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43 Most Instagrammable Places in McKinney

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McKinney, named for Collin McKinney, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and early settler in North Texas, has thrived as county seat of Collin County since it was first established in 1848. McKinney’s commercial and residential historic districts have been carefully preserved as the community continues to develop …

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Here’s where to feed your chocolate addiction in the Dallas Suburbs

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We have finally moved a bit past our New Year’s resolutions, diets and challenges . . and before you know it, here comes the Superbowl, Valentines Day and chilly days that deserve a cup of hot chocolate. We all love sugar so its no doubt we will feed our souls …

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Hawaiian Falls, Splash Pads and Swimming Holes to Keep you Cool in Dallas

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The only place I like to be in the heat is in the water.  In a pool, on the lazy river at Hawaiian Falls or running through a splash pad after a quick jog.  If its a Texas summer, just add water. So I made this list of places to …

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33 Restuarants Up US-75 and Down the Dallas Parkway that are Perfect for Mother’s Day Lunch

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Mother’s Day is on its way! That means you’ll need to book a lunch somewhere convenient yet yummy to pull in the fam bam.   I’ve got you covered with 2 massive highways, pick one out, make your resos and celebrate everything about your Mama. oh, heads up . . . …

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The Suburbanites’ Guide to Dallas Rail: DART Green Line

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If you are looking to experience new adventures without straying too far from home just look to our own Dallas Rail System – DART and the TRE.  Yes, this same train that gets you to school or work can also take you from the ‘burbs into all sorts of experiences …

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23 Collin County April Events You’ll Want to Add to your Google Cal

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April in North Texas brings on the same excitement as October.  But in April, its all about getting back outdoors, celebrating new life, art, flowers and of course, community.   My social calendar is full for the month of April and here are 23 reasons why:   Arts in Bloom …

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