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Kermit Sandhills: Fun With ATVs in the Texas Sand Dunes

Kermit Sandhills: Fun With ATVs in the Texas Sand Dunes

We got back from our big trip in January and once March rolled around, I started getting a serious case of itchy travel feel. Two months and not even a …Read the Rest

Texas Weekend Getaway: Galveston Beaches

Texas Weekend Getaway: Galveston Beaches

Last summer, Marco went to Houston for a car thing and I was in need of a long weekend somewhere fun. So, what did I do? I booked myself a …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Pray for Rain

Only in Texas: Pray for Rain

It’s spring and in West Texas that means crazy weather ups and downs are in full swing. Last week I was sweating when I left the house in a T-shirt. …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Texas Longhorn Cattle Sighting on a Road Trip

Only in Texas: Texas Longhorn Cattle Sighting on a Road Trip

I have a few pictures for you that deserve to be in¬†my Only in Texas series. Where else can you see Texas Longhorns roaming around between different cities on a …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Crazy Big Trucks

Only in Texas: Crazy Big Trucks

Let’s start the week off right with another Only in Texas moment ūüôā Where else could you see trucks this huge? No wonder you feel tiny in your regular-sized sedan …Read the Rest

Lubbock Prairie Dog Town in Pictures

Lubbock Prairie Dog Town in Pictures

When we had family and friends in town last spring, we were¬†trying to come up with¬†fun things to do in Lubbock. It was the first time in Texas for most …Read the Rest

Expat Mythbusters: Taking on Some Texas Cliches

Expat Mythbusters: Taking on Some Texas Cliches

Welcome to this edition of Blogger Stammtisch. This month I got to pick the topic and I came up with the idea of having all of us bust some myths …Read the Rest

Everything is Bigger in Texas – Even Valentine’s Day

Everything is Bigger in Texas – Even Valentine’s Day

Everything is bigger in Texas – even Valentine’s Day.¬†In fact, it’s huge here. The commercials over the past month have bombarded us with romantic getaways and trips, flowers, personalized candy, …Read the Rest

Texas Horned Toad Pictures

Texas Horned Toad Pictures

The Texas horned toad is really a lizard that kind of looks like a toad because of its head. It’s also often affectionately called a horny toad. Having never seen …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Skull with Horns on Truck

Only in Texas: Skull with Horns on Truck

When we were in San Marcos for a car race a few months ago, I spotted a little gem for my¬†Only in Texas¬†series. I’m still not nearly as brave as …Read the Rest

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