Sunday, December 10, 2017
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...

Wassail! Greetings from Rohan Meadery

Wassail, an old English toast to good health and good times, reflects the character of Rohan Meadery. “Our business is built on a hobby that...

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...
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...
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 Roots As told to Katie Stavinoha by Cliff as he drove to the Dudley Brothers Hereford Bull...

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...
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...

Real Estate Sellers Advice

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