Angela Patterson Angela Patterson grew up in Texas and loves experiencing all the wonderful things Dallas has to offer; she covered the metro area for TripSavvy for six years.Angela has worked in public relations and written for two Dallas-based magazines. She also produces fashion videos.She owns and operates 3,000 acres of ranchland in North Texas and a 1,800-tree pecan orchard, where she hosts dove hunts. Experience Angela Patterson is a former writer for TripSavvy, covering the Dallas metro area for six years. She has worked in public relations and written for two Dallas publications plus JamMagazine.com. She produces fashion videos, and owns and operates several businesses including 3,000 acres of ranchland in North Texas and an 1,800-tree pecan orchard. Education Angela Patterson earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Texas Woman's University in Denton.Awards and PublicationsJamMagazine.com About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.