Share this…What’s better than hanging out with your furry friend?  Hanging out with your pup while enjoying an adult beverage!  The Samuel Adams Pub hosts a monthly Yappy Hour from 5:00-7:00 pm on their outdoor patio https://bliss.armymwr.com/calendar/event/yappy-hour/1970128/23239 . This event brings together people, pups and the pub.  In honor of Valentine’s Day the theme for this […]

Share this…Truck Town is coming to Freedom Crossing at Ft Bliss Saturday February 24th! .This event allows children of all ages a chance to get up close and hands on with trucks of all kinds.  Is your little one obsessed with fire trucks?  They can climb up in the driver’s seat and sound the sirens.  Have […]

Share this…The people of Ft Bliss and El Paso have been waiting since 2016, this Friday it is finally here!  Topgolf opens its doors February 2, 2018 at 9:00am https://topgolf.com/us/el-paso/. The El Paso location is the franchise’s 41st complex and the 10th in Texas.  Topgolf combines the fun of a lounge, the excitement of competition, and […]

Share this…Did you know Mardi Gras and Carnival are the same celebration?  Mardi Gras is commonly thought of as the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday but is in fact an entire season stretching from Epiphany (January 6) through the beginning of Lent.  Fat Tuesday is a time to indulge in decadent foods and libations before the […]

Share this…My family is full of hockey lovers!  My husband played throughout his teens and still straps on his skates for an occasional weekend game.  Before coming to Ft Bliss, we were stationed at Ft Campbell and had several opportunities to attend Nashville Predators games. In 2015 we were at the first playoff game between […]

Share this…A trip to the movies these days can cost a small fortune.  Ticket prices average close to $9.00 which can quickly bust the family’s entertainment budget.  Cinemark https://www.cinemark.com/texas-southern-border/cinemark-20-and-xd is giving our wallets a break with $5.00 movies every Tuesday.  Lots of movie theaters have summer movie programs showing older movies with a low-ticket price.  The […]

Share this…Since a large majority of the country is currently experiencing fridge temperatures, snowfall, and icy conditions the idea of visiting an artist and farmers markets seems far-fetched, but I assure you it is a reality here at Ft Bliss, El Paso Texas.   With mild winters, a growing artistic community and local agricultural influences El […]

Share this…Kick start the new year with a new hobby! The El Paso Art Association and Ft Bliss MWR have partnered together to present The Soldier Art Workshop Program (read about the program here). This amazing program provides low cost art workshops to soldiers and their families at the Art and Hobby Shop located at […]