Billy Masters

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 8:00am

Bette’s regrets: No duet with Babs Kickstarter seems to have become a godsend for both new and established artists to fund their projects. Openly gay country singer Steve Grand — who just appeared at Dallas’ Black Tie Dinner last week, pictured — was looking for $81,000 for his CD All American Boy. By the deadline, [...]

Pet of the Week • 11-21-14

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 7:45am

Teddy (A826037) is a 2-year-old boxer/pittie mix who has the doggie head-tilt down pat. And as you can see, he looks great on furniture. Teddy has been here more than 14 days, so his adoption fee has been waived. You can see Teddy at Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center, 1818 N. Westmoreland in Dallas. [...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 6:45am

  Body and Soul Barks and Wags Sight and Sound Home and Hearth

Beyond turkey

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 6:30am

Why make the usual Thanksgiving meal? We offer some alternative recipes for alternative families ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor Turkey is the unequivocal king of the Thanksgiving dinner table, but if you’re tired of bowing down to a Butterball every fourth Thursday in November, there are alternatives. From indulgent Southern-style cuisine to a succulent [...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Home and Hearth

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 5:15am

Crown royalty The lion is king of the jungle, so naturally he deserves a gold crown, which designer Angeline Tetrault seems to understand with her whimsical canisters, available at Flower Reign. Also available in bear and fox versions — hey, sounds like the guys you’d meet at a gay bar. $105. At Flower Reign, 3904 [...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Sight and Sound

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 5:10am

In one ear …. We all know someone who keeps misplacing his earbuds, which means you have to listen to his terrible music over a tinny speaker. Well, the Airbuds are a fun replacement, complete with several soft, form-fitting foam tips and high-quality sound. $40 Available online at Air-Buds.com. ………………….       We got [...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Barks and Wags

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 5:05am

Bowl game Would you eat your food off the floor? We’re not animals … and neither are our pets, really. They are part of the family. The Pomeroy pet bowl not only lifts Princess’ food off the floor and away from bugs, it makes digestion easier and cleaning spills less of a mess. Designed in [...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Body and Soul

Posted on 21 Nov 2014 at 5:00am

The state of the union suit The union suit — basically a men’s onesie — has been a classic garment since the 19th century, but it acquires a sexy updating in this version from 2(x)ist with Tartan print trim. The full-sized, step-in singlet provides all-over warmth. Uh-huh. We just think it’s hot. Available in grey/heather [...]

Best Bets • 11-21-14

Posted on 20 Nov 2014 at 11:10pm

Tuesday 11.25 If Dallas had hills, they’d be alive with ‘The Sound of Music’ If you grew up without cable TV or Netflix, you know that broadcast event movies like The Ten Commandments and The Wizard of Oz were family-viewing staples. Add to that The Sound of Music, for a time the most successful film [...]

Pet of the Week • 11-14-14

Posted on 14 Nov 2014 at 7:50am

Brody is a young terrier mix that was transferred to Operation Kindness from a local shelter. He was adopted but his new family did not have enough time for him. Brody is a great dog with an upbeat personality. He is still young and needs lots of exercise and a regular outlet for his puppy [...]