Honoring Texas Women for Leadership and Service

by Margaret Richards on March 5, 2021

To mark International Women’s Day, in Texas we are shining the spotlight on seven individuals who have catalyzed change for women and girls. For 42 years, women across Texas have been honored for outstanding achievements...

#FoodieFriday: San Antonio, Set Your Course Haute South for Southern Fare and Hospitality

by Dawn Robinette on January 29, 2021

San Antonio may be not be a coastal city, but one taste of the seafood at Southerleigh Haute South, you’ll swear the beach can’t be far away. Back story, in case you don’t know Southerleigh...

Play at Hopscotch and Leave the World Behind

by Dawn Robinette on January 21, 2021

Who couldn’t use some escapism? Sure, we kicked 2020 to the curb, yet life as we knew it pre-“The-Year-We-Shall-Not-Name” is still outside of our grasp. But there are still adventures to be had, especially if...

#FoodieFriday: Enjoy a Flavor Explosion at The Jerk Shack

by Dawn Robinette on January 8, 2021

We’ll be honest: the little spot that The Jerk Shack calls home is not impressive.But anyone who has tasted the food and knew their life wouldn’t be complete until they had more will tell you...

Five Minutes With Kate Thomas, San Antonio HS Sophomore, Rising International Ballet Dancer

by Bob Valleau on January 4, 2021

Recently accepted as a student by the Royal Ballet, London, 16-year-old Kate Thomas has now been selected to compete in the finals of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne, Switzerland—another career-making moment for this young Texan....

Happy Holiday Happenings Around Texas for Everyone

by Julie Tereshchuk on December 10, 2020

Take your pick from our rollicking roundup of events and happenings around Texas this holiday season. For 2020, we’ve sought out virtual and outdoor events, with safe social distancing in mind. Happy Holidays, y’all! VIRTUAL...

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#FoodieFriday: Dive Into the Fall Menu at Bakery Lorraine

by Rhonda Jenkins on November 6, 2020

Ever watched a squealing kid dive headlong into a huge pile of autumn leaves?  Now get that same tingle of delight by jumping face first into the heady goodness that is Bakery Lorraine this season....

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Revealed: The Secret Sauce of Hollywood’s Original Blockbusters

by Julie Tereshchuk on October 26, 2020

Just how did the great Hollywood studios make doorbusting blockbuster movies back before CGI, drones and other modern day techno wizardry? All is revealed in a first-time collaboration between San Antonio’s McNay Art Museum and...

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#FoodieFriday: Trick or Treat Yourself, Y’all!

by Julie Tereshchuk on October 23, 2020

We might not be heading to our favorite costume party, or handing out candy to neighborhood kiddos, but we can still have fun, be safe and treat ourselves during the season of all things boo....