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 practicing yoga, reading and traveling. Connect with her on Twitter, @nellit916 and on Instagram as @Nelli16tx.

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Recap: Krewe de Etoile celebrates the true meaning of Mardi Gras

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Lifestyle design mother-daughter duo, Annia Jenkins and Cynthia Hightower-Jenkins recently hosted a lavish Mardi Gras party in Dallas called Krewe de Etoile. Known as the official Mardi Gras Krewe of Dallas, the  team threw its third charity gala with entertainment, gourmet food and sips surrounding the theme of “A Whimsical Wonderland.” The team wanted to celebrate the true essence of Mardi Gras culture. “Often time, we have to dispel the myths… Read more

Visual artist Preston Pannek donates murals to Deep Ellum community

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Deep Ellum resident and visual artist Preston Pannek and his girlfriend and business partner Adrienne Creasey will donate 10 free murals to Deep Ellum through their company House of Pannek. Deep Ellum business owners turn over exterior walls to Pannek and Creasey for playful interpretations of pop culture icons and cult classic references.     In efforts to create more public art for Deep Ellum residents to enjoy, the artists behind House of Pannek continue their sixth of… Read more

Celebrate Dear Clark Hair Salon’s 10th anniversary party on March 1

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Uptown Dallas’ popular Dear Clark Hair Salon is turning 10 and throwing a big party! Stop by the salon on Thursday, March 1 from 6-9 p.m. for complimentary bites, drinks and music by DJ Jennifer Miller. A portion of purchases that night will benefit HeARTS of Maya, a local nonprofit who provides educational scholarships to youth in financial need who demonstrate a desire to pursue music, acting, and/or dance.   Created by… Read more

Make your goals and dreams a reality at The Ultimate Vision Board Workshop (Feb. 24)

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The Ultimate Vision Board Workshop coming up in February is an empowering, inspiring and actionable hands-on full day workshop experience that equips you to take your ideas and goals for 2018 into intentional actions to make your goals a reality. This unique full day workshop experience includes a powerful keynote speaker kick-off and then each boss woman will break-off in specific sessions based off their goals. Speakers for this year’s workshop include: Rachel… Read more

“A Conversation with Former First Lady Michelle Obama” – March 8

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AT&T Performing Arts Center announced that former First Lady Michelle Obama will speak at the Winspear Opera House on March 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. as a special add-on presentation of the Center’s #hearhere speaker series.   “A Conversation with Former First Lady Michelle Obama” is an exclusive optional add-on to the #hearhere series. Current #hearhere subscribers can add Mrs. Obama’s engagement to their subscription package now by calling the… Read more

18 things we’re looking forward to in 2018

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With 2017 coming to an end, it’s time to look forward to the new year. In no particular order, here’s a roundup list by our Genpink contributors of positive and exciting things that 2018 has in store.   A Total Lunar Eclipse and more skywatching in January On January 31, the world will see the next Total Lunar Eclipse. The moon will be totally red (hence the name blood moon). According… Read more

5 books to read this winter

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Looking for a new read to keep you warm this winter? s the temperatures get cold? Here are five brand new books we rounded up. Grab your cup of coffee or hot coca, and enjoy!   Hello Mornings In Hello Mornings, author Kat Lee introduces a simple yet powerful three-minute morning routine that integrates Bible study, planning, and fitness into a foundational morning habit that fits into every schedule. She then helps you… Read more

DMA’s Second Thursdays with a Twist features Star Wars theme

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Every month, the Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) hosts Second Thursdays with a Twist, bringing patrons a new theme showcasing interactive art and culture activities. This month, the theme is In a Galaxy Far, Far Away to celebrate the upcoming flick, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Awaken the force within you by visiting the DMA for a night of rebellion, power struggles, and Jedi training. Check out this event on December 14,… Read more

Holiday glam hair by TONI&GUY

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Holiday parties and events are in full swing this season, which has me wanting to get dolled up and looking my best! It’s an excuse to get dressed up and do something different and fun with my hair and makeup that I normally don’t get to do. And hair is big focus for me. I’ll let the experts handle new hairstyles  and color for me this season because it’s fun… Read more

FGI Dallas’ Night of Stars gala dazzles with star-studded glamour

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In a spectacular evening of fashion and glamour, Fashion Group International of Dallas (FGI Dallas) hosted it’s annual Night of Stars gala on Friday, November 10. Photo: Britt Harless and Heidi Dillon   Each year at the Night of Stars gala, FGI of Dallas presents awards to special guests who are honored for their career achievements. This year, Angela Missoni accepted the Lifetime Achievement award from FGI. Nasiba Adilova received the Career Achievement in Business award; Kenny Goss and Joyce… Read more

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