#TravelTuesday: Experiencing It All at Fort Worth’s Sinclair Hotel

by Brook Benten Jimenez on March 30, 2021

With your first steps into the former Sinclair Oil Building, you’ll get a sense of Great Gatsby opulence meets Texas flair. The Sinclair, a Marriott Autograph Collection hotel, is where innovation, authenticity and Southern hospitality...

#TravelTuesday: Sports Destination, Westin Stonebriar Frisco, TX

by Brook Benten Jimenez on March 9, 2021

Hold my beer, Mark Cuban and Jerry Jones; Frisco is growing into the ultimate sports destination!  Part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area, Frisco is the fastest growing city in Texas and the sixth fastest...

#TravelTuesday: The Reserve at GreenLeaf — S’more Than Just a Yurt

by Brook Benten Jimenez on March 2, 2021

Picture a mecca of rolling hills in wooded nature with hiking trails and a river running through it.  You’re far from the hustle and bustle of life in major Texas cities—yet only an hour from...

#TXVoices: Bastrop’s Bubba and Jeanne Clardy on Preserving an Outdoor Paradise

by Brook Benten Jimenez on February 24, 2021

If you’re like 330 million other Americans, you’ve probably found yourself a little fatigued with 11 months of pandemic pandemonium, plus winter weather, and bored with the every-weekend vacay to Puerta Backyardo. You’re not quite...

The 8-Minute Core Challenge

by Brook Benten Jimenez on January 21, 2021

Your core muscles are everything between your shoulders and hips that stabilize and strengthen your spine and pelvis.  If that word “core” has confused you since its insurgence about two decades ago, here you go,...

The 8-Minute HIIT Challenge: Total Body

by Brook Benten Jimenez on January 6, 2021

High Intensity Interval Training is the most bang you can get for minimal time spent exercising. This workout is great for improving speed, agility, and quickness for athletes, but it’s also great as a metabolism-boosting...

The 8-Minute Workout Challenge: Butts

by Brook Benten Jimenez on December 3, 2020

Buns are the new abs.  They’re hot and we all want them. Apparel makers compete for the crowning achievement of the pants that make your butt look best, and they charge a triple-digit figure that...

#TravelTuesday: A Gem Among Dallas Gems

by Brook Benten Jimenez on November 10, 2020

For the epitome of arts, fashion, dining, and sophistication, welcome to Dallas Arts District. Pre-COVID, this newly developed part of downtown Dallas was the place to see and be seen. Whether catching a Broadway show...