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Food is life. Food is love. We embrace food. It’s delicious, we need it, and sharing a meal can create memories that last a lifetime. Right now, those of us that are stuck at home amid the coronavirus pandemic may not be able to sit down over dinner with friends and far-away family, but we can certainly share our love of food with one another by sharing recipes, cooking tips, family meal-time ideas and inspiring stories about foodies, restaurants, and chefs in our community. Here are some #foodiefun ideas to help us spread good cheer: 

Whether we care to admit it, daily interaction with our friends and coworkers lifts our souls and feeds our need for being part of a group. Now, more than ever, these social connections are so very important since social distancing is becoming the new norm. For those feeling disconnected or isolated, we’ve listed below some ideas on how to stay in touch and love others from afar. 

This is an especially tough time for our local restaurants. While dining rooms to the public are closed, there are other ways you can still support them. Order food for takeout/delivery or buy gift cards for future use. Here's our latest round-up of updates from local businesses. Be sure to eat local and show them some love!



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A Guide to Food Delivery in Irving

Monday, March 16, 2020 6:00 AM by Visit Irving

Let’s face it, sometimes what you need most is some tasty grub delivered right to your doorstep. Fortunately, food delivery is big in Irving, whether its online delivery services like Grubhub and Uber Eats, or classic Chinese food delivery from local restaurants. We’ve pulled together a few of our favorite services and places that will help you make your next order from the comfort of your home away from home.

Weekend Roundup of Events in Irving

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 5:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Irving Rocks! this weekend with tons of live music right here in the heart of Las Colinas! Some bands are local, some are here for a visit, but all are ready to give you a rockin' good time. We've highlighted below our top five choices for live entertainment, but as always, there's plenty more.

And as a bonus, the National Business Media (NBM) Show is in town this weekend with a wide variety of products, services and supplies to help showcase your business. From promotional products and apparel to electric signs and the latest electronic

Happy National Margarita Day (February 22)!! The zesty lime juice, the bite from a good tequila, and a hint of sweetness from Grand Marnier or Agave nectar – Oh who doesn’t like a good glass of this classic Mexican cocktail? We know we do! And for that reason we are sharing some of the best places to get margaritas around Irving, today and any day!

As we’re going deep into spring, when rainy days, flowers, and allergies seem to be taking place almost simultaneously, the idea of doing a Spring Cleaning came to my mind. Not just my house or my closet, but my body too! So when I saw that the new health-conscious restaurant at the Toyota Music Factory complex called Freshii is offering a 1 (Quickie), 3 (Determined), and 5-day (Focused) juice cleanse package, I decided to try it!