Cassie Nova

Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 7:30am

Who has an awesome life? You know what, my gaybies? My life is pretty awesome. I don’t say that in a flazeda Facebook post trying to convince the world and myself that my life is better than it actually is. I say it because all I have to bitch about are ridiculously petty things. You [...]

SUMMER RECIPE Grilled shrimp tacos

Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 7:25am

What’s the No. 1 sport in Dallas in August? Nope, not Cowboys training camp — complaining about the heat. Aaron Henschen, the executive chef at the Del Frisco’s Grille in Southlake, devised a few home-cook seasonal recipes that will make that Texas sun easier to handle. For your cooking pleasure, we share one here: his [...]

Uptown, meet Whole Foods

Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 7:20am

Gay foodies rejoice! Uptown has its first Whole Foods. The newly-opened grocery store along McKinney Avenue is conveniently located across the street from Gold’s Gym, to make it oh-so-simple for you to pick up some protein powder and get in some weights and cardio without having to park twice (and there’s two levels of underground [...]

Soup 2 nuts

Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 6:30am

From concept to reality with Oak Cliff’s hotly anticipated new restaurant  Pink Magnolia …  in 743 easy steps!         ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor It’s the second week of August, when a lot of sane people are slowing down because of the heat, but Blythe Beck has never been busier. She’s [...]

Market forces

Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 6:15am

How Brent Rodgers turned a juice company into a door-to-door virtual food-market-and-more for yuppies — and guppies       ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor It’s a warm Saturday, and you’re relaxing by the pool when you realize you’ve run out of beer or a bottle of white wine. There’s none in the fridge. [...]


Posted on 21 Aug 2015 at 6:00am

Plant-based alternatives to animal products make going vegan easier than ever Since we gave Naughty Chef Blythe Beck space to talk about her love of bacon and butter, it seemed only fair to give the vegetarians a say as well. Assume that you’ve decided to become a vegetarian. No? Well, maybe that’s because you figured [...]

Best Bets • 08-21-15

Posted on 20 Aug 2015 at 6:10pm

Friday 08.21 Q Cinema holds fundraiser and announcement party for Season 17 Fort Worth’s Q Cinema is the longest-running gay and lesbian film festival in North Texas, and it’s about to launch its 17th season this fall. Just what films will be on the slate? Well, that’s part of the purpose of the annoucement party, which [...]

LGBT acceptance in extreme sports is long in coming

Posted on 18 Aug 2015 at 10:05am

LGBT acceptance in extreme sports are long in coming

Ask Howard • 08-14-15

Posted on 14 Aug 2015 at 7:30am

How to do the wrong thing right Dear Howard, My gal pals and I have been dishing about Caitlyn Jenner a lot lately. Who hasn’t, right? Apparently, however, I’m the only one of us with gonads enough to express the obviously dissenting theory that Cait is not truly transgender-born at all; instead, my take is [...]

A year in the arts

Posted on 14 Aug 2015 at 7:25am

The upcoming season of theater, dance, music, art and more — at a glance In addition to the highlights of the arts season (Page 26), there’s lost more to keep you occupied from now until next summer. Here’s the lineups for more than 20 local arts organizations, from theater to ballet, opera to music, comedy [...]