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Best Shows In DFW To See On Your Valentine's Day DateValentine's Day is a special time with that special person in your life. Here are some shows you might consider when planning that special date.
Best Winter Book Club PicksWinter is a great time to hang out with a group of friends and discuss great books. Simon & Schuster, our sister company, has put together this list of book club favorites for your winter reading pleasure.
Ask A DFW Expert: Keeping Your Weight Loss ResolutionEvery year, millions of people make a new year’s resolution to lose weight. We join the gym in January and by April our weight loss resolution is a distant memory, with little to no results. Surely there has to be a better way to reach weight loss goals.
Steamy Romances To Keep You Warm This Valentine's DayWinter has finally descended for Valentine's Day. Whether you have a special someone to keep you warm or not, there are a lot of books making sure that you are nice and toasty this season.
Best Hobby Shops In DFWNo matter what your hobby is, there is likely a store in the DFW area for it. From comics to RC vehicles, there are so many great shops that have ways for you to stave off boredom. These are some of the best hobby shops in the DFW area.
Best Places To Rent Musical Instruments In DFWIf you have a new year's resolution to learn to play an instrument, or just want to expand your child's cultural experience, you can dabble in the world of music without spending a lot of money.

Shopping & Style

Best Places For Dress Shoes In DFWWhether you're looking for a shoe that will turn heads or for a standard daily shoe you can wear to work, there is help. Here are some of DFW's best places to buy dress shoes:
4 Budget-Friendly Valentine's Day Gifts That You Can MakeNothing says love like a thoughtful, handcrafted present. Get creative with the gifts that you give your loved ones this Valentine's Day. Here are some crafty, meaningful and budget-friendly ideas.
Best Places To Buy Headphones In DFWWhether you are a casual music fan or a serious musician, you will likely need some headphones at some point. Here are some of the best places in the Dallas area to get them.
5 Practical Gift Ideas For Valentine's DayFlowers are lovely and chocolates taste sweet, but some people prefer gifts that they can put to good use long after the holiday is over. These five practical gift ideas still express your love, just not in the traditional way.
Best Places For Office Wear In DFWLooking for office wear that is fashionable and affordable need not be like looking for a needle in a haystack. The Metroplex has plenty of places to find office wear to suit your style and budget.
Best Places For Winter Workout Gear In DFWFinding the best winter workout gear doesn't have to be hard. There are plenty of DFWlocations that sell some great winter workout gear for anyone who wants to stay in shape during the cold winter months.

Food & Drink

Health Inspection Scores Online For Lewisville RestaurantsYelp has made it possible for diners in Lewisville to review a restaurant’s health inspection scores and customer reviews online.
Ask A DFW Expert: Best Recipes For Super Bowl SundayWith different diets for health, weight or allergy reasons, it's hard to know what to prepare that will make everyone feel welcomed at your Super Bowl party. But these recipes are sure to earn you a touchdown.
Welcome To Texas: Kitchen LTOThings are heating up at Kitchen LTO in Dallas, because it's competition time. "We rotate a new chef and artist and they get to take the reins for six months," said Casie Caldwell, owner of Kitchen LTO.
Best Cheesecake In DFWWhether you decide to dine at a restaurant or visit a specialty bakery, there are plenty of options in the DFW area for dessert lovers looking for a great cheesecake. Here are some of the best.
Heart-Shaped Food For Valentine's DayKids love to cook, and it's always recommended to get involved with children in the kitchen. Test your creativity with these fun heart-shaped food ideas just in time for Valentine's Day.
Valentine's Day Cocktails You Can Make Year-RoundValentine's Day conjures images of chocolates, flowers and candlelit dinners, but it's also a wonderful chance to enjoy a cocktail. Liven up your Valentine's Day with these cocktail ideas.

Nightlife & Music

Best Mardi Gras Parties In DFWMardi Gras is a great time for celebration, and everyone wants to be in New Orleans for the party. But the next best thing is to bring a taste of New Orleans to where you are.
Best DFW Bars To Watch Super Bowl 50That dream of watching the Super Bowl live and in person hasn't been realized yet. But when it comes to watching Super Bowl 50, let the top sports bars in the Metroplex fulfill all of your sports fantasies.
Best Places For Port Wine In DFWPort wine is often considered a dessert wine because of its sweetness, based on berry and chocolate flavors. There are several places in the Dallas area where you can sip a lovely port wine as you relax with friends.
Best Up & Coming DFW Bands To Check Out In 2016There are a lot of local bands in the Dallas area featuring all kinds of good music. Here are a few bands that you should see at some point this year, and you never know when one of them will make it big.
Best New Year's Eve 2015 Parties In DFWBig D and Fort Worth are still bringing the music, the drinks, the flair, the kisses and the ball-dropping out this December 31st. Just take your pick!
Best Winter Beers In DFWA lot of people think of beer in the summer, but there are also some great beers being produced right here in DFW that are perfect for drinking in the winter. These are some of the best winter beers that you can find being brewed right here in DFW.

Family & Pets

Turn Valentine's Day Into A Family AffairThe day for love and romance should never be limited to just couples. Here are some great ideas for turning the love-filled holiday into a fun affair for family members of all ages.
Best Driver's Education Courses In DFWMany people often think of high school kids when it comes to driver's education classes, but there are also options for adults. Whether learning how to drive a car, motorcycle or semi-truck, here are the best courses in DFW.
Best Pet Shops For Reptile Owners In DFWReptiles make fascinating pets. But, whether you are a seasoned reptile owner or starting out new, finding everything that you need can be a challenge. A few places in the DFW area have the specialist knowledge needed for reptile owners.
Mesquite Officials Warning About Possible Distemper OutbreakOfficials in Mesquite are warning that there a possible outbreak of distemper in raccoons in their area. When transmitted, distemper can attack the nervous system and cause personal pets to act aggressively.
Ask A DFW Expert: 5 Best Snow Day ActivitiesFrom playing outside to reliving family memories, there are plenty of great things to do on snow days. Deborah K. Heisz of Live Happy in Dallas describes five great things that kids and families do in the DFW area.
Ask A DFW Expert: Tips For Building Gingerbread HousesBarbara Owen makes a lot of cookies in her bakery, and making gingerbread houses is something that comes naturally. While she makes them professionally, she believes that anyone can do it.

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