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, traveling, and more recently, cooking. Connect with her on Twitter, @nellit916.






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Get ready to geek out at Fan Expo Dallas this weekend

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Calling all pop culture, comic and gaming nerds! Fan Expo Dallas, the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event in Texas, is back March 31 through April 2 for weekend full of activities, experiences and celebrity guests. Whether you’re going for the photo ops, meet-and-greets, panels or the shopping, Fax Expo 2017 is sure to be a unforgettable time. (Check out our adventures from last year’s expo!)   Headlining the event will be THE… Read more




White Rabbit Red Rabbit comes to Fort Worth

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Imagine being forbidden to leave your country. Award-winning Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour distills the experience of a whole generation—well-informed, computer-literate, and born amidst the hardship of the Iran-Iraq war—in a wild, utterly unique play. He turns his isolation to his own advantage with a script that is written to travel the world when he couldn’t. Amphibian Stage Productions in Fort Worth presents the play, White Rabbit Red Rabbit in association with… Read more




NYX Cosmetics opens in North Texas

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One of our favorite makeup brands, NYX Cosmetics, opened this past weekend at Stonebriar Center in Frisco. This is the company’s FIRST storefront in North Texas! And with the location so close to me, that probably means I’ll be visiting Stonebriar even more frequently! I love NYX for its innovative products at affordable prices.   Play with different makeup products and colors at the NYX Beauty Bar, and a beauty artist… Read more




First Look: New titles announced by the Dallas International Film Festival

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The Dallas Film Society announced 11 official selections for the 11th edition of the Dallas International Film Festival. Featuring two world premieres (Jameson Brooks’s BOMB CITY and Micah Barber’s INTO THE WHO KNOWS!), the selections are a sampling of several of the non-competitive programming sections that make up Texas’s largest film festival, as well as two films set for this year’s Texas Competition. Led by Stefon Avalos’s Slamdance Film Festival award-winner,… Read more




10 ways to celebrate Galentine’s Day in Dallas

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Sure, Valentine’s Day is about romance, but let’s not forget about some of the most important people in our lives – our BFFs! These gals have been around for everything, so round them up for a special Galentine’s Day activity to celebrate each other. No guys allowed!   Girls’ Day at Drybar Have dinner and bar plans lined up for GNO? Stop by Drybar with your group for a glam look before hitting… Read more




Nerd out at Alamo Drafthouse DFW with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story events

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Out-of-this-galaxy celebrations for “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” will take place at Alamo Drafthouse during the movie’s opening weekend (December 15 – 18). Take a look at what’s planned! Opening night in Richardson – December 15 from 6 p.m. – close: The Alamo Richardson lobby will be teaming up with professional costumed Star Wars characters and droids, photo ops, a DJ, vintage Star Wars arcade game by Free Play Arcade,… Read more




Live soft with Soft Surroundings – now open in Plano

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Located off the bustling Park and Preston area of Plano is Soft Surroundings, a lifestyle brand from St. Louis. The new location of this store offers a variety of women’s clothes, accessories, makeup and home decor. They even sell the furniture you’ll see in the store. So if you love it, you can buy it! A lot of the large home pieces were hand-picked by the brand’s CEO from her travels to… Read more




Winter Wonderland at the Gaylord Texan

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The Gaylord Texan has transformed into a winter wonderland for its 13th year of Lone Star Christmas. Now through January 1, 2017, locals and tourists can experience holiday activities, live entertainment and stunning holiday displays. Read on for more details! Highlights of Lone Star Christmas 2 million holiday lights decorating the resort’s indoor atriums 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice for ICE! featuring “Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town” 2… Read more




Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical comes to DFW Nov. 25-27

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Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort Worth are thrilled to co-present the family-friendly musical stage adaptation RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL at Bass Performance Hall November 22 and 23, for four performances. This fun family classic will then head to Dallas, where it will play at the Music Hall at Fair Park November 25-27, for five performances. The story tells the tale of a young Rudolph who, because… Read more




TEDxSMU stirs curiosity in Dallas, Nov. 11-12

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The folks behind TEDxSMU are bringing a jam-packed weekend of lively discussions, speakers and bright ideas to Dallas on November 11 and 12 at The Bomb Factory. Local and national speakers, covering topics such as entrepreneurship, technology, medicine and more, hone in on TED’s mission of “ideas worth spreading.” As a fan of TED Talks, I’m excited to experience this event right in my own backyard. (Haven’t seen a TED Talks video… Read more



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