Jakes Burgers to open in Grapevine

Some good news today via Bud Kennedy’s Eats Beat (who you should be following on Twitter if you are not already, for great updates on DFW restaurant news).  Jakes’s Burgers will open a new location in Grapevine soon at 520 S. Main Street.  If their “burger of the month” for March is any indication (“Chipotle […] Read more »

Shop downtown Grapevine to benefit Relay for Life

One of our favorite blocks of downtown Grapevine has the merchants teamed up to donate to a very worthy cause this weekend. Cassie’s frozen yogurt, Scentchips, and Little Orange Fish will be donating 10% of proceeds on March 16 and 17 to Relay for Life, which benefits the American Cancer Society.  Treat yourself to some […] Read more »

Sweet Indulgence Bakery

Recently I had bought a Groupon for Sweet Indulgence Bakery in downtown Grapevine, so last week I went in and picked up my dozen cupcakes, planning to take them to work to celebrate some new hires and their first week in the office.  Grapevine really has a great selection of bakeries/cupcake places and I am […] Read more »

Friday night at Mi Dia

Mi Dia from Scratch is one of our favorite new Grapevine restaurants and I was craving it all day Friday, so off we went the minute I walked in the door from work.  It had been a long tough week and I was looking forward to kicking back and having a fun date night. We […] Read more »

Swiftpark DFW – review

Recently I saw a Groupon for a new off-site airport parking company, Swiftpark.  They had a deal for 3, 4 or 7 days and it happened that we had an upcoming 7 day vacation planned, so I thought it would be a good opportunity to try out a different parking option.  We normally park at […] Read more »

More on Napoli’s

We’ve posted about Napoli’s Italian Cafe and Confectionery a few times before, here and here.  Today, I found a great article in Community Impact that gives a little more insight into one of our old favorite Grapevine restaurants. Some tidbits they shared: Napoli’s opened in May 2004, family owned and operated with recipes from family […] Read more »

Sweetheart Wine Trail

What a great day!  Saturday was cold but clear, a perfect day for a Valentine’s Day wine trail in Grapevine.  We headed out with a dozen or so friends and spent the afternoon walking around downtown Grapevine and checking out the wineries.  It was great fun – I for one can’t wait to do it […] Read more »