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Two Events Presented by Dallas Women’s Foundation

Two Events Presented by Dallas Women's Foundation

The Dallas Women's Foundation has spent the last 20+ years funding community programs that support women and girls. DWF raises money and provides grants to small, grassroots organizations committed to "create long-term, positive change." The Foundation has funded research studies and found that women and girls in Dallas were in need of programs and funding […]

The Women’s Museum | Women in Politics

The Women's Museum | Women in Politics

Tomorrow (9/21/08) The Women's Museum will be hosting "A Conversation With Dr. Sally Wagner: Women in Politics" from 3pm to 5pm. Following the lecture will be a discussion about the role of women. Dr. Sally Wagner will be talking about the women who have ran for political office. She will talk more broadly about what […]

When Life Gets Too Commercial, Eat & Shop Local

When Life Gets Too Commercial, Eat & Shop Local

Two places in Chicago that you should know about if you ever visit (or are lucky enough to live there). Meli Cafe & Juice Bar, 301-305 S. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60661, tel: 312/454-0748 www.melicafe.com Meli's is located in the Greek district, a little off the beaten path, about a 5 minute cab ride from downtown. […]

Tonight | Dinner Lecture Series w/ Col. Ann Wright

Tonight | Dinner Lecture Series w/ Col. Ann Wright

Tonight (7/23/2008) is the Dinner Lecture Series sponsored by the Dallas Peace Center. The speaker is Col. Ann Wright who spent 20 years with the State Department and publicly resigned in protest of the Iraq War. The event starts at 6:00pm and dinner will be served at 7:00pm at FunAsia in Richardson (1210 E. Beltline […]

Wine and Cheese Tasting @ Mozzarella Company

Wine and Cheese Tasting @ Mozzarella Company

Last night the Company sponsored our monthly event at Mozzarella Company in Deep Ellum. The event was a tour of the Mozzarella factory followed by a wine and cheese tasting. Paula Lambert is the founder and was also our host for the evening. The wine aficionado was John Bratcher who is one of The Two […]

An Alternative To Wallpaper

An Alternative To Wallpaper

Coolbusinessideas.com always has great finds like this one (and this one). Paint or wallpaper can be boring - this is a great way to be creative, without having to be creative.The French Company, Domestic, launched "Vinyl, an alternative to wallpaper" in September of 2005. Their website (in French & English) features a collection of wall […]

Blog post on how to be interesting.

http://russelldavies.typepad.com/planning/2006/11/how_to_be_inter.html My favorite: "1. Take at least one picture everyday. Post it to flickr. The act of carrying a camera, and always keeping an eye out for a picture to take changes the way you look at the world. It makes you notice more things. It keeps you tuned in."