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DTX DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

Fall in love with the latest ULR events, new properties on the market and other Dallas happenings here:


West Dallas Luxury Apartment Living

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These luxury apartments put you in close proximity to the best in the area: Delectable dining, superb shopping and fine entertainment. Just a short 5-minute drive from downtown gives you quick access to the Bishop Arts, the West End, Dallas Arts District, Uptown, Design District, and so much more. No matter the lifestyle you desire, our apartments in the Trinity Groves area of West Dallas have something to offer everyone – both inside and out.

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DALLAS HAPPENINGS

1. CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE

Christmas on the Square is the annual tree lighting event held at Heritage Square in Downtown Mesquite. In addition to the annual lighting, there will be complimentary cookies and hot cocoa and food available for purchase. There will also be free children’s craft activities and don’t forget to bring your camera for pictures with Santa.

  • Date: December 3rd
  • Location: Downtown Mesquite | 223 W. Davis St
  • Time: 6:00-8:00pm
  • Admission: Free
  • Website: Here
Photo Courtesy of Trip Savvy.

2. DALLAS HOLIDAY PARADE

Kick-off your family’s holiday season by attending the season’s most spectacular event — marching bands, festive floats, and fun family activities to carry into the new year. The 32nd annual Dallas Holiday Parade will march down Commerce Street in Downtown Dallas Saturday, December 7 at 10 a.m. to ring in the holiday season. Give your children a holiday to remember. On behalf of the Dallas Holiday Parade, come be a part of the magic!

  • Date: December 7th
  • Location: Downtown Dallas | Commerce
  • Time: 10:00am
  • Admission: $20-$150
  • Website: Here
Photo Courtesy of Dallas Holiday Parade.

3. NEW YEARS’ EVE IN DALLAS: PARTY ON THE PLAZA

Enjoy food trucks, drinks and live entertainment from American Idol favorites Castro, plus the Emerald City Elevation Band, all counting down to the Reunion Tower Over-The-Top fireworks – the most unique and unforgettable fireworks show in Texas!

  • Date: December 31st
  • Location: Dallas City Hall | 1500 Marilla St
  • Time: 7:00pm-12:30am
  • Admission: Free
  • Website: Here
Photo Courtesy of CultureMap Dallas.

AGENT OF THE MONTH: Sean Ray

Congratulations on your decision to find your new place to call home. Are you relocating to Dallas? From a nice jog at Klyde-Warren Park, a fun night out in Uptown, a classy dinner in the Deep Ellum area, even catching a game in Downtown, I look forward to exploring the town with you and showing you why  Dallas is one of the coolest cities to live in.

Feel free to find me on Facebook and let’s start a conversation on how I can best serve you. My office hours are 24/7 so feel free to call me morning, noon, or night!

For more information on Sean or to request his services, click here!


PEPPERMINT BARK

The holiday season is in full swing! Here is a tasty festive recipe everyone will love.

INGREDIENTS

  • 12 oz. semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 12 oz. white chocolate, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp. peppermint extract
  • 18 candy canes, crushed

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Fill the bottom of a large pot with 3” water and bring to simmer over medium heat. Reduce heat to low, then place a large heatproof bowl on top. Add semi-sweet chocolate and stir occasionally until chocolate has melted. Stir in extract.
  3. Pour into prepared baking sheet and spread into an even layer with an offset spatula. Refrigerate until set, about 20 minutes.
  4. Over the same pot of barely simmering water, place another large heatproof bowl. Add white chocolate and stir until melted.
  5. Pour over set semi-sweet chocolate then top immediately with candy canes. Refrigerate until set, about 20 minutes.
Photo Courtesy of Delish.

You can view the full recipe here.


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