TXAway: Get on the Water This Summer

by Marika Flatt on July 7, 2022

No Boat? No Problem!  Texans know that nothing beats the blistering heat quite like a lake day, but not everyone knows that this luxury can be enjoyed even if you do not own a boat....

Five Minutes With Houston’s Popular Tween Model, Actor Natalie Mull

by Bob Valleau on July 6, 2022

Natalie Mull, 11, is a top model who helped launch Houston-based Francesca’s boutique clothing line for tweens called, “Franki for Girls.” Even though she loves to model, Natalie also enjoys being on stage and performing...

#TXAway: Game On! A Grand Way to Enjoy San Antonio

by Dawn Robinette on June 30, 2022

Looking for the perfect way to up your vacation game with a San Antonio getaway? Add some real games to your stay at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk to score an absolute vacation...

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Texas-Style Fourth of July Recipes

by Nicolette Penner on June 24, 2022

With Fourth of July right around the corner, it’s time to start making your menu for your fun-filled day. Whether you’re looking for a festive patriotic parfait or a delicious new barbeque recipe, dive into the...

Five Minutes with Plano, TX, Resident and 2021 National Figure Skating Medalist Champion Amber Glenn

by Bob Valleau on June 23, 2022

Amber Glenn, 22, missed an appearance in the 2022 Winter Olympics due a bout with the Coronavirus, but that has not stopped her. She continues to compete in a sport she loves and one in...

Five Minutes with Central Texas Resident and Veteran TV/Film Actor Randall Oliver

by Bob Valleau on June 16, 2022

Although he has acted in dozens of films and has traveled worldwide, TV/film veteran actor Randall Oliver feels most at home with his wife on his ranch in Topsey, TX, and the surrounding area.  [caption...

#TXReads: Character Inspiration from Giants in Texas History and Literature

by Mark Zvonkovic on June 13, 2022

Mark Zvonkovic practiced law for 35 years at three multinational law firms in Houston and New York City. He has written three novels. His most recent, Belinda, a legal thriller, releases in June.   Character...

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#TravelTuesday: Visit Nacogdoches, The Oldest Town in Texas

by Marika Flatt and Katt Noble on June 7, 2022

East Texas is often overlooked as a weekend vacation destination. But there is something about the beautiful, peaceful piney woods of East Texas that recharges your mind and spirit.  Home of Stephen F. Austin State...

Visit Historic Fredericksburg: A Charming Summer Getaway in the Texas Hill Country

by Bebe Brown on May 31, 2022

Routinely voted as one of the nation's top small towns, Fredericksburg is a must-visit for a Texas summer getaway. Centrally located in the Texas Hill Country, the charming German community is an easy, scenic drive...