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4th of July in Texas: Fireworks Pictures, Video, Mini Time Lapses, and a High Speed Video

4th of July in Texas: Fireworks Pictures, Video, Mini Time Lapses, and a High Speed Video

Happy 4th of July!! Marco and I took advantage of the long weekend by taking a trip to San Angelo and the Sonora Caverns. Most cities in Texas cancelled their …Read the Rest

Skiing in Santa Fe

Skiing in Santa Fe

It is getting hotter and hotter in Texas and instead of dreaming of laying at the pool or being at the beach, today I started thinking about skiing of all …Read the Rest

Texas Palo Duro Canyon: A Photo Essay

Texas Palo Duro Canyon: A Photo Essay

The Texas Palo Duro Canyon is located in the Texas Panhandle region about a half an hour from Amarillo, TX (all the way in North Texas). The closest town is …Read the Rest

Flowers at White Sands National Monument

Flowers at White Sands National Monument

I love the beach, I really do. I can’t ever get enough of the sand, the water, the sun’s reflection in the sea, the fish, and the smell of the …Read the Rest

The Big Texan in Amarillo – A 72 Ounce Steak Anybody?

The Big Texan in Amarillo – A 72 Ounce Steak Anybody?

You guys know that everything is bigger in Texas, right? This saying extends to steak as well. Don’t believe me? Check out this 72 ounce steak. That’s just over 2 kg, people! …Read the Rest

Amarillo Cadillac Ranch: Background, Location, and Pictures

Amarillo Cadillac Ranch: Background, Location, and Pictures

When we had our family in town back in May, we did a lot of touristy things in West Texas we haven’t done in a while…. or had never done …Read the Rest

Texas Countryside: A Photo Essay

Texas Countryside: A Photo Essay

Lately we’ve done a lot of roadtrips here in Texas and Eastern New Mexico. I’ve written about my trip to a dude ranch in Bandera, a girlfriend getaway in San Angelo, …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: A Chicken Fried Steak Festival

Only in Texas: A Chicken Fried Steak Festival

Remember how I wrote about chicken fried steak a few weeks ago in my Only in Texas series? Laurel asked me if I liked the chicken fried steak I had …Read the Rest

So You Wanna Be a Cowboy? Check Out the Dixie Dude Ranch in Bandera, Texas.

So You Wanna Be a Cowboy? Check Out the Dixie Dude Ranch in Bandera, Texas.

If you want to spend a weekend as a cowboy and experience life in the Wild West, you should consider spending some time at a dude ranch. I did and …Read the Rest

San Angelo – A Quirky Little Town in Texas

San Angelo – A Quirky Little Town in Texas

After my trip to France, Germany, and Italy over the Christmas break I took my own advice on how to beat the post-vacation-blue, planned my next trip, and went on …Read the Rest

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