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College Football and Tailgating in Texas

College Football and Tailgating in Texas

One more weekend and college football in Texas is over for this season. I’ve never really gotten into it – mainly because I don’t watch sports stuff on TV in general; I get bored …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

Best Ribs: Texas Smoked Ribs Recipe

Best Ribs: Texas Smoked Ribs Recipe

It’s Food Friday over at Expat in Germany, so I decided to introduce you to the best ribs I’ve ever had. To understand just how good they are, I need …Read the Rest

Pecan Trees in Texas: Our Backyard

Pecan Trees in Texas: Our Backyard

You can see many, many pecan trees in Texas when you do road trips. They are everywhere! Until this spring, I had no idea we even had them in our …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Dust Storm Pictures and Videos

Only in Texas: Dust Storm Pictures and Videos

When I was leaving work last night, I was thinking about how to best share my impressions of Atlanta and Toronto with you guys. I left the building and was …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Kolaches

Only in Texas: Kolaches

Good morning! I know what you’re thinking. Food again? Does Sabrina do anything but eat? I promise, I do. But last week, someone brought kolaches to work and it occurred to me …Read the Rest

Texas Wildfires 2011 Update

Texas Wildfires 2011 Update

This has been another bad week regarding the Texas wildfires 2011. A friend of mine recently posted the following link on Facebook that shows the locations of all the current wildfires …Read the Rest

America’s Favorite Treat: Peanut Butter

America’s Favorite Treat: Peanut Butter

Ok, that could be a slight exaggeration… but it is actually possible that peanut butter is in fact America’s favorite treat. After all, I have never seen so many hugely popular …Read the Rest

The Latest Craze in Texas: Christian Cross Tattoos

The Latest Craze in Texas: Christian Cross Tattoos

Are you getting sick of me mentioning the heat in Texas yet? Well, it is hot! We have had temperatures easily reaching and passing 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) this week …Read the Rest

Do You Want To Speak Texan? Here Are Some Texas Expressions For You

Do You Want To Speak Texan? Here Are Some Texas Expressions For You

Welcome to Texas! We have visitors in town right now from Germany, England, and Italy and just about everybody they have met here so far has welcomed them with a …Read the Rest

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