Travel

October November Events

WAXAHACHIE EVENTS OCTOBER 1ST-29TH SCREAMS HALLOWEEN THEME PARK OCTOBER 7TH 12PM STAMPEDE OF SPEED CATTLE DRIVE AT RAILYARD PARK OCTOBER 15TH DOWNTOWN JAMBOREE AT RAILYARD PARK OCTOBER 27TH TRICK OR TREAT ON THE SQUARE OCTOBER 29TH TEXAS COUNTRY REPORTER FESTIVAL NOVEMBER 4TH-6TH ECLSR HOLIDAY MARKET NOVEMBER 12TH 6TH ANNUAL BRIDGES BANDS & BBQ BASH NOVEMBER…

By George, let’s head to Brazos Valley!

TEXANS With the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum just minutes away, the 41st President of the United States, who transplanted to Texas around 1948, is most definitely one of the honored and notable “Georges”! His beloved wife is also recognized just inside The George ™. Enter the front doors and you’ll immediately be…

Santa Fe for all Seasons

If you have read my articles over the years you know Santa Fe is one of my favorite destinations, and this time of year is no exception. The fall season is also a perfect time for getting off the beaten path and venturing outside New Mexico’s famous city. If you fly into Albuquerque, take the…

August September Events

WAXAHACHIE EVENTSENNIS EVENTSAugust September 2022 AUGUST 6TH BACK TO SCHOOL BASH AT RAILYARD PARK AUGUST 6TH & 7TH BIG TOP CRAFT SHOW AT THE CIVIC CENTER AUGUST 20TH FUN RUN CAR SHOW AT GETZENDANER PARK AUGUST 27TH WOMEN’S EXPO AT THE CIVIC CENTER SEPTEMBER 16TH-18TH ANTIQUE ALLEY TEXAS SEPTEMBER 17TH C10’S IN THE PARK &…

Greetings from 30A

For several years I have been hearing wonderful things about the beach towns in the Florida panhandle along what is known as scenic Highway 30A. Many of our friends make it a regular destination and a few even own homes there, saying it is a great place to make wonderful family memories season after season.…

June July Events

WAXAHACHIE EVENTS ENNIS EVENTS SUMMER 2022 JUNE 4TH & 5TH GINGERBREAD TRAIL TOUR OF HOMES AND ANTIQUES & BOUTIQUES MARKET JUNE 14TH-16TH ALL-STAR WEEK WITH COMMUNITY CONCERT BY JAKE WORTHINGTON JUNE 18TH RAILPORT FATHERS DAY BEER STROLL ON THE DOWNTOWN SQUARE JULY 2ND LIBERTY AND LEMONADE ON THE DOWNTOWN SQUARE JULY 3RD CRAPE MYRTLE FESTIVAL&…

Giddy Up Texicana Style

Nostalgic travelers or contemporary Wanderlusts with an affinity for the open road can delight in the resurgence of the remarkable motor court! Flashback to mid century America when auto travel felt like a true adventure. There were those magical moments in time when a roadside motel lit by a neon sign was an exciting destination.…

Porto & The Duoro Valley

For two years we have talked about where we would choose to go after the COVID restrictions lifted for international travel and without hesitation our family all agreed on Portugal. One of our favorite places in the world is the Portuguese city of Porto, a UNESCO-listed city full of baroque and 19th-century architecture set along…