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Extraordinary Texans: Mary Kemp

At age 86, Mary Kemp takes the long view about bluebonnets and history. For more than 30 years she has…

Art for All

Houston suffers from no shortage of museums, but I’ve always thought of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, as the…

Lounging in Style

  Once you step into the Garza Furniture showroom, located along a nondescript side street just blocks from Marfa’s renovated…

Extraordinary Texans: Donna Shaver

Donna shaver first glimpsed the Gulf of Mexico in 1980, arriving at Padre Island National Seashore as a college student…

The Coolest Small Towns

Every Texas town has its distinctive qualities and attractions—just ask the locals. Given the more than 2,000 small towns that…

Extraordinary Texans: Joel Guzman

In Spanish, “conjunto” means “together.”  Conjunto is also a lively musical style born on the Texas-Mexico border in the early…

Extraordinary Texans: Loncito Cartwright

When 53-year-old Loncito Cartwright says his family came to Texas before the war, he means the Texas Revolution of 1835-36.…

The Most Amazing Vistas

Texans who are lucky enough to live among the vistas of this great big state share a common morning ritual:…

New Braunfels' wealth of activities

In the September 2013 issue, writer Michelle Burgess delves into the history and restoration of the beautiful Comal County Courthouse…

Hurricane Highball

This refreshing and elegant cocktail is perfect for patio parties. The house-made passion fruit- coconut drinking vinegar (known in bartending…

Paddling the Rio Grande

My family has made a number of trips to Big Bend National Park over the past 30 years, driving the…
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