Susie O

I’m a Texas native with a predilection for all things booze and an aversion to repeating myself.

I graduated from SMU in ‘08 with a marketing degree and PR minor and did that whole thing for a little while; now I work for myself as a social media consultant.  When not working, writing, freelancing, or drinking, you can find me working out, shopping, or trying to find the best queso in Dallas.

I started this blog in the beginning just to share my huge list of happy hours with friends.  After realizing I didn’t have any hobbies and just worked all the time, and I was beginning to bore myself, so my dad and I had a brainstorming happy hour to determine a new hobby that could be constructive.  He told me flat out, “Put the things you do well together—drink and write.”  (Thanks, Dad.)

Since the launch, I’ve now been able to blog part time and freelance for The Dallas Observer, Texas Lifestyle Magazine, D Magazine, and

I hope you enjoy reading my random machinations on how to drink all the things in all the places.

If you have any questions, or just want to say hi, email me at!


All pictures by Beckley Co.

Drink well. Travel often.

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