Angela

Angela is a nontraditional lawyer spending most of her time between Dallas and San Francisco. She's also a dedicated traveler and writes at Far & Wise, where she collects stories and surprising details about places around the world, including her own travels. Follow Angela on Twitter.

Ascension: Serious Coffee Culture Comes to Dallas

Ascension: Serious Coffee Culture Comes to Dallas

Dallas does have some solid independent coffee options, and what we lack in quantity we seem to make up in quality. I personally consider Cultivar, Crooked Tree, Pearl Cup, and even Oddfellows (with brunch or after a great meal) among the best. Now there's a new serious contender in town. Find out who!

Signs of Spring in Dallas

Signs of Spring in Dallas

Every year around this time, I start to get a little anxious for the consistent sunshine and warmth of spring. While nature gives us plenty of beautiful signs, here are a few other signs that spring is coming to Dallas. Learn about the seven best bar patios, and two upcoming events that Dallasites love to attend every spring.

A Night of Cupcakes & Nonconformity

A Night of Cupcakes & Nonconformity

Have you ever thought to yourself, “there must be more to life than this.” Do you harbor an unconventional dream? Are you looking to do something extraordinary with your life? Then, I've got an event for you...

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

In an effort to sing the praises of the wonderful, local things that Dallas has to offer, I’ve put together a list of 20 of my truly local Dallas favorites. Each is unique to Dallas. No big box stores or chains here. Read on to the find the best place in Dallas to get truffle cheese, make your own dress, and get the best espresso.