Dec 11

Lincoln Trinity Bluff’s Top 5 Fort Worth Blog Posts In 2011


Lincoln Trinity Bluff wishes you a happy new year!

As you wrap up 2011 and welcome the new year this weekend, take a look back at some of Lincoln Trinity Bluff‘s top posts this December for Fort Worth.

  1. Top 5 Rooftop Bars & Restaurants In Fort Worth: Even as winter envelopes the town, Fort Worth stays pleasant, and you can still enjoy views of Fort Worth’s downtown skyline from restaurants like the Reata and Capital Bar.  Most are a short drive, or even walking distance from your apartment (also overlooking downtown Fort Worth).
  2. 5 Healthy Apartment Amenities In DFW For Your Active Lifestyle: It’s easy to stay fit in Fort Worth all year long with onsite amenities at your apartment, like an athletic center and swimming pool.  You’re also very close to Trinity Trails and walking to downtown stores and restaurants.
  3. Throw On Your Boots And Hit The Rodeo: Billy Bob’s has something for everyone at “the world’s biggest honky tonk.”  If you’re not riding the mechanical bull, you can hear live music from country artists, see real bull riding, join in line dancing, or grab some Bar-B-Que and cold beers.
  4. See The Nutcracker At Fort Worth’s Bass Performance Hall: The Texas Ballet Theater and Bass Performance Hall are staples in Fort Worth for entertainment, performance art and live music.  The upcoming ballet season includes “Dracula” in February and the “Portraits Ballet Festival” in April.  Bass Performance Hall hosts live music and events most weekends.
  5. Enhance Your Spacious Fort Worth Apartment With 5 Tips: Lincoln Trinity Bluff features nine-foot ceilings with crown molding, spacious walk-in closets, large patios or balconies, and spectacular views of Downtown Fort Worth and Trinity River.  The blog at the link shows you five ways to enhance your spaciousness even more with furniture.

Have a happy new year in Fort Worth, and stay tuned for more tips, entertainment and news at Lincoln Trinity Bluff on Facebook and Twitter!

Dec 11

Give Fido Playtime At Fort Woof Off-Leash Dog Park


Fort Woof Dog Park is just 10 minutes away from your apartment.

Get your pets playing this winter at the Fort Woof Dog Park.  This Fort Worth off-leash dog park offers fun for your pet with two large fenced-in off-leash play areas for big and small dogs, along with doggie water fountains, and seating to watch your pet play from.  The park is open 5 a.m.-11:30 p.m. daily, and best of all, it’s just 10 minutes away from your apartment at Lincoln Trinity Bluff!

If you’re looking for an upscale, pet-friendly apartment in Fort Worth, give Lincoln Trinity Bluff a call today at 1-888-318-9702 to schedule a tour of the urban, luxurious apartments in Uptown.

Source: Yelp
Name: Fort Woof Dog Park
Location: 750 N Beach St Fort Worth, TX 76111
Reviews: 10

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Excellent place to take the 4 legged family. Our girls loved it! Clean and fun for all!…Read More

Definitely my favorite dog park so far! It’s significantly bigger than the other ones I have been to, and there are usually other dogs to play with. I also…Read More

Me and my little mutt love this place. It is the biggest dog park in the metroplex and it has some features you won’t find at other parks…Read More

Fort Woof Dog Park

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Dec 11

5 Ways To Spend Winter Breaks Around Fort Worth


Get toasty with hot drinks at Fort Worth bars.

Happy holidays, Lincoln Trinity Bluff residents! Your friendly staff at your apartment community would like to wish you a fun-filled holiday weekend and winter break. If you’re taking this week to catch up on rest and relaxation, make your time with friends and family the best as you say goodbye to 2011. Check out five ways to spend your winter break around downtown Fort Worth.

  1. Stay fit through winter: Right at your apartment, you’ll find tons of ways to stay fit through your winter break.  Lincoln Trinity Bluff has healthy apartment amenities to keep you active and help you fulfill those new year’s resolutions.  Take advantage of the fitness center, Trinity Trails and walkable location.
  2. Indulge in luxury: Take your off time to indulge in luxurious spa services around Fort Worth.  A short drive away, you can make it a date with friends for brunch and spa services at Le Peep and Le Ravissant Spa.
  3. Relax with dinner and a movie: Check out new holiday movies at local theaters and top cuisine in downtown Fort Worth with dinner and a movie.  You’ll find downtown views, Texas ambiance and upscale food at the Reata and new movies at Ridgmar Movie Tavern.
  4. Spruce up your place: Make your apartment look and feel even more spacious with these five tips to maximize your space.  You’ll make a fresh start for 2012 just by updating, decorating and rearranging your living space with a clean, positive energy.
  5. Hit the bars for hot drinks: You may not be in a cold, snowy place, but you can still indulge in hot wintery drinks at Fort Worth bars.  You’ll find warm cocktails, hot sake and spiked coffee drinks around town.

