December 1, 2010

2010 Lights on in Downtown Bryan

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-AvaLrUrKWE[/youtube] It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas especially in Downtown Bryan! My family and I went to the annual “Lights on in Downtown Bryan” where all the lights in the entire downtown area were lit simultaneously! There were many different musical groups and choir performances, a visit by Kaboom, and a countdown to the big flip of the switch! Many businesses were serving hot chocolate and the businesses in downtown were decorated for […]
November 8, 2010

Cenare’s Italian Cuisine – Flavors From Old Italy

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJLZAeebN2A[/youtube] Cenare’s Italian Cuisine is located at 404 University Dr E College Station TX. Cenare’s offers “Flavors from Old Italy” and is now under the new ownership of Kent Lyons. Cenare Italian Cuisine is family owned and operated. Since it’s inception in 1981 it has become a favorite. Whether you are looking for an intimate place to take that special someone, a nice place for the entire family or a place to host your next […]
November 8, 2010

Bodega Coast Fresh Fish Bar & Grill

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cntD6_sVLOU[/youtube] Watch an exclusive interview with Manager, Matthew Walker, at Bodega Coast – College Station’s best place for Happy Hour Shakers & Fresh Fish. Bodega Coast was originally known as Eccel Steakhouse but has since changed to Bodega Coast to appeal to a more expanded demographic. For more information about this wonderful restaurant, visit www.bodegacoastfreshfish.com. For more videos like this, visit www.kristifox.com or follow us on kristifox.wordpress.com.
October 25, 2010

Chick-fil-a in Bryan and College Station – Family Friendly

Have you eaten at the Chick-fil-a in College Station? How about the one in Bryan on Briarcrest? What about the one at Tamu?  What has been your experience? The Mission Statement is “Be America’s Best Quick Service Restaurant”. I think they go much further than this. I have always been a fan of Chick-fil-a. Sometimes I don’t like it when they are closed on Sunday but I have always been impressed by their commitment to […]
August 4, 2010

SoCo at 32nd And Main

BRYAN, TX — The eclectic South Congress (SoCo)shopping district has come to 32nd Street and South Main in Bryan!!  Vintage Rose held its grand opening July 24th.  Proprietress Rosemary Rodriguez can boast the most pollos (that’s chickens for you gringos) under one roof in the Brazos Valley.  She’s collected great Mid-Century furniture, retro clothing, and other fun decor. Down the street there are the BV Decorative Center at 401 S Main, Earth Art at 209 […]
August 10, 2008

Are You Ready for Some Dallas Cowboys Football?

I officially became a weekend widower again this weekend. That’s because the Dallas Cowboys played their first preseason game against the San Diego Chargers. Even though she was raised in Pensacola, Florida, my wife was taught by her father from a very young age to always cheer for the Dallas Cowboys. Being a Daddy’s girl, Sunday afternoons in the fall were always spent with her father watching the great Cowboys teams of the late ’70’s, […]