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Bring Your Horse Along On Vacation

A Woman and Her Horse
Do you stick close to home because you can’t stand being away from your horse for long? It’s a common problem for riding enthusiasts, and there’s a solution. Instead of staying home or leaving your horse behind, bring him along on the trip. While that might sound challenging, these tips... [read more]

Headed To La Grange? Don’t Miss Weikel’s Bakery

variety of cakes and pastries
How far would you travel for some baked goods? Down the street? A few miles? Whatever your answer is, it’s probably not very far. That’s a sign that you’ve yet to eat the divine goodies at Weikel’s Bakery in La Grange, TX. That half-hour drive from Columbus feels like nothing... [read more]

Show Your Gratitude With These Mother’s Day Ideas

mother and daughter cooking together
While you do things to show your mom you love her throughout the year, Mother’s Day is the time to take your efforts to the next level. Along with love, this is the day to demonstrate the appreciation and gratitude you feel. Unfortunately, words can fail even the most eloquent... [read more]

This Homemade Jerky Is The Perfect Road Trip Snack

Dried Beef Jerky snack in white bowl.
Are you tired of paying top dollar for high-quality beef jerky to take on road trips? You can cut down on the cost and enhance the flavor by preparing your own. It’s easy to do, especially when using this Homemade Beef Jerky recipe. After you make it, you’ll be ready... [read more]

The Columbus, TX Country Market Is Back

fresh vegetables at farmer's market
It’s been a long wait, but the Columbus, Texas Country Market is finally back. It started last month and is open on the last Saturday of each month through November, so that the next one will be on April 30. When the date rolls around, you can stop by the... [read more]

Make This Year’s Easter Eggs With A Texas Twist

Easter eggs with confetti
Have you ever been to Fiesta San Antonio? If so, you have probably seen cascarones. The confetti-filled eggs are basically Easter eggs and party favors rolled into one. And while you can’t eat cascarones, they’re a fun way to add a Texas twist to your Easter celebration. Find out how... [read more]

Take A Day Trip Up To Brenham, TX

Bluebonnet bloom in Brenham, Texas
Spring is officially here, and the season is right for a day trip down the road. Brenham is just a quick drive away, and there’s plenty to do and see around town! Visit the Park Fireman’s Park has some fun features for a full afternoon of activity, so it’s a great attraction to... [read more]

Saddle Up For The Houston Rodeo

Horse barrel run at the rodeo.
The Houston Rodeo only comes around once a year. Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has been around since 1932 and is known for its entertainment, education, and charitable events. Houston is the fourth largest city in America, making it the perfect place to host the world's largest livestock show and... [read more]

New Tools To Improve Your Spring Gardening

Man Gardening Background
Do you plant a garden each spring with the hopes that it’ll thrive, but it never works the way you intend? While you might blame a lack of a green thumb, it could be because you don’t have the right tools. Check out some tools that will help you grow... [read more]

Plan Ahead For This Season’s Livestock Shows

calves breeding
Do you plan to attend a livestock show or cattle auction this year? Planning is vital whether it’ll be your first time or you’re a seasoned pro. Check out some tips that’ll help you prepare for this season’s livestock shows. Set a Goal Ahead of Time It’s easy to get caught up... [read more]