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Dec 11

Fort Worth Dinner & A Movie At Ridgmar & Reata


See Tom Cruise dangle from skyscrapers at Ridgmar Movie Tavern.

The new holiday movie “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol” will blow your mind with scene after scene of huge action and death-defying stunts.  See it this weekend in Fort Worth theaters at the Ridgmar Movie Tavern.

Make it dinner and a movie with your own rooftop experience like Tom Cruise at the huge Reata restaurant.  This multilevel restaurant offers Texas ambiance, southwestern and steakhouse cooking and a rooftop bar with views of downtown Fort Worth and Sundance Square.  Bring your friends for the holiday weekend for dinner and a movie near Lincoln Trinity Bluff.

Source: Yelp
Name: Reata
Location: 310 Houston St Fort Worth, TX 76102
Reviews: 98

Link: Read the Review

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Reata is HUGE! How many levels is this place…4…5? There is a bar on each level and the rooftop dining/bar areas are fantastic. I can’t even…Read More

Reata has a lot going for it – casual country hip decor, good service (although our waitress had a misstep and called me sir…oops), the nice touch of…Read More

Easily in my top 5 best steaks I’ve ever had.  I was in Fort Worth for work and I called up my good friend Annabel that I went to MIT with to meet me for dinner.  She was kind enough…Read More

Ridgmar Movie Tavern

6801 Ridgmar Meadow Rd. Ft. Worth, TX 76116

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Dec 11

See The Nutcracker At Fort Worth’s Bass Performance Hall


See The Nutcracker at Bass Performance Hall.

If you’re still not in the holiday mood, get your ticket to dancing toys, sugar plum fairies and glittery fantasy lands at “The Nutcracker.”  The Texas Ballet Theater performs this holiday classic at Bass Performance Hall through December 24, so there’s still time to shed your inner Grinch.

Recall your magical night afterwards at The Usual in downtown Fort Worth.  This modern bar serves handcrafted cocktails for serious bar connoisseurs (like the “Hanky Panky” with gin, Italian vermouth and Fernet) just 10 minutes away from your Lincoln Trinity Bluff apartment.

Source: Yelp
Name: Bass Performance Hall
Location: 4th & Calhoun Fort Worth, TX 76102
Reviews: 24

Link: Read the Review

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We saw TX Ballet Theater’s Giselle ballet here last weekend & it was fabulous! We had nosebleed seats but still had great visibility (use of a small pair of…Read More

So I was in downtown Fort Worth, going to see the Nutcracker, minding my own business….when I might have gotten some goosebumps by this surprisingly beautiful building. White marble. Carved angels heralding outside on the walls. Grandiose staircase…Read More

Fabulous opera hall.  Beautiful.  Great acoustics (unlike Fair Park in Dallas!) Free parking.  Surrounded by great restaurants. Fort Worth is known as…Read More

Source: Yelp
Name: The Usual
Location: 1408 W Magnolia Ave Fort Worth, TX 76104
Reviews: 46

Link: Read the Review

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An amazing drink menu, friendly/welcoming staff, and a cool/minimalist decor make this my favorite bar in Fort Worth…Read More

NO BETTER PLACE TO GET A COCKTAIL FOR 1000 miles. Drive or fly as far as you want man…for the price this place is second to none. These people have an…Read More

Love this place!  Smoke-free, wonderful hand-crafted cocktails, killer wine and beer selection and some of the best bartenders in the city. Always a fun mix of people, the juke box…Read More

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Dec 11

Enhance Your Spacious Fort Worth Apartment With 5 Tips


Lincoln Trinity Bluff features never-ending views for spacious style.

Hosting holidays at your beautiful Fort Worth apartment is a cinch with all the modern and luxury amenities available, like the community’s unique wrap style design.  Your guests will settle right into the upscale, spacious rooms inside, too.  If you’re expecting a large crowd, though, (or just want to feel like you’re living even larger), check out these five tips to make your apartment look and feel bigger and the types of furniture you need for breezy open space.

  1. Statement Furniture: You can create a spacious look with big furniture, but this doesn’t mean filling your apartment with tons of huge furniture pieces.  Big furniture means less need for lots of furniture, and less furniture means less clutter.  You can declutter your apartment just with a good cleaning and organization, too, for spaciousness.
  2. Multifunctional Pieces: Furniture with more than one purpose will also help you declutter your space.  Look for multifunctional furniture with hidden storage areas, pieces that can be stored inside each other (like nesting tables), surfaces where you can perform more than one activity, and other space-saving pieces.
  3. Glass Surfaces: Check out glass furniture for an open and airy look.  You can easily find tons of options for dining and coffee tables with glass tops, and even shelving and drawers.  You can get the same clear look without as much fragility with acrylic furniture, too, like the ultra modern crystal chairs.
  4. Monochromatic Colors: Choose light, neutral, monochromatic furniture and decor that creates a smooth, seamless flow throughout your rooms.
  5. Diagonal Spacing: Space out your furniture in diagonal, angled arrangements to keep the airy feel going.  When your furniture stays pinned against the wall, it lends to a cluttered feeling.

