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SPRING INTO COLOR

STORY & PHOTOS BY LIVING RIGHT DESIGNS Pantone is the standard language for colors. It is a Matching System and is the standardization system that assists in color matching and identification. It is comprised of 1,867 solid colors. People in different locations can refer to the same color by knowing only the number that identifies…

Dinner With Danny

STORY & PHOTOS BY DINNER WITH DANNY I have lived in Ellis County for 24 years.   The last few years between Waxahachie and Midlothian.   We have passed by Jimmy’s for years but never stopped to eat.   That changed tonight and we won’t be driving past it any more.   I can’t say why we never stopped…

Fresh Florals + Cakes

Fresh Florals + Cakes STORY & PHOTOS BY ANGEL SCHIFFER As the daughter and granddaughter of florists incorporating fresh blooms into baked goods has always been a natural fit for me. I’m inspired by the work that the generations before me did and have found a way to embody my family’s legacy, or what my…

Pantry Pasta Sauces

STORY BY MEAGAN CAMP Pasta is my go-to dinner idea. I find endless ways to take whatever pasta shape I have in my pantry and pull out the odds and ends in my refrigerator and make a cohesive, thoughtful and satisfying dinner – or lunch the next day. The key to staying away from the…

Building Simple Happiness

STORY BY DIANNA GLENN, OWNER + DESIGNER OF ORGANIZED BY DI We trudged on through March as the world we knew seemed further and further away.  Despair filled the air.  I remember months earlier thinking to myself…if only everything would stop for just a little while we could get some things done around here. This…