Holiday Tea at The Adolphus Hotel – Dallas, Texas

I have been trying to get a coveted reservation for Oh, Christmas Tea for about 8 years now.  Beginning October 1st each year, reservations open for the Holiday Tea. They are usually sold out within hours.  This year, I scored! One of the most prestigious hotels in Texas, The Adolphus was built by the famous beer … Continue reading Holiday Tea at The Adolphus Hotel – Dallas, Texas

Salvador Dali: Visions of Eternity – Arlington Museum of Art – Arlington, Texas

Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy is not an easy read.  Ironically, he wrote it as an easy read for the common man to enjoy, or to say, it wasn't written in Latin.  He started writing it in 1308 and completed it in 1320.  A year later he died.  Consisting of 3 parts (Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso) most people read Inferno and stop … Continue reading Salvador Dali: Visions of Eternity – Arlington Museum of Art – Arlington, Texas

Stranger Things Season 2

Whoa. I am completely blown away by Netflix's damn near perfect follow-up to Stranger Things Season 1. There are twists and turns that come out of nowhere.  Our favorite cast members are joined by some new and important characters. Scenes are funny, scary, frustrating, heartbreaking and cheer-out-loud worthy. It is hard for me to give a … Continue reading Stranger Things Season 2

The History of Halloween

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays of the year. All credit goes to the History Channel. It's one of America's favorite holidays, but what's the real story behind the tricks and treats of Halloween?   Halloween is an annual holiday, celebrated each year on October 31, that has roots in age-old European traditions. It … Continue reading The History of Halloween

Misty Keasler: HAUNT – Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Part of The Blog Cabin’s 31 Days of Spooky Fun 2017 Series I seriously enjoyed the hell out of this. Photographer Misty Keasler from Dallas has an exhibit at The Modern Museum of Fort Worth titled “HAUNT”.  It contains images from 13 haunted houses across the US.  These are not houses that are haunted, but … Continue reading Misty Keasler: HAUNT – Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Top Seven Haunted Battlefields – From The Civil War To Stalingrad

Part of The Blog Cabin’s 31 Days of Spooky Fun 2017 Series Battlefields are some of the most haunted places on the planet.  With so much fear, violence, and death concentrated in a single location, it is no wonder. All credit for this article goes to Holly Godbey and War History Online Dec 12, 2016 Holly … Continue reading Top Seven Haunted Battlefields – From The Civil War To Stalingrad