Arts & Culture

7 Best Beach Reads For Summer 2016Warm summer weather means that it's time to pack up your bag with a great new book and hit the beach. From gripping thrillers to epic romances, these titles are the perfect companions for your day on the sand.
Best Photography Classes In DFWThere are a lot of photography classes available in DFW, and many of them are one-day workshops. Some advanced photographers also offer private lessons, which is a great way to work on a specific skill.
Best Outdoor Art In DFWDallas is a great city for being outdoors, even if it gets a little too hot in the summer at times. Art just seems to find its way to where people are, and there is a lot of outdoor art to be found in Dallas.
How To Discover Your Passion In 5 Easy StepsFeeling stuck? Break through the boredom and discover your true passion with these tips from Angela Duckworth, author of "Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance."
Best Zoo Exhibits In DFWDallas and Fort Worth bring you wildlife exhibits from around the world.
Best Summer 2016 Races In DFWYou're probably already working on getting in shape for the summer, so keep the momentum going with a little outdoor action. Grab the family and check out one (or more!) of the fun runs and races that DFW has to offer.

Shopping & Style

7 Best July 4th Summer Wedding TrendsWhen it comes to a wedding near July 4th, there are so many fabulous ways to infuse some Americana without being cheesy about it. Start planning your July 4th summer wedding with these trendy ideas.
Best Places To Buy Beach Hats In DFWThe sun is out and, if you don't have a hat ready, you will quickly learn that the top of your head -- hair or not -- burns too! If you are looking for something special to cap your skull, try one of these specialty hat stores in the DFW area.
Best Places To Buy Water Shoes In DFWWhen the triple-digit temperatures roll in, the best way to escape is with a visit to the nearest watering hole. When you go, be sure to head out with a pair of shoes that are both fit for the water and stylish.
Tech Gifts That Dad Has To Have For Father's DayWhat do you get the dad who seems to have it all? Some of the latest and greatest technology, of course. No matter what your budget, there's some fun gadgets that you can get dad for work, play and working out.
7 Books That Will Make Great Father's Day GiftsHe taught you to ride a bike and throw a baseball. Now, it's time to thank him for all his years of love and guidance. Whether your dad is a fan of thrillers, sports or history, these books are sure to show how much he means to you.
Best Farmers Markets Near DFWSummer is a great time to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables. Fortunately, there are several places in the Dallas area where farmers sell their produce. Some of the markets even become community events.

Food & Drink

Pepsi Reintroducing Aspartame In Some BeveragesPepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concern
Best DFW Craft Beers For Your July 4th Backyard BBQThe Fourth of July is a perfect time for a backyard BBQ with friends and family, and some great local craft beers. Here is a look at some of the best craft beers in DFW for your July 4th festivities.
July 4th Desserts Full Of Red, White & BlueOne of the best parts of a July 4th food spread is the dessert. That's because it's so easy to make the food look patriotic. Start with these simple recipes when crafting your Independence Day dessert menu.
5 Father's Day Themed Gift Basket IdeasCraft the perfect Father's Day present by putting together a themed gift basket with some of your dad's favorite things. Here are a few ideas to get you started on the project.
Best Father's Day Restaurants In DFWWhether he likes Mexican, Asian, Mediterranean, American or Italian, there is a restaurant in the Metroplex that will treat your dad like a king. Here are some of the best places to take him for Father's Day.
Creative Backyard Bar Projects To Do With DadHelp your father get the bar that he's always dreamed of by not only gifting him the bar, but building it with him. It'll make a great gift and provide a place to stock some drinks for the backyard.

Nightlife & Music

Best Fourth Of July Concerts In DFWThese concerts will all specifically celebrate Independence Day with music that reminds everyone of the freedom that we enjoy here in the USA. From piccolos to rock, there is something for everyone with these shows.
Best Places To Drink A Daiquiri In DFWSummer is the perfect time to cool off with some fresh, fruity drinks. A tasty daiquiri will hit the spot in the burning Texas sun, and both Dallas and Fort Worth are overflowing with deliciousness!
Best Bars With Lawn Games In DFWForget the "tear in my beer" establishments that provide nothing more than alcohol to wash the stress away. The following venues have the tasty beverages and a laundry list of games to enjoy with friends.
Best Friend-Date Locations In DFWWhen it comes to finding things to do, there are a ton of options in the DFW area. From brewery tours and indoor skydiving to live music, bowling and more, here is a look at the best friend-date locations in the DFW area.
Best Places To See Local Musicians In DFWThere are a few things that DFW is becoming known for including craft beer, delicious food and great music venues. These places are some of the best to see local musicians. At many, you can hear live music every day.
Best Bars With Jukeboxes In DFWWhen it comes to listening to music in a bar, the iconic image of a jukebox still reigns supreme. Many bars have eliminated their jukeboxes, but there are a few in the DFW area that still have them.

Family & Pets

Best July 4th Party Decorations & SuppliesYou could head to a party supply store to find some July 4th décor. But what if you don't want to spend a lot of money? There are a lot of ways to decorate for July 4th on a budget. Here are seven ideas.
Top Summer Volunteer Opportunities For DFW FamiliesVolunteering this summer can give your family more than just memories at poolside. Strengthen your family bonds with experiences that demonstrate how united we can all be.
5 Outdoor Lawn Games To Get Dad For Father's DayWondering what to get for Father's Day? Outdoor and lawn games are also a great way to find dad something he'll use, as well as a fun way to spend time together as a family.
Best Summer Day Camps In DFWSummer day camps are a great way to let the kids have fun and learn something new while they are out of school. But, with so many different choices, it is often difficult to choose which one will be best for your child.
6 Must-Have Summer Pool AccessoriesSummer is here and so is backyard pool season. Get more fun out of your backyard pool parties this year. Here are a few must have accessories to pick up as the season kicks off.
Best Movie Theater Deals In DFWFrom a major movie chain that is actually headquartered in the DFW area to art house theaters and drive-in movies, here is a look at the best movie theater deals in North Texas.

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