About Nelli

With a background in public relations and journalism, Nelli doubles as a PR practitioner and blogger. She writes lifestyle articles for GenPink.com and covers Dallas-area restaurants and food news for DallasFoodNerd.com. Her hobbies include working out, reading, volunteering with local nonprofits, and more recently, cooking. Connect with her on Twitter, @NelliTokleh and @GenPink.






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Cool off this summer with Baileys Almande cocktails

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Baileys, often popular in coffee, milkshakes and other post-dinner drinks, has whipped up a new liquor in its collection, the Baileys Almande. The team at Baileys invited Dallas-area bloggers to an event earlier this month with beverage samples, brunch catered by State & Allen and a yoga class overlooking beautiful Uptown Dallas. Check out two of the Baileys Almande recipes below on how to recreate these refreshing drinks this summer. Aloha Almande… Read more




Free week of classes at GRIT Fitness, June 6-11 (Dallas Design District)

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Kick off summer with a FREE week of dance, cycle and sculpting classes at GRIT Fitness beginning June 6. The studio is celebrating the opening of its flagship at the Design District and invites the community to check out 14 various fitness classes. Fun. Fierce. Fabulous. This is the mantra that studio owner Brittani Rettig wants to share at her classes. Guests will engage in an energetic set of music-driven, group fitness classes that offer… Read more




Flower child festival looks from Avalon Salon and Spa

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Heading to a festival this season? Now is a great chance to try out some new beauty and hair looks you’ve been eyeing (bring on the glitter and flower crowns!). Last week, Avalon Salons and Spa hosted a blogger soiree at its West Village location in Dallas, and we had a chance to test out their new makeup line and try several hairstyles that are totally festival chic! The Indian Sunset… Read more




Toned for Summer – 4 Barre Arm Exercises

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Summer…..the time when swimsuits, strapless dresses and sleeveless tops are dug out from our closets to wear for the next several warmer months. Many of us have been hitting the gym to get lean and healthy, but one of the muscle groups girls may overlook is arms. Working out in the free weights room is not really our idea of fun! The exercises below from The Bar Method only require a set… Read more




10 movies to watch at the Dallas International Film Festival

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The 10th annual Dallas International Film Festival (DIFF) kicks off TONIGHT and continues through April 24, 2016. There is so much to celebrate and to see this year including a large variety of movies (premiers, shorts, international films, local ones…you name it!), roundtables and red carpet events. The GenPink team rounded up our 10 must-see movies of the festival, below. What films are you interested in seeing this month?? Share your… Read more




Beauty Live takes over Galleria Dallas, April 9-10

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This weekend, Galleria Dallas will be the epicenter of the beauty industry. The shopping center celebrates the beauty in everyone as Beauty Live returns April 9 – 10, 2016. Exclusive to Galleria Dallas, Beauty Live offers a whirlwind of non-stop fun: celebrity appearances, pro stylists, national makeup artists, makeovers and giveaways. It’s a beauty weekend NOT TO MISS! Beauty Live showcases all the top trends in beauty, health and wellness with… Read more




10th Annual Dallas International Film Festival announces first 10 films

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Film season is coming soon to Dallas, and we’re excited to be a media guest yet again at the Dallas International Film Festival (or DIFF) from April 11 – 21, 2016. The Dallas Film Society will showcase a slew of movies from drama to comedy, foreign flicks to short films and many more including tons of notable actors and directors, as well as exciting red carpet events. The organization recently announced the first 10… Read more




How to Throw a Birthday Party For Your Dog: 4 steps

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Did you know Americans spend an estimated $60 billion on their pets last year (up by more than $12 billion from just five years ago)?? And a lot of the expenses go toward BIRTHDAYS! Because, why not celebrate your little one with friends and other dogs too! The Noseprint, a popular canine culture destination created by the makers of Milk-Bone and Milo’s Kitchen, teamed up with major lifestyle site Brit + Co. to… Read more




YouTube fashion and beauty star Sierra Furtado to visit Galleria Dallas, March 12

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Some of the best beauty and fashion secrets I’ve learned come from YouTube. Many bloggers and consumers know YouTube personalities can offer a wealth of information for free that can literally change your life! (Think of alllllllll the beauty hacks….) I was excited to learn one of those popular YouTube girls is coming to my hometown in Dallas this weekend for a meet and greet! Sierra Furtado, an LA-based lifestyle personality,… Read more




The only place to get bold brows in Dallas + giveaway!

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As big, bold brows are gaining popularity with celebs, one salon is now offering this trendy service right here in Dallas. The Lash Loft, located in Deep Ellum, has for years specialized solely in eyelash extensions. Now, owner Preston Pannek and his team of beauty experts are adding eyebrow extensions to her signature services. Her team of licensed and certified technicians are dedicated to bringing this hot new beauty trend straight from the… Read more



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