Spotlight: Summer From India Hicks

  It's a beautiful season for a bit of travel, adventure, glamour, ease and versatile, yet, lovely accessories.  It is also one of the things that I love about being an ambassador for India Hicks.  Great products that are made for everyday life with excellent craftsmanship that exude luxury and elegance at an accessible price [...]

Summer Listen: The Beekeeper’s Daughter by Santa Montefiore

It's been a gorgeous summer.  Rainy, but gorgeous. The heat is starting to rise in Dallas, and school is out.  It's the season for lemonade, sweet tea, icy rose', strawberry shortcake and smoky foods from the barbecue.  It's rather delightful.    It's also the time that I start to listen to more audiobooks.  I look [...]

Summer: Dallas: ARTRocks for Family Fun at NorthPark Center

  Expect to explore the work Jackson Pollock, an American artist known for his major role in the abstract expressionist movement and his unique style of drip painting. Children will enjoy art projects with Artist DIY, Creative Arts Center, KidArt and Sour Grapes, as well as a Bookmarks scavenger hunt, cookie decorating and walkSTEM tours. [...]

Invitation: Kids: See James and the Giant Peach at the Dallas Children’s Theater

There are just six shows remaining of James and the Giant Peach at the Dallas Children's Theater.  It's a great show to wrap up the end of the school year and enjoy a little fun with your Littles.  The reviews are fabulous and folks are raving about "(artistic) lightning on stage" and an absolutely "magical [...]

MOVIES WE WANT TO LOVE: Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman. A female superhero.  It's fantastic. I have loved the story since I was a little girl read the comics between issues of Archie and watched old syndicated episodes of Lynda Carter's Wonder Woman fighting the forces of evil after I Love Lucy in the mornings during my college internship in Wichita Falls.  It [...]

INVITATION: Venture “Into the Woods” at the Winspear Opera House opens May 16 – 28, 2017 #DallasArts

It should probably be absolutely no surprise that I adore the theater arts. I love the lights, the stage, the performances and the opportunity to get dolled up in event worthy fashion. I love the escapism and the fact that Dallas hosts a world class arts community right here. One of my favorite places to [...]

FAMILY: Games and Trains Summer Camp Begin this Summer at the National Videogame Museum in Frisco, Texas

The National Videogame Museum and the Museum of the American Railroad have teamed up to offer a brand new summer camp for middle school children in North Texas. Called Games & Trains, the weekly camps provide children entering grades sixth through eighth with hands-on opportunities to explore the videogame and railroad industries. Camps take place [...]