparently a lot of their flights don’t show up in places like Kayak or Google Flights because they have three seating options! When I checked, SURE ‘NUFF their prices were lower than anyone else’s!! And THEN I saw that your first two checked bags fly free?? I mean, what is that about?? THERE HAS TO BE…

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    Top 10 Road Trip Essentials

    So, for those of us on a tiny budget but born with boots made for walking (or driving, flying, sailing, etc.), booking a last minute plane ticket to some faraway place isn’t exactly realistic. Or responsible. BUT there are plenty of ways to have a mini adventure without having to break the bank! Student loans don’t pay themselves, people. One of my all time favorite excursion types is the ROAD TRIP! Seriously, do you know how far you can go/how much stuff you can do in just one weekend?? I’m going to talk about that in a different post, but for this one, I’m giving you the low down on…