We’ll drink to that.
What: Raise a glass to Mumsy — the California wine (red or white) has her name all over it.
Why: It’s a bargain at twelve bucks a bottle.
When: Sunday is Mother’s Day.
Where: EatZi’s, 3403 Oak Lawn Ave. (214-526-1515).
Wine on the Roof
What: A Gone with the Wind-themed night with four-legged fashions modeled by homeless pets, fine vino, food, raffles, and a silent auction.
Why: All proceeds benefit East Lake Pet Orphanage, a no-kill shelter that rescues, rehabilitates, and finds loving, permanent homes for stray and abandoned animals.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.
Where: East Lake Pet Orphanage, 10101 E. Northwest Hwy. (214-342-3100). Tickets online ($65) at wineontheroof.com or at the door ($75).
Write More Good
What: Co-author Ken Lowery of The Bureau Chiefs signs his spoof of the AP Stylebook.
Why: Part journalism textbook, part comedic rag (When writing about a celebrity for an online audience, save your readers time by linking directly to nude photos of him or her), the hilarious volume had us in stitches.
When: Thurs., 7 p.m.
Where: A Real Bookstore, 113 Prairie Rd., Fairview (972-398-9888).
What: A new, affordable Vietnamese diner serving authentic eats ($3-$18) such as pho (traditional soup with fresh veggies and herbs), bun (vermicelli with grilled meat), and bubble tea.
Why: Creator Khanh Dao is the brains behind Steel.
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 4727 Frankford Rd., ste. 409 (972-267-7466).
Photo: Courtesy of EatZi’s
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