Friscovania 2017 – Haunted Virtual Reality Experience

November 18, 2017
FriscoVania approached 900lbs to find away we could collaborate on a high-tech and buzz-worthy experience for their event. After initial brainstorming sessions with their team, we collectively went to work towards transforming our VR experience “Soccer Blocker” into a haunted experience – one that could be used by all ages, and provide a unique experience for the event’s trick-or-treaters.

CBS 11 Friscovania

November 2, 2017
Watch CBS 11's clip on Friscovania 2017! We were honored to have CBS Radio as our Media Partner, so stop by and see what CBS 11 has to say about the event.

Where Passion Meets Purpose

October 10, 2017
To hear Toni Munoz-Hunt describe the land from which she hails is something straight out of a storybook. It is very much enchanting, like the nickname it was given so long ago. Ms. Munoz-Hunt admits this is her very favorite time of year, as it always reminds her of her New Mexico home because the transition from summer to fall in New Mexico is the most miraculous time of year.

Frisco’s Ladies Night Out with a Purpose

October 7, 2017
Grab your girls and head to Frisco Tuesday, October 3 from 6 – 9pm for Ladies Night Out With a Purpose.  This inaugural event will be held at Toyota Stadium in  Frisco and  proceeds from this event will provide mammogram screenings for 100 women in North Texas.  This kickoff event for Friscovania, will be the first of 4 mobile mammogram screenings provided by Texas Health Resources at Toyota Stadium throughout the months of October and November. Limited tickets are available, so be sure to get yours fast!

Halloween Events for Kids in Collin County

October 7, 2017
Trick or Treat! October is filled with so many Halloween events for kids! Have you been able to attend any of the Fall festivals around North Dallas?  Some nearly every weekend!! Now it’s time to think about Halloween events just the kids. Halloween can be such a fun and exciting time. It’s hard when the actual day falls on a school day. So many churches and places now offer family friendly and safe events. Many of these are even free! I love attending some of these because not only is it fun and safe but we get some more wear out of our costumes!! Here’s a look at some great Halloween events for kids happening in Collin County.

Friscovania 2017 – A SPOOKtacular Extravaganza of Fashion, Food, and Fun

October 7, 2017
Last year Frisco resident, Kelly Whaley, was unexpectedly diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer. Within two months of her diagnosis, she passed away, leaving behind her now 5-year old son, Gunner. With this tremendous loss, a group of friends came together to create an event that would honor Kelly and fulfill her last wish. Friscovania debuted on October 22, 2016, at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, embracing Kelly’s four greatest passions:
  • Gunner
  • fashion,
  • music, and
  • Halloween.

JUST IN: Figure-Skating Great Nancy Kerrigan To Be Keynote Speaker for 12th Annual Life Lessons Luncheon

November 3, 2016
Plans are already underway for spring 2017 with announcements of plans and peeps. One of the first is The Elisa Project’s 12th Annual Life Lesson Luncheon. Co-Chairs Rhonda Sargent Chambers and Melissa Rountree, along with Toni Munoz-Hunt have arranged for the fundraiser to take place at The Belo Mansion on Friday, March 3. Got that date down? Now, for the big news — the keynote speaker. It will be figure skating icon Nancy Kerrigan, who won the 1992 Winter Olympics bronze medal and the silver medal at the 1992 World Championships.

Friscovania and Model Behaviors on Fox 4 News

October 24, 2016
Toyota stadium in Frisco was turned into frightfully fun Halloween venue Saturday night for an event called Fricovania. Model Behaviors and FC Dallas put on the family-friendly Halloween event. Nearly 3,000 people showed up for the festivities, which included face painting, live music and a carnival.

SweetOrangeFox Makes Party Décor for Beverley Mitchell

June 7, 2016
Our crafting goddess, Holly, owner and founder of SweetOrangeFox recently made birthday party décor for Beverley Mitchell's two kiddos. If any of you watched 7th Heaven, you might recognize her as the actress who portrayed Lucy. Now Mitchell runs a blog and is a huge supporter of the Shop Small movement. You can see more photos of Holly's amazing decorations by clicking through to Mitchell's blog, Growing Up Hollywood.

Priya Bhola Rathod at Mahila’s First Fundraiser

June 7, 2016
Earlier this year, Priya announced her involvement as a cofounder of Mahila Dallas, a nonprofit that would partner with a different nonprofit each year to help raise funds. This year, their inaugural year, they've partnered with Milaap to help provide loans for low-income female entrepreneurs in India. At their first fund-raiser they raised over $85,000. Learn more from this interview with Priya on the night of the event!

Model Behaviors on Huffington Post’s Travel Section!

April 27, 2016
So proud of Courtney! One of her most recent posts about attending a writing workshop and retreat got published on the Huffington Post. This is a big win for Courtney and a big win for MB! And it only enforces the fact that our Behaviorists are truly talented and intelligent women. I'm so very lucky to have each and every one of them!

Singapore Curried Shrimp on Healthy Aperture!

February 14, 2016
The Monday Menu has been featured on Healthy Aperture! This time it's my recipe for Singapore Curried Shrimp. This one's quick and easy, and it always brings back memories of nights I spent exploring the cuisine of faraway lands. Click through to see the recipe on Healthy Aperture!

See Our Guest Recipe on Treble in the Kitchen!

January 11, 2016
Here's the beginning of Courtney's guest post on Treble in the Kitchen. Click "Read Full Article" to see how she transformed our Cran-Apple Clove Juice into a delicious cocktail!
Hey friends! I hope your day is going well so far.  I’m popping in for a second time today because I have a special guest post for all of you from Courtney of Model Behaviors.  Model Behaviors is a site that has a mission for loving, celebrating and supporting women from all walks.  Not only does the site Courtney writes for sound amazing, but Courtney seemed like a really amazing woman too (and the recipe she wanted to share sounded super tasty!) so when she asked about writing a guest post for me I said YES! Now, I’ll let Courtney take it away.

Courtney’s Cilantro Key Lime Pie Featured on Lick Ice Creams!

January 7, 2016
For Thanksgiving, Courtney shared a recipe for Cilantro Key Lime Pie and revealed that it was inspired by an ice cream flavor at a local business in Austin called Lick Ice Creams. The shop came across her article and asked to feature the recipe on their blog, so we said of course! Here's a brief excerpt:

Every time I mention this pie flavor to anyone, they always ask me why I decided to put cilantro in it, so I happily tell them about the inspiration, Lick Ice Creams, and urge them to stop by and try a scoop or two.

Click through to read her guest post, and make sure you stop by the ice cream shop if you're ever in Austin!