Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 3 - 12:19pm
Long summer days can make some of the best memories, but hours in the scorching Texas sun can wreak havoc on your hair.
by Trilby Argubright
Melanoma of the scalp and neck is one of the least detected and most deadly forms of skin cancer. One reason for this is that most people neglect scalp and hair protection when heading out for a day in the sun. Be sure to spritz sunscreen on your scalp where your hair parts...
Posted By Alison Rich on 2013 May 2 - 5:09pm
Despite the note of melancholy in the air, this year’s Van Cliburn — the 14th in the series — promises to dazzle with a crescendo of talent and an incredible coda.
He was a musical force to reckon with — and a beloved fixture in the Fort Worth community. With Van Cliburn’s passing in February, the globe lost one of the grandest pianists ever to tickle the ivories. Cliburn was a world-class virtuoso, to be sure, but he also was every bit the Texas...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 4:59pm
Just Say Yes…And
David Ahearn, founder of the locally based comedy troupe Four Day Weekend, tells us how the fundamentals of his improvisational group have become a successful business strategy for corporations nationwide, even the White House.
What is the lesson people will learn? Business owners and leaders...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 4:18pm
an overview of our favorite best-sellers. by Maggie Tarwater
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Paciﬁc Crest Trail
By Cheryl Strayed
A memoir about a young woman’s hike on the Pacific Crest Trail, Wild recounts the three months that Cheryl Strayed spent alone in the...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 4:03pm
Rising Star: Conner Youngblood
The multi-talented, self-taught musician draws inspiration from bluegrass to dubstep and everything in between to create his unique, folk-rock sound with an edgy electronic twist.
A Dallas native and recent Yale graduate, Conner Youngblood is an up-and-coming musical artist who describes his music...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 3:57pm
what locals are listening to by Maggie Tarwater
Justin Timberlake’s first album in seven years is being referred to as the biggest pop event of 2013 so far. A mixture of R&B soul, Motown grooves and Michael...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 3:30pm
Experts give us the rundown on some of the most common health issues women face and what can be done to prevent them.
by Maggie Tarwater
As children, we are taught that true beauty starts on the inside. The fundamentals of good health and nutrition follow: Eat your fruits and vegetables, drink your milk and get plenty of exercise. As adults, these ABCs might become easier to forget as our priorities change and...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 3:11pm
Not all bathing suits are created equal, at least not equally flattering for different body types. These suits are designed to enhance different figures and will have you looking your best while lounging poolside this summer.
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 2 - 12:25pm
Cruise north to Tromsø, Norway, and you may delay your departure indefinitely.
by Kyle Whitecotton
Tromsøya, one of Norway’s northernmost islands, sits amid a landscape of snow-covered mountains that cut across the Arctic horizon like the serrated edge of some icy blade. Beneath these glacial peaks lies a network of fjords and long windswept valleys full of...
Posted By JudieB on 2013 May 2 - 11:34am
Mom’s hearty food for teenagers
Slow Cooker Creamy Dried Beef Dip
Grilled Beef and Veggie Kabobs are perfect for a gang. They can be constructed ahead of time and only take a few minutes on the grill.