Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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...

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...
Antiques Venues at Round Top Texas Antiques Show

Round Top Shows Approaching

The Round Top antiques shows (and a few other favorite dates ) are approaching.As writers, numbers are not always our strong suit...but we've done...

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...

Round Top Antiques Show Fall 2017 Round Top Map & Schedule

Round Top Antiques Show Fall 2017 Round TopMap & Schedule
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...
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...

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...
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...

Sack Family Reunion Set for Round Top

Descendants of the Sack Family Foundation, founded in 1792, will gather in the Round Top Rifle Association Hall Oct. 14-16, 2016, to meet cousins...