Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Antiques Venues at Round Top Texas Antiques Show

Ten Round Top Antiques Show Venues

As surely as the swallows make their way to Capistrano, treasure seekers make their way to Round Top twice each year for the famed...
36 Excellent Things Pandora de Balthazar's linens on display in Round Top

Pandora de Balthazar in Round Top

Restful Rejuvenation in Round Top There aren’t any “wrongs” when it comes to making your own home beautiful, but it’s terribly wrong, in my opinion,...
Arbor International Antiques &Interior Design Show china tablescape

Arbor International Antiques & Interior Design Show in Round Top

Talkin' Shop with Arbor International Antiques & Interior Design Show In the spring and fall, the Roundtopolis beckons shoppers to the world-famous antiques shows and...
Bright Sky Press' Dance Y'all Dance

Dance Y’all Dance

Told in  rollicking two-step rhythm, Dance, Y’all, Dance tells the story of one special night when Sallie, Beau, and their family and friends meet...
Ammannsville KJT Hall

A Look at Ammannsville and Dubina

Years after my first dance hall visit, I decided to write about the vibrant settings that had become a regular part of my life....
Cat Spring Agricultural Hall in Fayette County Texas

Rambling Boy: Feasts and Fireman’s Frolics

  One Saturday morning in May several years ago, I went to call on Otto Heinsohn, a blacksmith I knew in the little town of...
Nancy Krause Nancy's Antiques Brenham Texas

Nancy Krause Knows Her Stuff

Nancy Krause, owner of Nancy’s Antiques in Brenham, knows her stuff. She can spot the nuanced distinctions that make one piece of Texas primitive furniture...
Schneider Hall Columbus Texas Amber Burris Becerra

Schneider Hall: Life’s Grand March

   Life continues its grand march across the well-worn wooden floors of Schneider Hall thanks to Amber Burris Becerra’s passion for family, history and meaningful...
Junk Gypsy World Headquarters Suburban

Shooting the Breeze with Gypsy Mama Janie Sikes

Janie Sikes Co-owner Junk Gypsy World Headquarters DOB: Jan. 7, 1947 HOMETOWN: Overton, Texas EDUCATION: East Texas State University One Sunday evening, while doing accounting or some other number...
Texas Dance Hall Preservation Round Top Register Cover Story

Texas Dance Hall Preservation: A Passion

  The dance hall culture is alive and well around Round Top. Smoke still pours from barbecue pits, music wafts through open windows and crowds...