#FoodieFriday: The Dallas Chocolate Festival, a World of Chocolate in a Box

by Margaret Richards on August 28, 2020

What do you call a virtual weekend, featuring over 30 chocolate makers and chocolatiers from around the world? Correct: The Dallas Chocolate Festival. So, chocolate lovers, it is time to buy your All-Access Festival Pass...

#TXVoices: SHAB, Dallas-based Indie-Pop Artist

by Gracie Watt on August 24, 2020

Dallas-based artist, refugee and mother SHAB is rising in popularity and on the charts with her new single “Spell On Me.” SHAB is nothing short of a rising pop goddess. Her potential shines through in...

#FoodieFriday: Curbside Cocktails

by Robin Barr Sussman on August 14, 2020

Texas restaurants and drinkeries have just the sip for enduring social distancing at home with creative pre-mixed cocktails. The only rule for liquor to-go is that you must order food. No problem: Manhattans, sangrias, salty...

#TXVoices: Jeremy and Lila Stewart, Hari Mari Owners

by Lisa Davis on May 7, 2020

Hari Mari was created by a husband and wife who wanted to wear comfortable and colorful sandals. So, they went out and created their own flip-flop company.   Living in Indonesia provided Jeremy and Lila Stewart...

Five Minutes With Identical Twins and New Pop Duo, KTJ & Carly

by Bob Valleau on April 20, 2020

“Making music is such a beautiful experience, but getting to share it with the rest of the world is extraordinary.” ~ Carly, KTJ & Carly Editor’s note: Our interview with KTJ & Carly took place...

#WineWednesday: Wining and Dining Well During the Pandemic, Part Two

by Robin Barr Sussman on April 1, 2020

We’re back with our second installment of the Texas Restaurant Take Out. From New American to Tex-Mex (a margarita with that?), pizza and cold beer, to cheese shops with wine, here are our Top 10+1...

#WineWednesday: Wining and Dining Well During the Pandemic

by Robin Barr Sussman on March 25, 2020

Finally, some good news you can use. Texas restaurants and bars that serve food can now deliver beer, wine and cocktail kits with food orders under a new waiver issued by the Texas governor. Although...

Texas Essentials: Jaylon Smith, Dallas Cowboys Linebacker

by Lisa Davis on February 27, 2020

Jaylon Smith is living the American dream.  Smith played college football for Notre Dame, where just last year during the off-season, he completed his degree after signing a five-year contract extension with America’s Team, the...