Jen Miller

Jen is a Texas native, passionate about learning and experiencing different cultures through various experiences. She is known on social media as jenny_onthespot and she is a contributing blogger for Jen loves all types of live music, art, film, wineries, festivals, fun and pizza. She recently left Texas to explore the natural beauty of the Green Country in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


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The Packing Dilemma: how to travel light

Meet the world’s worst packer: me. I have serious commitment issues when it comes to choosing what I might maybe potentially possibly want to wear three days from now and God forbid there’s a major weather change and I’m not prepared for rain, cold, hot, windy or snowy days. It’s too much pressure! This last weekend, […]

Published on: Thu, May 19, 2016

Denton music scene gives off a ‘peaceful easy feeling’

I have this vivid memory from my childhood. My mom had this really old Datsun hatchback. It was painted in just primer. The AC didn’t work and there was a hole in the floorboard of the back seat, passenger side. If you lifted up the floor mat, you could see pavement whizzing by underneath the […]

Published on: Thu, May 05, 2016

11 Denton Dates that Won’t Break the Bank

I’m not a huge fan of dating. Never really have been. Dating is hard and awkward. You meet, you flirt, you make plans and then you potentially empty out your savings account trying to decide, dinner after dinner, if you’ve met your match. The truth is, no one can make your dates any less awkward. […]

Published on: Mon, Mar 28, 2016

Oak Street Draft House & Cocktail Parlor

5 Reasons You Really Shouldn’t Miss the Denton Social Run on Wednesdays

I’m not much of a runner. I mean, not the outside, on the street kind of running. I do, however enjoy any kind of exercise that involves social interaction and ends with a cold, frothy pint of Texas brew. Until recently, my main motivation for even going to the gym was to gossip with my […]

Published on: Tue, Mar 22, 2016

Thin Line: Radio Orson

I’m reminded of Little Orphan Annie. Not literally, because I wasn’t alive when it was one of most popular radio programs for kids. In fact, I don’t really even have a reference to it other than Ralphie from “A Christmas Story.” Old Ralphie is remembering his childhood, around 1940, when he would sit by the […]

Published on: Wed, Feb 10, 2016