Friday, March 19, 2010

Headed to Dallas!

I'm headed to Dallas for a much needed girls weekend! I can't wait to spend time with some of my best friends and visit some of my favorite shops and restaurants. On weekends like these, I usually consume thousands of unnecessary calories. This will be sure to include many cookies (maybe multiple trips!) to JD's Chippery and a biscuit and cinnamon roll breakfast fromBubba's on Hillcrest. My mouth is watering just thinking about it!

Shopping is on the agenda this weekend as well! Today we will hit up Lover's Lane which means I'll probably stop by Drip Coffee Shop and Tart Bakery for an afternoon snack! Then, tomorrow will head to Northpark with the rest of the city.

I am really looking forward to trying out a new restaurant that my friends rave about. It's called Rise and they serve gourmet souffles...isn't that such a cute restaurant name! Javier's is another Dallas favorite of mine, but I don't think we'll be visiting them this time. All this talk about delicious, fattening food is making me also want to stop by Highland Park Pharmacy for a grilled cheese! Festive Kitchen in Snider Plaza is yet another favorite of mine. Hopefully I'll make it by there to grab a few goodies to take back with me to Houston to share with my family. Their Sundried Tomato Basil Pesto Torte is amazing and we always serve that at Dallas showers!

Can you tell I'm looking forward to this trip?! I'm not going to know what to do with myself for 48 hours...KID FREE!!!


Rach said...

The Tart Bakery looks amazing! So cute.

simplysandi said...

Have fun! I used to live off Lovers Lane.. and used to hit Tart Bakery all the time. I haven't tried Festive Kitchen or Rise.

tart said...

Thanks so much for mentioning Tart! We are very grateful you included us on your agenda. What treats are you planning on trying? Make sure and try a whoopie pie; they're delicious!

Miss G said...

Just came on over to your blog from Lori's blogroll. Tart is probably my favorite cupcake place in Dallas . . . move over sprinkles and Rise is AMAZING!!! Enjoy your visit! Kelly

Party Box Design said...

48 hrs kid free, friends, food, free time- HAVE FUN!

Sandi said...

Sounds fun! Good thing I already ate dinner, or this would make me ravenous! haha

Shelley said...

Hope you enjoyed your weekend despite the surprise weather we got :)


Chris @ Celebrations At Home said...

Yay,for You!! I love girl's weekend and I need one too...Soon!

Maddycakes said...

I'm so jealous...what is a kid free weekend like??? Oh yeah...I get them but I'm doing parties!!! Hope you had a marvelous time!

Maddycakes Muse

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