Tag Archives: Food

le magazine noir: Samara Houston of Crush Sweets

Crush Sweets (Image courtesy of Samara Houston)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As I mentioned in the post: de la Pen…All Pen Everything Presents le magazine noir, I met Samara Houston while at the No Tie Dinner and Dessert Party here in Dallas. While at the event, I sampled some of Samara’s delicious treats. (Yes, I cheated on Veganism, don’t judge me, lol!) […]

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de la Pen…All Pen Everything Presents le magazine noir

Dear Pennies & Pens, le magazine noir aka “The Black Magazine” is the name of the Black History Month issue of de la Pen…All Pen Everything. When brainstorming names for our Black History Month issue, we wanted something that was unique, classy, and chic. We started searching the internet for inspiration and racking our brains […]

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KC and All That Jazz: Hotel Sorella

Hotel Sorella Lobby (Image from Hotelsorella-countryclubplaza.com)

My fellow Pennies & Pens, If I was limited to only three words for Hotel Sorella, I simply could not do it! However, if I was keeping a short list of everything I loved about this hotel, I would start by mentioning the stylish and posh lobby. Hotel Sorella keeps it crisp and clean with […]

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KC Eats: Food & Flights at Cooper’s Hawk

Cooper's Hawk (Images by Chris Francois and LoudPen)

My fellow Pennies & Pens, Every time I visit Kansas City, I experience something new. From the start of KC and All That Jazz, I knew this time would be no different. Pen and I both hold good eats near and dear to our hearts and we were humbled to have the privilege to dine […]

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Press Pen: Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival

Alchemy Pops at Ft Worth Food + Wine Festival (Image by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, It’s ya girl, LoudPen, here to tell you all about my visit to the Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival. First off, let me just say that the event was fabulous! I had such an amazing time and met some really cool people. And of course, I sampled the tasty eats […]

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Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler Radisson Ft. Worth South Review

Radisson Ft. Worth South Hotel Room (Image by LoudPen)

Sponsored post Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all know, I stayed at the Radisson Ft. Worth South while in town for the Ft. Worth Food + Wine Festival this past weekend. Upon arriving, I checked in with no problems and even had the pleasure of meeting the hotel’s general manager. We had already spoken […]

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Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler at The Culinary Carnival

Culinary Carnival at Eleven:Eleven (Photo Credit: Quy Tran)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all hopefully know, I recently kicked off Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler series. Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler is a travel series that features unique travel and hospitality brands. The purpose of Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler is to showcase travel and hospitality brands that can enhance the lives of “Pennies & Pens” aka readers of de la Pen…All Pen Everything. […]

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Press Pen: Lincoln Driven to Dine Event at Sparrow Bar + Cookshop

Lincoln MKC (Photo courtesy of Lincoln Motor Company)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Yesterday, on Memorial Day, I attended Lincoln Motor Company’s Lincoln Driven To Dine (#LincolnDriven2Dine) event at Sparrow Bar + Cookshop. Lincoln partnered with Sparrow’s Chef, Monica Pope to produce a culinary event involving Lincoln cars and SUVs. Upon arriving at the event, I had the chance to test drive a 2015 […]

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Skintyfatgirl: How to Make Chicken Chimichangas

Dear Pennies & Pens, If you’ve been following me on Twitter @LoudPen or Instagram @LoudPen you know that I love to use the hashtag #skintyfatgirl. I started using it one day while talking about food because I am a self-prescribed Skinty Fat Girl meaning I love food but I can’t seem to gain any weight. I also love to […]

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Press Pen: Untapped Indie Music and Beer Festival

Hey Pennies & Pens, So as you all know we are knee deep in festival season. Today, I’m featuring a new festival called Untapped Indie Music & Beer. Untapped will be happening this weekend on Saturday, March 8th in Ft. Worth, Texas. Untapped is about having quality beer and music in the same place at […]

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