How to Make a Succulent Pumpkin Arrangement

Make a Succulent Pumpkin Learn how to make a beautiful succulent topped pumpkin. They make perfect fall displays both indoors and out. Gather Your Supplies For this craft you will need: a flat topped pumpkin/ a hot glue gun/ moss/ garden clippers/ and assorted succulents. Wipe It Down With a damp paper towel, wipe the…

Pile on the pumpkins and get your fall fix at the Dallas Farmers Market

When September 22 hit, you’d better believe Dallas was ready for fall. The Dallas Farmers Market is too, if the cascading displays of pumpkins and gourds, seasonal menus, and autumn-themed events are any indication. Read on to see how you can feed your need for fall at the Dallas Farmers Market. Pumpkin central Need porch or mantel…

Pumpkin Patches in DFW

Spend quality time with your family at one of the many local pumpkin patches that offer an array of family friendly activities like mazes, games, petting zoos and more. You don’t have to drive far to enjoy spending a crisp fall morning or sunny afternoon in search of your favorite pumpkin.  There are several big pumpkin…

EXHIBIT: Yayoi Kusama – All the Eternal Love I Have for the Pumpkins

WHERE: Dallas Museum of Art / 1717 N. Hardwood St. Dallas, TX 75201 WHEN: Oct 1 – 25 // Open 11am-5pm Tues-Wed and Fri-Sun; 11am-9pm Thu. PRICE: $16 adults; children 11 and under are free. PHONE: 214-922-1200 WEB: dma.org MAP: Click for map (DMA Members-only preview days September 15–30) New to the DMA Collection, Yayoi Kusama:…

From Heartbreak To A Giving Hand, Grassroots Efforts Aid Storm Victims

From hurricanes to earthquakes, the world has seen a tsunami of suffering in recent weeks– and despair is to be expected. But, Diane Reeves didn’t stop there. “We just started calling people, calling, emailing… just trying to figure it out,” says Reeves. The Dallas fashion designer decided she had to help– teaming up with a childhood friend…

A Dozen North Texas Cities Vying For Amazon HQ2

At least a dozen North Texas cities are hoping to score what could be the Super Bowl of jobs: luring Amazon HQ2, its second corporate headquarters. Amazon is talking about offering up to 50,000 jobs with salaries and total compensation of $100,000 and investing up to $5 billion. Jon Hetzel of Madison Partners says, “We’re insanely excited about the…

New Foods at the Texas State Fair 2017

Fair food doesn’t stop at the Big Tex Choice Awards. Concessionaires spend the entire off-season concocting new foods to showcase at the State Fair, and this year doesn’t disappoint. Check out some of this year’s featured new foods. For a complete list of new food and their locations, visit an information booth while on the…

Financial Friday – September 29th, 2017

WEEKLY UPDATE Weekly Review This past week the stock market ended “mixed” with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 indexes recording marginal gains while the NASDAQ Composite Index slipped modestly lower.  Investors were wary of continued rhetorical threats between President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un who boasted North Korea would test…

Foodie Friday: This Week’s Dining News

Dallas restaurant action is coming in fast and furious, with the highlights in this roundup being Italian, pizza, gelato, and wine. That’s a complete meal right there. Here’s what’s happening in dining news: Pollo Riko is another “Pollo” concept, this one serving Peruvian-style marinated charbroiled chicken served with fries and a salad. The menu is limited:…