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Native Plant Week is here!

Written by | Published October 19, 2010
A few years ago, after writing a story on the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, I got the…

Best of Times, Wurst of Times

Written by | Published October 15, 2010
In our November issue, we delve into the joys of traditional (and not-so-traditional) hot dogs, with a sidebar on New…

Book Some Humor at Texas Book Festival

Written by | Published October 15, 2010
Amy Sedaris with David Rakoff in the Cooking Tent promoting her book, "I Like You" in 2006. Little known tip:…

It's Texas Wine Month

Written by | Published October 12, 2010
Hello, there! It has been awhile since my last blog, and it's good to be back! It's Texas Wine Month,…

Eastland's Majestic Theater

Written by | Published October 6, 2010
Eastland sits next to Interstate 20, about 1.5 hours west of Fort Worth (and about the same distance east of…

Deep-fried blog: Dining at the State Fair

Written by | Published August 26, 2010
I'm not sure I understand the competition to come up with the next best fried thing, and I'm not here…

Fresh Sushi from a Trailer

Written by | Published August 25, 2010
The chopstick wrapper may say "good luck," but you won't need it at Sushi-A-Go-Go. From left: Dynamite Roll and Sunshine…

Dinner and a Show in Denison

Written by | Published June 24, 2010
After a day of packing up my daughter's belongings at Austin College in Sherman for the return trip home to…

Fore! Fantastic Fun in Fort Worth

Written by | Published June 3, 2010
So fortunate to personally experience and thoroughly enjoy the Sunday final round of the PGA Tour's Crowne Plaza Invitatational at…

By golly, Paris has a new trolley

Written by | Published May 19, 2010
Lots to enjoy in the Lamar County seat of Paris. This northeast Texas community is proud of its Eiffel Tower…

One School, Two Stars

Written by | Published May 14, 2010
The border is beautiful, indeed. Miss Texas, Kelsey Elizabeth Moore, and Miss New Mexico, Rosanne Aguilar, both students at the…

Music for Mom and Everyone Else, Too

Written by | Published May 7, 2010
Thrilled to finally see and hear Michael Ramos' band Charanga Cakewalk at Austin City Hall's outdoor Live from the Plaza…
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