Women’s Storybook Project Hosts Luncheon on National Love People Day

by Gracie Watt on September 28, 2020

Scary fact number one: 80% of incarcerated women in Texas are mothers. Scary fact number two: children of incarcerated parents are six to nine times more likely to someday be incarcerated themselves.  Luckily, the nonprofit...

#TXVoices: SHAB, Dallas-based Indie-Pop Artist

by Gracie Watt on August 24, 2020

Dallas-based artist, refugee and mother SHAB is rising in popularity and on the charts with her new single “Spell On Me.” SHAB is nothing short of a rising pop goddess. Her potential shines through in...

Texas Essentials: 10-Year-Old Kai Walker, Baker and Houston Business Owner

by Gracie Watt on August 6, 2020

What started as a father-daughter hobby in the kitchen soon turned into the successful, keto-friendly business for 10-year-old Houstonian Makai “Kai” Walker. Now, this focused tween runs Kai’s Kookies, a “customer-focused keto, vegan and gluten-free...

#TXVoices: Jason and Justin Jackson, Tahwahkaro Whiskey Distillers

by Gracie Watt on July 14, 2020

Brothers Jason and Justin Jackson are making their mark in Grapevine, Texas, distilling grain-to-glass with their award winning business, Tahwahkaro Distilling Company. Based in historic Grapevine (centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth), Tahwahkaro Distilling...

ATX Hosts First Virtual TV Festival: What to Look Forward To

by Gracie Watt on June 2, 2020

ATX Television Festival Season 9 is going virtual! Tune in from your living room as we celebrate #TVTogether June 5-7. Waiting in line in the heat and struggling to decide which event to attend at...

Five Minutes With Texas Author Kathy L. Murphy, the Original Pulpwood Queen

by Gracie Watt on May 27, 2020

Kathy L. Murphy wears many hats and styles many heads as the Pulpwood Queen’s Book Club Reading Nation stays strong and active after 20 years.  Just two short decades ago, Murphy began a book club...

#TravelTuesday: Resort-Owning Texans Living Dream Life in Belize

by Gracie Watt on May 26, 2020

From Dallas to Belize, the Montgomerys have worked hard to accomplish their dreams. Brian and Brenda Montgomery were childhood sweethearts who married right out of high school. In 1987, they moved to Longview, Texas, and...

#TXPlaylist Vol. 1, Lockdown Listening

by Gracie Watt on March 17, 2020

Hey, Texas music fans! What are you listening to now your favorite shows are cancelling and venues closing? If you’re looking for some great tips, take a peek at our newest feature, shining the spotlight...