Feng Shui in the neighborhood

While most East Dallasites haven’t hired a feng shui consultant, we’ve probably at least heard the term recently or noticed the feng shui magazine at the Whole Foods checkout counter.

The Mielke’s turn-of-the-century house

Getting settled in a new home always has its challenges. But for people like the Mielkes who undertake an old-house renovation, it can seem almost impossible.

Furniture-maker Bob Hart

To say that Hart loves his work is an understatement. This self-taught furniture maker has put his “all” into his creations for most of his life.

The (J.L.) Long Run

The Long Run is a 5K run and 1K fun run/walk that benefits J.L. Long Middle School in Lakewood.

The Avalon Sewing Club

The fourth Thursday of every month, these faithful friends have gathered at someone’s home to do lunch, very little mending, and a lot of talking.

Beers to pair with German Food

Consider the following brews, served well-chilled with a plate of sausage, sauerkraut, strong mustard and crusty bread.

Learning from life’s storms

All the storms we get caught in are not the wind and water type. Some of them we kick up ourselves and others just catch us unawares.

Change in East Dallas means plenty of adjustment

There’s been more and more anecdotal evidence lately that big changes are in store for that part of East Dallas from Lakewood to Downtown.