Luxury apartments at Lincoln Trinity Bluff feature nine-foot ceilings with crown molding, spacious walk-in closets, large patios or balconies, and spectacular views of Downtown Fort Worth and Trinity River.  Call the leasing office today at 1-888-318-9702 for more information on these upscale, urban apartments.

Dec 11

Massages & Gooey Buns Near Fort Worth


Le Ravissant also offers couples massage.

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season in Fort Worth with spa services and brunch.  Take a trip out to Frisco for luxurious facials and massages at Le Ravissant Spa.  This soothing spa is actually run out of the private residence of owner Jennifer Stephenson with professional services and massages by licensed therapist Robin Ray.  Book deep tissue, hot stone or aromatherapy massages, surrounded by candles, in the serene room, or try one of the much talked about facials, like the deep pore cleansing facial.  They’ve even got special spa services for couples and men.

On your way, stop by Flower Mound for breakfast at Le Peep.  This North Texas eatery serves tons of breakfast items all day, including gooey buns, egg sandwiches, blueberry granola pancakes, Belgian waffles, and premium roast coffee.  Bring your appetite for this big Texas cuisine!

Source: Yelp
Name: Le Peep
Location: 1121 Flower Mound Rd – Ste 590 Flower Mound, TX 75028
Reviews: 23

Link: Read the Review

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My husband and I tried Le Peep for breakfast on a Saturday morning and this is definitely one of our new favorites!  They have a great variety of selections, my husband really enjoyed their biscuits and gravy, and…Read More

While on a road trip I stopped in Denton, TX for a few days to visit some family friends and the locals recommended La Peep for breakfast. This place is awesome with your choice of different flavors of gourmet coffee and spectacular service…Read More

I must say Le Peep is far better than just about any other breakfast joint on this side of town, but it just wasn’t amazing, so I’ll give it a 4. The food…Read More

Le Peep

Source: Yelp
Name: Le Ravissant Spa
Location: 11045 Lockshire Dr Frisco, TX 75035
Reviews: 2

Link: Read the Review

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I feel like I have been counting my many blessings since moving to North Dallas 4 months ago! Well, let’s just add Jennifer and her home based spa Le…Read More

Le Ravissant Spa is run out of the owner’s house near Hillcrest and Rolater in Frisco. Don’t let that fact fool you though! The staff is extremely…Read More

Le Ravissant Spa

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Dec 11

5 Healthy Apartment Amenities In DFW For Your Active Lifestyle


Lincoln Trinity Bluff is within walking distance to downtown Fort Worth.

Lincoln Trinity Bluff not only offers convenient, high-end apartment living but also amenities for health and fitness to keep up your active lifestyle.  You’ll find it easy to stay in shape year round with the onsite athletic center and swimming pool and quick access to Trinity Trails.  Centrally located in downtown Fort Worth, you’re also within walking distance to premier destinations, which means you can opt to walk instead of drive.  You’ll also burn calories cooking up healthy meals in your fully-equipped and stylish kitchen.  Read more about five healthy amenities at Lincoln Trinity Bluff.

  1. Athletic Center: Keep up your fit and trim figure at the onsite athletic center at Lincoln Trinity Bluff.  The 24-hour athletic center features free weights, weight machines, balancing balls, treadmills, other cardio machines, and flat-screen TVs, all lit up by large, sunny windows.  Make fitness a priority on your schedule with this convenient fitness amenity.
  2. Trinity Trails: One of Fort Worth’s premier outdoor recreation spaces is Trinity Trails, which is accessible right from your apartment.  This expansive trail system offers more than 40 miles of pathways to jog, walk or bike.  Additionally, since Lincoln Trinity Bluff offers pet-friendly living, it’s a great place to walk your dog.
  3. Swimming Pool: The refreshing swimming pool is lined with splashing fountains, sleek lounge chairs on the sundeck, a relaxing spa, and the downtown Fort Worth views of the city skyline.  Keep active plunging into the pool with friends or swimming laps when it’s warm outside.
  4. Walkable Location: Overlooking the downtown Fort Worth skyline, you’re within walking distance to all the best places to eat, drink and play.  Burn some calories walking or biking to places like Sundance Square and the Fort Worth Stockyards.
  5. Fully-Equipped Kitchens: With fully-equipped, up-to-date modern kitchens, you’ll have no problem cooking up healthy meals at your apartment instead of eating out.  Cook like a pro with black kitchen appliances, oversized kitchen pantries to store fresh ingredients and stylish features like faux wood flooring and maple spice cabinets.  Select apartment kitchens include islands, too.

Call the leasing office today at 1-888-318-9702 for more information on this upscale, urban hideaway in Uptown Fort Worth.

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