Carissa Acker - Your expert in the Denton and DFW area

Real Estate Agent - Real Estate by Design with Keller Williams Realty
My blog is about the Dallas/Fort Worth area and other random events in my life be it appropriate or sometimes not.
I am sure that I am not the only self employed working parent out there and if you are like me this means your little lovelies are often at your office in the summer. Well while our fabulous group of realtor's and First State Bank were having our weekly team meeting this is what Elizabeth found a...
762 Orchid Hill Lane, Copper Canyon Do you love gorgeous landscaping, incredible interior design, and custom finishes? Then you will love the home on 762 Orchid Hill Lane, in Copper Canyon. This home has everything a buyer could want and then some. The 4 bedroom 2 full bath and 2 half bath home i...
  We are about 2 days away from our most ambitious road trip ever. It will be about 8500 miles across the USA with my girls, my husband, and our camping gear. I should be packing. Actually there are about 1000 thing I should be doing but instead I feel compelled to write about why I love camping ...
Like many local businesses, the DIME Store started from a group of crafty individuals with a big dream. They all started with the Denton Community Market 4 years ago, selling to the Denton community. They even started their own craft fair called Etsy Denton Sale. With the success of their craft ...
So if you have a teenage girl you might have found yourself at the One Direction-This Is Us movie this weekend like I was. I came into this with an open mind, ready to learn and soak the whole experience up. Maybe this movie would help me understand why if Jay says something my girls deem ‘mean’ ...
Imagine driving home and experiencing no traffic, no gridlock, no angry or aggressive drivers.  You pull into your gated, tree-lined driveway as horses gallop alongside your car. You are home!  You let out a deep sigh, and a feeling of comfort envelopes you.  Discover this refreshing departure fr...
We all have cherished memories of that perfect weekend spent at that perfect bed and breakfast.  Whether or not you were with friends, family or were on a romantic getaway, staying at a comfortable inn in beautiful surroundings can offer a great respite from city life.  Now imagine if you never h...
If you are living and working in the Denton/DFW area, there are certain events that shouldn't sneak past you.  One such event is the Denton Airshow happening this weekend at the Denton Airport on Saturday, June 15th, 2013 starting at 8:30am.  What a wonderful way to kick off Father's Day weekend!...
    What better way to truly celebrate the donut on National Donut Day than to review some of my favorite donut haunts. If you know me at all you know I have an extreme love of donuts! They have gotten me through many tough times in my life and I believe I could not sell real estate some days if ...
There are plenty of great places in Texas to spend your Spring Break, so why leave the state?   Here is a list of 5 state parks that we have visited and think that you would enjoy (all of the distances are from the DFW Metroplex):   1)  Palo Duro Canyon - Website:

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My blog is about the Dallas/Fort Worth area and other random events in my life be it appropriate or sometimes not.