My Favorite Local Kansas City Barbecue Hotspots

My wife and I love to dine out. We’re both busy with careers and doing the dishes after a long day doesn’t always sound appealing. As she can make phenomenal meals herself we’re always looking for new restaurants and experiences … Continue reading


Community Outreach Initiative Rewards Children’s Book Donations at each of the Valencia Group locations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THIS SUMMER, IT PAYS TO BE “BOOK SMART” AT VALENCIA GROUP HOTELS SAN ANTONIO, TX – May 11, 2015 – Kicking off its eighth season this summer, Houston-based Valencia Group’s annual Book Smart promotion has resulted in the … Continue reading


Valencia Group Hotels offer Premium Digital Magazines and eBooks to guests through Foli

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Valencia Group hotels are now offering a complimentary, virtual enhancement to their guest experience through a new partnership with Foli, a digital content mobile distribution platform. The free Foli app provides visitors with unlimited access to a magazine … Continue reading


The Kitchen and Baking are my Yoga

BAKING – Why bother when there are so many wonderful options of sweet treats on almost every corner from cupcakes to ice cream to yogurts to cookies and donuts? Baking is a sacred thing.  It is the satisfaction of creating … Continue reading


Staying in Shape while you are Traveling

Staying in shape while you on the road is sometimes next to impossible!   With all of the meals we are eating out, all day meetings, catching up on work from your home office and then taking clients out to late … Continue reading