Monday Mantra

I've recently been trying to get back into the habit of reciting positive affirmations. I did this a few years back and it really helped me begin to see life in a different way. So I thought while I'm trying to work on seeing things in a better light, maybe I can help someone whom … Continue reading Monday Mantra

Quiet Company’s Transgressor Release Party at Club DaDa

Austin-based rockers, Quiet Company brought some much needed energy to a cold Saturday night in Deep Ellum on February 28. But this wasn't just any gig, it was a celebration of the release of their latest record, Transgressor. It's their fourth full-length album and was recorded in only fourteen days. The sounds are intense and … Continue reading Quiet Company’s Transgressor Release Party at Club DaDa

Dallas, 51 Years After JFK

It's November 22nd. I've been sitting by the window in my living room. The blinds are open and I can see a few drops of rain accumulating in the corner of only one of the panes. I've been observing the gloomy overcast clouds that swirl around the city. Considering this day in history, the weather … Continue reading Dallas, 51 Years After JFK

Thoughts on The Union Bankers Building- Deep Ellum

With the resurgence of Deep Ellum and the recent razing of buildings in downtown Dallas, I've been thinking about the old Union Bankers building on Elm Street and Good Latimer and did a little reading on it*. The building was erected in 1915 and designed by Dallas' first African American architect, William Sydney Pittman. It … Continue reading Thoughts on The Union Bankers Building- Deep Ellum

Tonight- Late Night Zombie Exhibit at The Perot Museum

Still haven't hit up Dallas' science museum, The Perot, yet? Me either. But that could all change tonight because it's their First Thursday Late Night for October, and guess what? The theme is Zombies! Yes. According to their website, the event will have several activities, demonstrations, and hands-on experiments. You'll get a chance to learn about … Continue reading Tonight- Late Night Zombie Exhibit at The Perot Museum

Happy State Fair Opening Day!

The countdown is over- the state fair is officially upon us! I think I can smell the fried food from here 🙂 What are you most looking forward to doing at the fair this year? Here's my little to-do list: Get saltwater taffy Go to the car show Cruise the Midway Do one of the haunted … Continue reading Happy State Fair Opening Day!

This Weekend in Dallas

Happy Thursday friends! Lots of stuff going on this weekend, what are your plans? Here are some things on my radar- check it out: TONIGHT: Fort Worth Oktoberfest starts today and runs through Saturday at Panther Island Pavilion Live on The Lawn Jazz Series at Klyde Warren Park (7PM) Gas Monkey Bar and Grill celebrates  1 … Continue reading This Weekend in Dallas

Whiskey Wednesday at Sundown

Congrats, you've made it halfway through the week! And what could be a better way to celebrate the middle of the week than with whiskey and a movie? Thankfully, this is Dallas and Sundown at Granada has you covered. Every Wednesday they have 1/2 priced whiskey and show a movie on their rooftop. This is the … Continue reading Whiskey Wednesday at Sundown

This Weekend In Dallas

Take a gander at this list of happenings for the weekend. I've compiled these events just for you in hopes that you might attend all of the below festivities and take pics and tell me how it went as I will be out of town. But even if that hope of mine happens to be dashed---I suppose … Continue reading This Weekend In Dallas