Best Mac and Cheese

Best Mac and Cheese

1 pound dried elbow macaroni 1 cup unsalted butter 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 cups whole milk 1 cup heavy cream 1 teaspoon dry mustard 8 ounces cream cheese 4 cups shredded medium sharp  cheddar cheese  2 cups shredded fontina cheese Salt to taste Heat oven to 400F and butter a 9 x 13 baking […]

Crystal structures explored in new exhibit

Crystal structures explored in new exhibit

By Taylor Mayad The works of internationally renowned jewelry designer Paula Crevoshay have captivated hearts for decades, from jewelry connoisseurs to celebrities and amateur gem buffs. The Perot Museum of Nature and Science will showcase a curated collection of Crevoshay’s stunning nature-inspired creations when The Shape of Matter – Through An Artist’s Eye opens Oct. […]

New play shows struggle for equality

New play shows struggle for equality

By Shari Goldstein Stern Who knew that 100 years later, after a lengthy fight with the government over women’s right to be heard, to express opinions, to collaborate with those having different experiences and to have a say in electing officials, women would still be fighting for their rights? The passing of the 19th Amendment […]

New pitch for old Reverchon Ballpark

New pitch for old Reverchon Ballpark

By David Mullen The historic first pitch at Reverchon Ballpark took place in the 1920s. The pitch to restore historic Reverchon Ballpark took place in 2021. Located at Maple Avenue and Turtle Creek Boulevard in Oak Lawn, the 42-acre city park formed in 1915 was named after Julien Reverchon, a French botanist who lived in […]

Big cats knead biscuits, too

Big cats knead biscuits, too

By Dr. Beth Leermakres As you watch your cat stalk a toy mouse with intense focus, it’s easy to see the big cat predator lurking in her. How similar are house cats to the big cats? Did your pet cat descend from a lion?  Scientists examined the DNA of nearly 1000 wild and domestic cats […]

Chicken Salad Melts

Chicken Salad Melts

2 cups chopped cooked chicken 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/2 cup red seedless grapes, halved 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon onion powder Salt and pepper to taste  4 slices brioche or other bread, lightly toasted  2 cups shredded sharp  cheddar cheese Heat broiler. Line a baking sheet […]

High school sweethearts, gardeners host Autumn at the Arboretum

High school sweethearts, gardeners host Autumn at the Arboretum

By Juliette Coulter Growing up in a gardening family, Judy Sosbee decided to volunteer at the Dallas Arboretum, along with her husband, Greg, during 2020. The Sosbees, who also like to work in their own garden, love indulging their gardening passion at the Arboretum, especially by working with visitors to the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure […]

New moving exhibit provides critical insight

New moving exhibit provides critical insight

By Becky Mayad The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas will present the United States. premiere of The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia by internationally renowned artist Ho Tzu Nyen, featuring an enthralling, constantly evolving moving-image installation. The exhibition opens Sept. 25, and continues through Jan. 30, 2022 at […]

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