Pulling up the day/night shade, you hear pop and the shade falls. One of the cords has popped; what now? That happened to us in the wilds of Mississippi. There just happened to be a RV service supply center in … Continue reading →―
Heading to the Pecan Street Festival on 6th Street in downtown Austin… Why is this festival on 6th Street yet called Pecan Street Festival? We found our answer in the history of Austin. In 1839 Edwin Waller laid out the … Continue...―
This A.M. I wasn't sure what to name this post. 'Shrimp Poached in Bacon Grease Gravy Over Grits with a Pound of Extra Sharp Cheddar Cheese' didn't really have a ring to it. Neither did 'A Heart Attack Waiting to Happen/Shrimp and Grits'. I did...―
Beautiful day, blue sky, warming temperatures…time for a road trip. We have been staying in Georgetown, TX and today was the day for a tour of Austin. Our friend, Mike, is a native Texan and has been an Austinite since … Continue...―
The Texas Congress was in recess and a group of ladies and gentlemen ventured to Mount Bonnell to enjoy nature and the pure air of the country as was reported in the Austin Bulletin December 13, 1841. Almost 200 years … Continue reading...―
Three friends at Barton Springs. The early afternoon was sunny and hot but that did not matter to the three friends. They were meeting on their rock at Barton Springs in Austin, TX. No one knows exactly what the discussion … Continue ...―
This is my last recipe with ponce, and it's a good one. ∙ I started with a black bean soup mix from the Women's Bean Project. I'm not usually much of a make-it-from-a-mix gal, but these aren't really that sort of mix. You get a bag of beans, ...―
When Jake come home for Spring Break he had two priorities--Javier's for lunch and then the market to pick up what he needed to make catfish Po'Boys and fried chicken. I did mention he's currently living in The South, right? ∙ All I can say ...―
Voodoo on the Bayou (Cajun Magic #1) by Elle James Entangled Publishing (Feb 2013) | Ebook, 217 pages Paranormal Romance Voodoo on the Bayou by Elle James is a playful paranormal romance novel set in Bayou Miste, Louisiana. It opens with a ...―
photo courtesy of Teet's Food Store with permission.Maybe I should ask you if you know what ponce is. Do you? ∙ First, let me tell you the story about how I got this particular food item. You see, a few months ago - or heck, it was more ...―
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