5 Fords, Full of Fun Features for Texans

by Marika Flatt on December 9, 2019

Ford Motor Company has a super fleet of 2019 vehicles designed to knock your socks off!  We’re a Ford family---we’ve purchased three Expeditions in the 18 years that we’ve had kids---they’re just a great family...

#MusicMonday: Shindig-ing Across Texas

by Julie Tereshchuk on December 9, 2019

Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis, one of country-Americana’s coolest couples, share an undeniable musical chemistry.  And, for the 2019 holiday season, Texans across the state get to celebrate the holidays with the Texan twosome during...

#TXVoices: By the Numbers, Texans Bringing Light to the World’s Poorest Areas

by Steve Vincent on December 6, 2019

See a problem. Find a solution. Fix it. This pioneering spirit still resides deep in the heart of Texans today. It certainly moved me to act 10 years ago when the United Methodist Committee on...

Five Minutes With Barbara Horan, Owner, the historic Texan Theater

by Lisa Davis on December 5, 2019

With a history as long as the Trinity River, the Texan Theater has been brought back to life.  In 1935, the Texan Theater became one of several movie theaters in the tiny North Texas town...

Five Minutes With Paulet Del Castillo, Co-star, ABC’s New Sitcom “Mixed-ish”

by Bob Valleau on December 5, 2019

Paulet Del Castillo, a North Texas high school freshman, appears in ABC’s new sitcom “Mixed-ish” and is excited about her role.  “Mixed-ish” is based on the story of Rainbow Johnson, who recounts her experience growing...

#TXAway: 12 Tips for More Affordable Travel

by Marika Flatt and Cullen Parker on December 5, 2019

The holiday season is one of the busiest travel times of the year—and for good reason.  With the kids out of school, the holidays are the perfect time to pack up and visit family across...

#TXBites: Calling All Coffee Drinkers – Collaborative Trade Coffee is a Thing & It’s in Houston

by Gabi De la Rosa on December 4, 2019

Delicious coffee and scratch made bakery goods - what else could you ask for? How about drinking quality coffee with a conscience? We have all seen or heard of fair trade coffee, but do you...

Fa-la-la Fabulous Gifts for Her

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on December 9, 2019

She’s your wife, mom, sister, daughter, bestie... and your love her to bits. But, what perfect present will melt her heart this holiday season? Take a look through our stylish selection—from the fun to the...

GOAT Holiday Gifts for Tweens + Teens

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on December 5, 2019

Looking for the latest and greatest must-have for your favorite tweens and teens this season? Relax and check out our handpicked gifts—they’ll be talked and texted about for years to come! Tip: Click the photos...

11 Ways to Warm His Heart this Holiday Season

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on December 3, 2019

With the decade drawing to a close, why not end 2019 on a high? No need to panic, though! Sit back, relax and browse our carefully selected guide. Your seasonal shopping’s sure to be done...

#MusicMonday: Illenium Ascends in Dallas

by Aki Wada & Julie Tereshchuk on December 2, 2019

Continuing a landmark 2019, Denver-based artist Nick Miller—known professionally as Illenium—released his third full-length studio album, Ascend, August 16. November 16, Dallas-area fans got to celebrate with the great showman when he played The Pavilion...

15 Great Holiday Gifts for Littles

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on November 29, 2019

It’s time to shop for that special little someone. And that means it’s time for you to relax, as we’ve got 15 great ideas for you to make their dreams come true. Tip: Click the...

5 Ways to Get In the Glow at Old West Christmas Light Fest 2019

by Bebe Brown on November 27, 2019

Looking for a unique, quintessentially “Texas” holiday event this year? Look no further than Old West Christmas Light Fest at Enchanted Springs Ranch. Outside of scenic Boerne, Old West Christmas Light Fest features winding, entertaining...

Texas Essentials: J. Robert Moore, Actor, Director & “Golden Girls” Fan 

by Lisa Davis on November 26, 2019

J. Robert Moore says, “If I wasn’t acting, and I didn’t work in the theater at all, I would probably---be very sad and gloomy somewhere.” As a result of being called “so dramatic” by his...

#TXBites: Cut and Dried, the Art of Charcuterie

by Dawn Robinette on November 26, 2019

Cured meats, a bit of cheese, nuts, dried fruit or berries, jams, jellies, honeycomb, crackers, baguettes. Put a spread together, call it charcuterie and watch people swarm. Holiday entertaining at its simplest and finest! It’s...

Your Ho-Ho-Ho-liday Guide to Texas, 2019

by Julie Tereshchuk on November 22, 2019

Other parts of the country might be pulling on the mittens, lacing up the snow boots and throwing a log on the fire. In Texas, we’ve got our own ways of celebrating the holidays. Here...

Texas College Football’s Top Traditions

by Cullen Parker on November 21, 2019

College football bowl games are right around the corner. For Texans, it’s an especially big deal. Bowl season might as well be its own holiday season, with several teams in the state all vying for...

Six Dallas Museums To Charm the Kids

by Kirsten Maxwell on November 19, 2019

Dallas might be known for the Cowboys, the State Fair, and the TV show of the same name, but it is so much more than those three things. Families heading to this cosmopolitan city will...

#WineWednesday: Wine Hits for the Holiday Table

by Robin Barr Sussman on November 13, 2019

A cheat sheet for procrastinators! Ho, ho, ho! The holidays start now and last through January 1, a festive stretch of entertaining and wine consumption. Don’t know what wine to serve with turkey and stuffing?...

Pack This. Not That. Our Top 11 Travel Must-Haves

by Marika Flatt on October 22, 2019

We love curating and testing out the best in travel products, perfect to stash in your bag for any fall or holiday travels on your calendar. From comfy (and beautiful) apparel to the latest in...

“Holiday Heroes,” ZACH Theatre’s Family Musical

by Lisa Davis on December 3, 2019

“Holiday Heroes” enables kids of all ages to celebrate the differences in the world around them. There’s nothing like a ZACH Theatre holiday musical to usher in the start of the Christmas season. This 45-minute...