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Giving Young Texans the Gift of History

Sep 25, 2019 By TM Promotions

Last year, almost 100,000 students, teachers, and chaperones from 111 counties in Texas connected with the Bullock Museum, and we look forward to welcoming even more through our doors this year.

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Good Newscast: Episode 18

Sep 24, 2019 By TM Promotions

The Texas Optimism Project and Frost Bank are proud to share episode 18 of Good Newscast, a podcast about good news in the world. Optimism can change lives, but it doesn’t always come easy. Join hosts Owen Egerton, Arely Silva and Andrew Roush as they dive headfirst into exploring the…

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Texas Book Festival 2019 Lineup Reveal Party

Sep 20, 2019 By TM Promotions

The special evening kicked off at Hannah Stallings and John Little’s grand Pemberton Heights estate in Austin. To reveal the 2019 festival author lineup, the splendid home was transformed into a temporary bookshop, with each room (as well as the property’s belvedere overlooking a koi pond) highlighting a separate category…

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The Bull x The Horns: Is “Manifesting” Effective?

Sep 17, 2019 By TM Promotions

Q: I hear a lot about “manifesting” and how some people just believe, focus and think about something they want in their lives and then they use positive thinking to help them get it. It seems like wishful thinking, or a passive way to reach goals. Is there any science…

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The Escape Room Aboard the USS Lexington

Sep 16, 2019 By TM Promotions

The USS Lexington arrived in Corpus Christi in 1992, opened that October, and has since served as a naval aviation museum and educational facility that explores the deep and rich history the ship holds. Nicknamed “The Blue Ghost” during World War II, the ship’s flight deck aboard the USS Lexington…

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Brews and Bay Views in Corpus Christi

Sep 16, 2019 By TM Promotions

Corpus Christi’s craft beer scene is booming as new breweries and brewpubs open throughout the city. There are restaurants that have begun their own brewing operations, as well as local brews on tap in almost every Corpus Christi restaurant. Escape the beach and the Texas heat for a little while,…

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Foodie Experience in Corpus Christi

Sep 16, 2019 By TM Promotions

With seafood, sushi, and burgers galore, there is no a shortage of dining options in Corpus Christi. Because new restaurants are opening frequently all over the city, Corpus Christi is becoming quite the foodie destination. When envisioning a true Corpus Christi lunch experience, sitting on an open-air pier over the…

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Top Photo Spots in Corpus Christi

Sep 16, 2019 By TM Promotions

Corpus Christi is a diverse, ever-growing, Texas beach town is filled with endless scenic opportunities to explore the outdoors, eat your weight in delicious seafood, learn about the history and culture of the city, and relax on the beach with a local beer in hand. With so many intriguing places…

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Beaumont-The Best of Both Worlds

Sep 11, 2019 By TM Promotions

Straddling borders but not bound by state lines, Beaumont is big Texas fun with Cajun flair. Embodying the best of the Lone Star State and Louisiana with Southern charm to boot, it’s so unique that we made up an adjective to describe our culture – Texiana.

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Good Newscast: Episode 17

Sep 10, 2019 By TM Promotions

The Texas Optimism Project and Frost Bank are proud to share episode 17 of Good Newscast, a podcast about good news in the world. Optimism can change lives, but it doesn’t always come easy. Join hosts Owen Egerton, Arely Silva and Andrew Roush as they dive headfirst into exploring the…

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South Padre Island Experience

Sep 6, 2019 By TM Promotions

This summer, Ana Cruz, author of the lifestyle blog Rollos De Mujeres, paid her first visit to South Padre Island. From dolphin watching to family waterparks, Cruz’s trip to the Texas Coast was one for the books.

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Five Ways to Say “Spa-ahh” This Fall

Aug 26, 2019 By TM Promotions

Sometimes one has to get away in order to get back to one’s true self. Whether you’re looking for a rejuvenating weekend getaway or a far-flung all-encompassing retreat, here are five sanctuaries worth savoring.

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GONZO247 Optimism Lounges are Popping Up in Downtown Houston

Aug 24, 2019 By TM Promotions

Ever find yourself in need of a break? A quiet moment all to yourself—or perhaps shared with a friend—that can recharge your soul and change your entire perspective on the day? You’re not alone. But sometimes you just need a little reminder to take time for your mental…

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How to Prize Fest in Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana

Aug 23, 2019 By TM Promotions

From January to February, the people of Shreveport-Bossier yell, “Throw me something mister!” to Mardi Gras parade floats rolling through downtown Shreveport. In early October, on some of the same streets they cheer, “¡Viva La Film Prize!” Prize Fest, like Mardi Gras, is engrained in the culture of northwest Louisiana.

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Good Newscast: Episode 16

Aug 20, 2019 By TM Promotions

In episode 16 of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen praises the equalizing power of the see-saw, Arely shows us how easy it can be to help alleviate grim conditions at the border, and Andrew finds a Korean precedent for protest in Hong Kong.

