Kimberly Jeffries

Articles by Kimberly Jeffries

Books That Cook

Nov 1, 2005 By Kimberly Jeffries

When you buy a cookbook that is part of a series entitled, “Great Restaurants of the World,” you know you’re in for some lavish lessons in the culinary arts. Part homage to the famous North Dallas restaurant and part cookbook, III Forks: An Insider’s Look at the Famed Restaurant and…

Texas History 101

Nov 1, 2004 By Kimberly Jeffries

While it can boast about the more than 6,300 ships that passed through its waters last year, the Port of Houston started out as a mere loading point for cotton on the way to the Port of Galveston.

She’s a Lady

Nov 1, 2004 By Kimberly Jeffries

Executive editor Mimi Swartz, who wrote this month’s cover story, “The Good Wife,” on biographers’ failure to capture Laura Bush.

Texas Tidbits

Nov 1, 2004 By Kimberly Jeffries

Throughout its 112-year history, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has been known for its tendency to overturn the rulings of lower courts on technicalities.