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Gone to the Dogs (CMigrator copy 1)

Written by | Published November 29, 2010
A few years ago, as I swam laps at the YMCA in Austin, I came up for air to find…

Finding Menil

Written by | Published November 23, 2010
Hiding in Plain Sight, the Menil Collection feature in the December issue reveals one of my favorite “hideaways” from the…

The Pies of Texas are Upon You

Written by | Published November 19, 2010
I want your opinions, but first ... In the December issue of Texas Highways, I explored a few places that…

More on the Trailer Trend in Austin

Written by | Published October 29, 2010
I had dinner last week with Dallas friends who had read about Austin's ever-burgeoning trailer-food trend. "Was this going on…

Blast into Space Center Houston

Written by | Published October 28, 2010
With the impending launch of Space Shuttle Discovery’s last voyage (and end of the Shuttle program in early 2011), it…

Eat, Drink, and Be in Fredericksburg

Written by | Published October 21, 2010
As if the gorgeous autumn weather isn’t excuse enough to cruise the Hill Country ... the 20th annual Fredericksburg Food…

Costumes and Remembrances (CMigrator copy 1)

Written by | Published October 20, 2010
Every year around mid-October, when I receive that much-anticipated invitation to my friends’ annual Halloween costume party, I scramble around…

Costumes and Remembrances

Written by | Published October 20, 2010

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,…
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