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Texas Whiskey Trail Certified

Aug 19, 2019 By TM Promotions

Last year, the Texas Whiskey Association made the decision that in order for it to be considered true Certified Texas Whiskey, all of these steps must be done in the Lone Star State.

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The Bull x The Horns: How to be Optimistically Negative

Aug 15, 2019 By TM Promotions

Q: I struggle with being honest when people ask me about things in life that, frankly, kind of suck. This theme pops up in different areas of life, but particularly as a new mom with PPD, I don’t know how to address my experiences entering parenthood. I don’t want to…

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Good Newscast: Episode 15

Aug 5, 2019 By TM Promotions

This episode, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen honors YOLO poets, Andrew seeks the balance between bears and wolves, and Arely talks about high schoolers building houses. But as they cover this week's stories, all three hosts start to ponder the existential question—What IS news?

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Good Newscast: Episode 14

Jul 29, 2019 By TM Promotions

In this episode of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Arely, Andrew, and Owen spotlight good news about public health, mental health, and an underground international safety network that provides assistance to people across the world who are LGBTQ.

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Good Newscast: Episode 13

Jul 23, 2019 By TM Promotions

In episode 13 of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen takes us on a pilgrimage across Spain, Andrew spotlights new ways to keep plastic from outnumbering fish in our oceans, and Arely gives us the story behind the story of a hero meteorologist in Abilene.

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The Bull x The Horns: Help! I Have Imposter Syndrome.

Jul 22, 2019 By TM Promotions

Q: My husband works in a creative field and has ‘imposter syndrome.’ He worries that he’s not talented enough or can replaced at any moment. When he thinks about pursuing new opportunities, he becomes terrified of failure—professionally and financially. This stress is causing him to withdraw and be unhappy. How…

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Austin’s Historic Places

Jul 16, 2019 By TM Promotions

The City of Austin is rich with history and culture, boasting a variety of cherished landmarks that elevate the area. From its stunning springs to its quaint museums, each gem tells a story of Old Austin while informing the present, as a reminder of how far the city has come and will continue to thrive.

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For “Bobby Bones” Host Amy Brown, Optimism is a Choice

Jul 2, 2019 By TM Promotions

Austin native Amy Brown is a radio personality on the popular syndicated “Bobby Bones” radio show. Broadcasting live from Nashville, Amy often shares stories from her life with listeners. When her mother, Judy, was diagnosed in 2012 with cancer for the third time, Amy shared how she chose joy through…

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Grill Like a Texan: Other Meats

Jun 27, 2019 By TM Promotions

Chicken is sometimes underappreciated due to its neutral flavor, but that makes it a fantastic backdrop for marinades and rubs. Grill bone-in, marinated chicken quarters over medium-low heat with a visit to the hot side of the grill to crisp the skin. Choose thicker cuts of fish over leaner fish…

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Grill Like a Texan: Sides and Desserts

Jun 27, 2019 By TM Promotions

The grill is the perfect place to round out the menu because practically anything that you can cook indoors, you can cook outdoors. Cut squash and potatoes lengthwise for grillable pieces that you can serve whole or cut after they’re cooked through. Whip up smoky green beans and asparagus by…

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Grill Like a Texan: Marinades vs. Rubs

Jun 26, 2019 By TM Promotions

Marinades serve double duty by adding zippy, delicious flavors as well as tenderizing the meat. Acidic liquids like vinegar, mustard, lemon juice, or wine serve as the tenderizer, while herbs and flavorful vegetables like garlic, thyme, onion, and rosemary provide flavor notes. Marinate less-tender cuts…

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Grill Like a Texan: Novice Mistakes

Jun 26, 2019 By TM Promotions

We’ve all been there: Visions of photo-ready grilling give way to burned burgers, empty fuel tanks, or dried-out chicken. Keep the grill dream alive by heading off common mistakes.   COLD SNAP Charcoal requires time to reach optimal cooking heat. Don’t slap meat on the grill until the coals…

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Grill Like a Texan: How to Grill a Steak

Jun 26, 2019 By TM Promotions

Choose a grill-worthy cut. For a tender steak, look to cuts such as ribeye, strip steak, and top sirloin. Flat iron, skirt and flank steaks are leaner and benefit from marinating. Avoid excessive edge fat and gristle, and look for fresh, deep-red color. H-E-B makes this easy on…

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Recipe: Spicy Hawaiian Burger

Jun 26, 2019 By TM Promotions

Chef Sean’s Spicy Hawaiian Burger Prep time: 5 minutes Cook time: 20 minutes Serves: 2 Ingredients 2 pineapple slices Nonstick spray 2 H‑E‑B Sliced Canadian Bacon 2 H‑E‑B Prime 1 Brisket Burgers 1/4 tsp. kosher salt 1/4 tsp. black pepper…