Culture

DFW Restaurant Week
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It’s official. DFW Restaurant Week is back — and the list of participating restaurants has been revealed. By the looks of this year’s recording-breaking restaurant list, you’ll be drooling over the menus and making mental reservations in your head (just as I’m doing at the moment). DFW Restaurant Week officially started August 13 and runs [...]

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Restaurant : Taco Heads
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Just what Lakewood needs, a NEW TACO Spot! However, It’s unlikely that your local taqueria uses Vital Farms eggs, the grass-fed purveyor of yolk, in its breakfast tacos. But that’s part of the allure of Taco Heads, a quasi-hip mecca of Mexican street food, whose genesis as a food truck for happy and/or inebriated bargoers [...]

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Texas Sales Tax Holiday
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The annual Texas sales tax holiday will be the second weekend in August as children prepare to return to school. The Texas comptroller’s office says the tax-free weekend , for a number ofschool-related items, will be August 11-13. The Texas law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced less than $100 from sales and use taxes. That [...]

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Porsche Design Tower
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You may have heard about this. The Porsche tower, one of the most buzzed-about super-lux condos in Greater Miami. I was attending my neice’s wedding this past weekend and was able to have a private tour of this exclusive and architecturally significant High-Rise in North Miami Beach. The very Germanic, all-black cylindrical tower was designed [...]

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Ultimate Dinosaurs @ The Perot
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Escape from the heat with your kids and experience this new exhibit at The Perot. See dinosaurs come to life! In Ultimate Dinosaurs, you’ll get access to rarely seen specimens from the other side of the world — from the tiny Eoraptor to T. rex’s bigger, badder cousin, Giganotosaurus. Be transported to prehistoric times through [...]

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Movie : InnSaei – The Power of Intuition
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The ancient Icelandic word for intuition is INNSAEI. The word has multiple meanings. It can mean “the sea within” which is the borderless nature of our inner world, a constantly moving world of vision, feelings and imagination beyond words. It can mean “to see within” which means to know yourself, and to know yourself well [...]

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Deep Ellum Hostel/Izkina Bar Opening
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Deep Ellum Hostel invites you to the Grand Opening Celebration!!! Come join for the official launch party with complimentary drinks and bites served in the lobby and the onsite Spanish-inspired bar, Izkina. There will also be an Open House so you can tour the hostel rooms and meet the guests. The Deep Ellum Hostel is [...]

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Book : A Place Called Winter
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A friend turned me on to this book a few weeks ago. Its quite interesting and relevant to what is happening in today times, even though the story takes place a hundred years earlier. I enjoyed how this author writes, especially his pros. A privileged elder son, and stammeringly shy, Harry Cane has followed convention [...]

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Bastille on Bishop
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Vive la France! Join us in the Bishop Arts District for the 8th annual Bastille on Bishop celebration! Enjoy a magical evening with entertainment, food, wine, petanque, and wonderful people as we celebrate the beautiful country of France and their traditions. ​ As many know, Oak Cliff was the original settlement of the French colony [...]

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Movie : I Am JFK Jr
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This July 16 will be almost 20 years after John F. Kennedy Jr’s tragic plane crash and exhaustive rescue search. On July 16, 1999, Kennedy died when his airplane he was flying crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. Kennedy’s wife, Carolyn Bessette, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, were also on [...]

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