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Prominent Houston Figures Reveal What They’re Cooking for Dinner During These Social Distancing Times

While we are all trying to support our restaurants by ordering takeout during the pandemic, there are some nights when we feel compelled to stay home and cook dinner. Some are cooking at home more than others. And some are running out of ideas on what to prepare. For inspiration on the subject, PaperCity has … Continued

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At Last — Rudy Tomjanovich Makes the Basketball Hall of Fame, Righting a Sports Wrong

Good news can seem like it’s in very short supply these days, but one happy jolt is at least breaking the Houston sports gloom. Rudy Tomjanovich is finally getting his rightful spot in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Rudy T is going into the Hall. At last. Righting this sports wrong honors the best … Continued

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Top Dallas Salons Delivering Root Touch-Up Kits

I’m often struck by Martha Stewart’s Instagram account (the fun, authentic, real one, not the super polished branded one). This morning, Martha was at it again, warning me not to attempt “any frivolous ‘fixes.’” She also advised everyone to “keep your distance!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”, which I appreciate, though the message didn’t hit me quite as hard. And … Continued

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American Design Houses Shift to Making Face Masks for the Frontline Medical Heroes of Coronavirus

As PaperCity reported last week, Dallas-based designer Jean Liu was one of the first in the American design industry to answer the call to the critical shortages of masks and protective gear when she turned her Michigan-based outdoor furniture company, Woodard, into a manufacturer of non-medical-grade face masks. Now, several preeminent design houses are pivoting … Continued

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Popular Dallas-Fort Worth Baking Company is Now Offering Fresh Breads Delivered to Your Door

Since 1978, Signature Baking Co. has been a supplier of bread, buns, and rolls for restaurants and large entertainment venues in Dallas-Fort Worth. Now, in the wake of COVID-19, the company is pivoting to a direct-to-consumer approach, offering their fresh baked items for delivery to DFW doorsteps. Who couldn’t use some comfort bread right now? … Continued

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Revisiting the Most Beautiful Rooms in Texas

In honor of making a life at home, we’ve rounded up some of the most beautiful Texas interiors discovered in PaperCity editor Rebecca Sherman’s home features throughout the years. Take a virtual walk down memory lane as we step into Brian Bolke’s Lionel Morrison-designed gem along Dallas’ Katy Trail, or an ultra glamorous Hollywood Regency-style stunner …... | Read More

Juice Bar Honors Houston’s Hip Historian With a New Custom Drink

Those who have experienced Mister McKinney’s Historic Houston open-air school-bus tours know the historian cuts a dashing, athletic figure in person. And everyone with a fondness for cold-pressed juice know the pressurized process extracts three to five times more vitamins and minerals than any other method. Combine the two, and you get the Mint-ster McKinney, … Continued

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Juice Bar Honors Houston’s Hip Historian With a New Custom Drink

Those who have experienced Mister McKinney’s Historic Houston open-air school-bus tours know the historian cuts a dashing, athletic figure in person. And everyone with a fondness for cold-pressed juice know the pressurized process extracts three to five times more vitamins and minerals than any other method. Combine the two, and you get the Mint-ster McKinney, … Continued

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Inside a Texas Artist’s Creative Stay-at-Home Life — When Coronavirus Changes the Process

Editor’s note; Mary Margaret Hansen is a visual artist based in Texas. Hansen has written about her European travels and American road trips for PaperCity in the past. Currently, she is featured in the two-person exhibition “Finding Our Way” at The MAC, Dallas. It’s Day 13 hibernating in Houston, sequestered in my downtown mid-rise apartment as …... | Read More

Inside a Texas Artist’s Creative Stay-at-Home Life — When Coronavirus Changes the Process

Editor’s note; Mary Margaret Hansen is a visual artist based in Texas. Hansen has written about her European travels and American road trips for PaperCity in the past. Currently, she is featured in the two-person exhibition “Finding Our Way” at The MAC, Dallas. It’s Day 13 hibernating in Houston, sequestered in my downtown mid-rise apartment as …... | Read More

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