Monday, October 23, 2017
Round Top Wedding Summer 2017

What to Wear to a Round Top Wedding in 2017

Texas State Highway 237 leads to Round Top, a place filled with passion and ingenuity.  I tell people, “You have to go to understand.” The...
Wellspring Retreat Bed and Breakfast in Round Top lodging

Wellspring Retreat Bed and Breakfast in Round Top

Welcome to the Roundtopolis and Wellspring Retreat Bed and Breakfast in Round Top: For 37 years and counting, Linda and Bob Brunson spent Thanksgiving...
Barbecue Biscuits and Beans is a cookbook by Cliff Teinert and Bill Cauble

Barbecue, Biscuits and Beans 

Barbecue, Biscuits and Beans and My German and Wendish RootsAs told to Katie Stavinoha by Cliff as he drove to the Dudley Brothers Hereford Bull...
Jen and Brandon Hatmaker in Round Top

Jen and Brandon Hatmaker in Round Top

Jen and Brandon Hatmaker in Round Top Jen and Brandon Hatmaker kicked off the Junk Gypsy author series in Round Top on Friday.If you don't...
Charles Gilleland and Rural Land Market

Rural Land Market

Q&A with a Rural Land Economist by Lorie Woodward Cantu As a research economist with the Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, Dr. Charles Gilliland has...

A King Size Problem: Don’t Let Your Tootsie Roll

In 1955, the Coca Cola ® Company introduced the King Size Coke. This isn’t to say the “bigger is better” concept was invented sixty...
lawn mowing grass blues

Laughing Matters: My Grass is Green, But I’ve Got the Blues

After years of drought we all wanted rain. Some of us even prayed for it. I think maybe we overdid it because the Lord...

Prosit! My Shiner Tour

Prosit! My Shiner Tour  I toured the Spoetzl Brewery, where they make Shiner beer, the day after a funeral for Jeanette "Red Bird" Boedeker. Red...

Real Estate Sellers Advice

Expert Advice for Real Estate SellersOur real estate experts also weighed in on the question of: What do sellers need to consider as they...
Things to Drink in the Roundtopolis

Friends with Words, German Grandparents

My ancestors are Anglo-Saxon with some Viking of the Danish variety thrown in. The latter’s presence in my genome explains my propensity for third-degree...