Shelia Huffman
 
Summer Fun: Dog Parks Are For People, Too
Anyone holding a “K-9” wins hands down, at least at one table in a certain Dallas park. This particular group of fella dog owners seems to be enjoying a...
Just In Time For Mother's Day, East Dallas Moms Share Thoughts on Motherhood
As you probably know, Sunday, May 12 is Mother’s Day. A celebration honoring mothers and motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society,...
Local Book Club Enjoys Susanna Daniel's "Stiltsville"
The Book Trotters met at Times Ten Cellars Monday evening to discuss their May book selection, Stiltsville . It was both an enjoyable and a special read—author...
East Dallas Locals Make Homes For "City Chicks"
It seems like East Dallas has come full circle, at least in one aspect. Back when the neighborhoods were newly developed, raising chickens in the backyard was...
Stonewall Students Gain Hands-On Experience In The Garden
“We had a school garden before school gardens were cool,” said Laura McCavit, president of Stonewall Gardens. Stonewall Jackson Elementary School was an...
Rev. Canon Emmett M. Waits Honored At St. John’s Episcopal Church
Father Emmett Waits celebrated his 90th birthday at a party in his honor at St. John’s Episcopal Church on Sunday afternoon, April 7. Following the 10:30...
The Lakewood Book Trotters Participate In Dallas' Big Read Project
The Lakewood/M-Streets book club, The Book Trotters, visited the future this month when they joined The Big Read Dallas, choosing Fahrenheit 451 for their April...
Lakewood Book Trotters Enjoy Mary Oliver's Poetry
By Shelia Huffman, BubbleLife Columnist The Lakewood Book Club, The Book Trotters, met at Times Ten Cellars Monday evening, March 4, for their monthly meeting....
'Idols Of The King' Opens at Theater Three
By Shelia Huffman, BubbleLife Columnist “They came, they saw, they screamed” headlined a 1956 movie magazine featuring Elvis Presley. Over half a century...
At Juliette Fowler Homes, A New Guest Moves Into the Chapel
By Shelia Huffman, BubbleLife Columnist “To mine eyes and ears the organ will ever be the king of instruments.” --Wolfgang Amadeus...
On Valentine’s Day, Love for The Ages
By Shelia Huffman, BubbleLife Columnist When Polly Eilers opened the door to her lakeview apartment at C. C. Young Retirement Center, her husband Ralph was...
The Lake Hoods Lady: The Real Cora Beth Godsey Lives in a Church
Ronnie Claire Edwards, best known for her role as Cora Beth Godsey on the 1970s TV series The Waltons , is an actress, author, playwright and fashion designer....
Lakewood Book Trotters Discuss "Love Medicine"
The Lakewood book club, The Book Trotters, visited North Dakota this month with the February selection of Love Medicine, Louise Erdrich's first novel. The book...
Profits From Vickery Place Cookbook Donated to LH Pet Food Pantry
On Saturday, Jan. 12, profits from the sales of the 2012 Vickery Place cookbook, Recipes and Recollections: Vickery Place Cooking since 1911 , were presented...
Lake Hoods Lady: Social Media in the Sixties
Kids today can’t seem to do without friends, or rather, “friending." Constantly connected to one another through their smartphones, Ipads, Facebook or Twitter...
The Book Trotters Discuss Agatha Christi's Christmas Murder
The Book Trotters, a recently-formed Lakewood book club, met Monday evening in the Vickery Place home of Mary Kay Henley. The December book selection was an...
The Lake Hoods Lady: At La Hacienda Chichen-Itza Bakery, Epiphany Is Sweet
Known by many names, such as The Epiphany, Twelfth Night and Twelfth Day, and observed by many cultures, Three Kings Day is a Christian holiday that celebrates...
Don't Throw Away Your Tree! Christmas Tree Recycling is Available at Home Depot
Dallas residents can drop off their live Christmas tree at any Home Depot store in Dallas between December 26, 2012 and January 7, 2013 and the city will turn...
Lake Hoods Lady: Young Sisters Help Fund Water Wells
By Shelia Huffman, The Lake Hoods Lady Young sisters Isabelle and Katherine Adams of Vickery Place Neighborhood know all about the spirit of giving and helping...
Oh! What A Night It Was At Autumn Leaves
It was Elvis, not Santa, setting the holiday mood at the annual Christmas party at Autumn Leaves Retirement Center, Tuesday evening, Dec. 18. Young and old...
Never miss a post!
Add this contributor to your custom news feed.