Sunday, December 10, 2017

Road Trippin’ to Round Top

The Roundtopolis is a magical realm encompassing Fayette County and seven of its neighbors. As the last rural stronghold between Austin and Houston, it...
Cedar Hill Farmhouse Tuscan Inspiration photo by Anita Joyce

Cedar Hill Farmhouse: Summer Inspiration from Tuscany

Our columnist, Anita Joyce offers this essay for Cedar Hill Farmhouse Summer Inspiration from Tuscany. It was a glorious summer. My daughter had just graduated...
Round Top Business MapSpring2017

Round Top Business Map

Round Top is Open for Business The famous, twice-annual antiques shows bring first-time and repeat visitors to Round Top. Round Top's unique businesses, including art...
Lucky Penny Ranch Round Top inviting bedroom.

Lodging in the Roundtopolis

Lodging in the Roundtopolis Our very unscientific Internet search uncovered almost 350 lodging venues­­—and we know we didn’t find them all— in the eight counties...
Brenham Maifest traditional band

Brenham Maifest Since 1881

Brenham Maifest -- Since 1881 The Roundtopolis is home to many unique events and lots of history. The Brenham Maifest, however, may be one of...
McLarens Antiques Interiors

McLaren’s Antiques & Interiors in Round Top

The Roundtopolis is home to a variety of businesses of all sizes. Through our “Talkin' Shop” column, we’ll introduce you to the entrepreneurs you...
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Four Things to Do: Carmine

Southern all-stars: Don’t miss the scrumptious onion rings served by JW’s Steakhouse in Carmine. Around the corner of the building you’ll find The Village Market, home...
Butchers Ball in Brenham 2017 Paella photo by Christopher E. Stavinoha

Butcher’s Ball in Brenham 2017

Sustainability was the watchword as meat-lovers gathered to celebrate protein—as well as artisanal cocktails, fresh produce, locally-grown meats and rollicking country and western-influenced music—at...
Junk Gypsies Hey Y'all

Junk Gypsies Hey Y’all

Hey Y'all from the Junk Gypsies Amie Sikes and Jolie Sikes junkers, authors, TV stars, daughters, sisters, moms...Round Top business women We don’t claim be experts…...
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Things to do in the Roundtopolis in December

Things to do in the Roundtopolis in December kicks off with parades, home tours and dancing -- and continue through the month with dancing...