About the blog…
Born of the desire to have an honest online destination exploring lifestyle in Dallas and Collin counties, I created and launched Pop Goes the City™ in the summer of 2011. As a reflection of my life, Pop Goes the City™ is focused on life, food, style and events in Dallas and Collin counties. It serves as a platform for me to share information on local businesses, people, shopping and my must-have finds in housewares, accessories, fashion and beauty.
I love to talk to people and Pop Goes the City™ offers the perfect avenue to interview metroplex movers and shakers, business owners and influencers. In turn, I can introduce readers to the people behind the things they love most in the metroplex.
Since launching Pop Goes the City™, I have had the pleasure to interact with amazing people outside of the metroplex as well. Indeed, almost all of Pop Goes the City™ will consist of local information. However periodically, I will also write about “people and things around the web and beyond the metroplex” that I think North Texans should know about through interviews with personalities that entertain me or mentions of brands that I love.
About the blogger…
Leslie Chatman, born in Dallas – raised in Plano, has passion for both cities and loves living in the North Texas area. She is the owner/designer of LunaTeal Jewelry – a Dallas based design company. Chatman is currently volunteering on the planning committee for the Hope’s Door 2014 Evening of Hope Gala, a committee she served on in 2010 and 2013. In the past, she volunteered on the planning committee for the 2012 Silver Dollar Ball benefiting American Cancer Society and is always searching for the next exciting opportunity to serve her community. She enjoys writing and has contributed to popular online lifestyle and fashion publications Chic Galleria and Fashion Wrap Up. Chatman is an avid sports fan – particularly football, basketball and wrestling. Keep up with what she is doing in her personal column LeslieTypes™ where you can read special articles from and learn more about the voice behind Pop Goes the City™.