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...

#FoodieFriday: Take Your Taste Buds to the Islands at San Antonio’s Mi Roti

by Dawn Robinette on September 4, 2020

Ready to explore the Caribbean? After all that 2020 has brought our way, who isn’t?!? While your passport may be collecting dust, your taste buds can be on island time thanks to Mi Roti, a...

#FoodieFriday: Join the Bread Culture at La Panadería

by Dawn Robinette on July 31, 2020

No matter how you’re quarantining, isolating, socially distancing or whatever the latest verb is to describe what we’re going through, we all have to eat. But there’s a difference between mere sustenance and food that...

Chartering Summer Fun for All Ages Across Texas

by Dawn Robinette on July 2, 2020

Like the rest of 2020, there’s nothing normal about this summer. Except that the usual boredom and malaise that can hit when routines are upended are at an all-time high. As our usual summer go-tos...

Briscoe’s “Night of Artists” Showcases Art and Beauty of the West

by Bebe Brown on March 4, 2020

It should come as no surprise that one of the largest Western art auctions in the world takes place annually in Texas. After all, everything is bigger here, right? Update, Mar 17: The Briscoe Western...

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...

#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...