No More Sugar, No More Spice – 15 Gender-Neutral Holiday Gift Ideas that Make Girls & Boys Play Nice
Tweet I have two, four-legged furry children. They are my little rescue miracles and the closest thing I have to my own children (of the human persuasion of course). I love them so much, and I would do anything for them. It's possible that everything they have is gender neutral because I can't stand the [...]
Tweet I've made a temporary move north...way, way north--like almost Canada. And while I'm always keen for an adventure, there are some very serious things missing from my life on this adventure, and no, it’s not just sunshine in the Spring. I'm counting this as the second part of my "Dallas' Best Kept Secrets" series. [...]
Tweet When I go to see a movie, I expect it to be a mini vacation, an escape from whatever the day may have thrown at me, a time to unplug from reality. Every year, I try to catch all of the Oscar-nominated films for Best Picture and have finally learned, despite my disappointment, that [...]
Tweet Sometimes, after a long week of being an adult and dealing with our own issues, the best therapy is to just act like a kid. And what's even better than getting to act like a kid-- acting like a kid for a good cause! The Miracle Players Foundation for its second year is hosting [...]
Flowers are nice, a spa visit is sweet, but these Sak Saum for Abi Ferrin pieces are more than just "nice and sweet..." They make Mom feel extra special while also giving to someone else, someone who may not have had a chance at life, the gift of freedom.
Tweet I'm a little bit peeved because The Other Dream Team has now forced me to change my top 5, all-time favorite sports movies list (thanks a lot Dallas International Film Festival)...I'll get over it thought because this film was so unbelievably amazing and an absolute must-see. This is not just another feel good sports [...]
Have you ever wondered what are some of the hidden gems in Dallas that only the insiders or locals know? This article gives five recommendations for new and classic Dallas insider locations for eats, drinks, relaxation, and entertainment. Learn the secrets.
INTERVIEW: ILiveInDallas.com Speaks with Nat’l Geographic Films Director Justin Chadwick About Recent Piece
Tweet Let me start out by saying that I understand there are so many movies that are, "based on a true story," or "inspired by actual events," or just a recreation of a story told a hundred times and deemed entertaining enough to captivate an audience for 90 minutes. They all generally have a common [...]
If a Tree Falls: The Story of the Earth Liberation Front is insightful, disturbing, and even frightening. It also gives a look into the justice system and how new forms of terrorism create a need for an adjusted and augmented penal code. The final screening of this film will be at the Angelika in Plano at 4pm today and is not one to be missed.
Spilt Milk isn't the Dallas International Film Festival's best or worst pick of the 2011 lineup. There are some funny scenes, however the writing leaves a bit to be desired. But if you're looking for a subtle laugh and not much else, you won't be disappointed...just make sure you stay through the final minutes.