Jonathan’s Place CEO Allicia Frye had been at "Good Morning Texas" with A Chance to Soar’s keynote speaker/"Dancing With The Stars" vet Cheryl Burke earlier Tuesday, April 28. Alllicia admitted that she had been scared to death, but it went off without a hitch. Now at 10:30 a.m., Allicia was at the VIP champagne reception at Brook Hollow and glowing over the fact that more than … [Read more...] about “Dancing With The Stars’ ” Cheryl Burke Shared Three Life Lessons At Jonathan’s Place’s A Chance To Soar Lunch
The ladies gathered on Tuesday, February 10, at the Dallas Arboretum for “A Writer’s Garden Valentine Tea” presented by the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum. Birthday girl/Event Chair Dorothea Meltzer arranged for former Neiman’s model Marilyn Hailey to serve as honorary chair. To celebrate her runway days, a video was shown with “an array of shots during her modeling … [Read more...] about A Writer’s Garden Valentine Tea Chair Dorothea Meltzer Celebrated Her Birthday With Author Michael Devine And Honorary Chair Marilyn Hailey
Everyone was in various stage of election recovery on Thursday, November 6. In the shadow of downtown Dallas, CitySquare had celebrated the official opening of its much-needed 52,000-square-foot expansion with a host of dignitaries and supporters like County Court Commissioners Clay Jenkins and John Wiley Price. Over at the Dallas Arboretum, the annual Writer’s Garden … [Read more...] about A Writer’s Garden Featured Three Authors Plus A First Look At The Dallas Arboretum’s 12 Days Of Christmas
As Dallas eased into the summer heat, the OMG too-adorable-above-the-knee sundresses were pulled out with their equally OMG stiletto sandals on Wednesday, June 4th. On the other hand, the Highland Park police must not have been too happy about Lorraine being clogged all block long. . . and this was one of the longer Lorraine blocks. The reason for the call-to-arms … [Read more...] about A Blonder Emily Giffin Creates A Major Traffic Jam In Highland Park With Her “One And Only” For Community Partners Of Dallas
Things were popping at the Jonathan’s Place's "A Chance To Soar" luncheon fundraiser on Tuesday, April 29, at Brook Hollow. Yes, there were kites hovering overhead and on tables in the ballroom, but the activity at ground level was pretty darn impressive. It should have been, since the ballroom was filled to capacity. Before the program got underway, it was obvious that … [Read more...] about Jonathan’s Place’s “A Chance To Soar” Flew High With Nia Vardalos And DeMarcus Ware
There were rumblings about writer Julia Reed. At the Chick Lit patron party on Thursday, April 3, in the Carolina Herrera boutique, Community Partners of Dallas Executive Director Paige McDaniel and her sidekick Joanna Clarke were just downright giddy. “You’re going to love Julia!” But a half hour into the party, the guest of honor hadn’t arrived. That was okay. There were … [Read more...] about Writer Julia Reed Became Everybody’s BFF At Community Partners Of Dallas’ Chick Lit Luncheon
Just from the title, you can’t help but be intrigued what kind of person wrote and lived — “Ethel Merman, Mother Teresa. . . and Me.” But when you hear the author’s last name, your mind wanders to world-class liqueurs. Enough of the teasing. The author is Tony Cointreau, the heir to the French liqueur family, and, boy, has he lived a life worth reading and hearing … [Read more...] about How About Spending Saturday Evening With “Ethel Merman, Mother Teresa. . . And Me”?