When people want to know where to dine, visit or shop in Galveston, they often turn to Christine Ruiz Hopkins and Heidi Lutz.
Joe Miles has the perfect last name for someone who loves to get out in nature on his mountain bike. But he wasn’t always into bikes. In a funny way, his passion for mountain biking found him.
Editor’s note: Granted the sport of geocaching has been around for a long time, but with the recent pandemic and lack of traveling opportunities, we’ve been looking for new, fun things to keep ourselves busy. Grace Juarez and her husband are avid geocachers, so if this is something you’ve never heard of or tried before, there’s no time like the present to take on a new, outdoor hobby.
Nearly 900 victims of domestic violence in Angelina and Nacogdoches counties sought assistance from the Family Crisis Center in 2019.
I needed a day off. Like, a real one. So when offered the chance to turn my Saturday work day into a day trip for Charm (instead of hunkering in my little gray cubicle), I was stoked.
The top colors for this upcoming season “reflect an interest in desirable seasonal classics imbued with personality,” according to Pantone Color Institute experts, who have a tremendous influence over the color choices made each season within the fashion and home décor sectors.
Writing about something that means a great deal to us is often predisposed to clumsy wording and clustered, abstract thought. For example: how can you reconcile your love for your spouse or children with the limitations of language? When we approach subjects of that magnitude — that mythos — we tend to try too hard to explain the wealth of our feeling, the depth of our emotion. In baseball, it’s called “overthrowing” when the pitcher tries so desperately to throw the ball as hard as he can, and as a result, his body tightens, and he actually throws the ball slower (and usually without …
If you’ve grown up in Texas and you’re anything like me, it can be easy to get complacent, wishing to travel far and wide to find someplace new because it feels like everything around you is ordinary.
Get back to your Southern-fried roots with this hand-battered venison backstrap
Marshmallows aren’t just for the kids, and they’re easier to make than you think. Whip up a batch of boozy marshmallows for your next camping trip.
In 2015, Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 910 into law, making Texas the 41st state to allow citizens to openly carry a handgun. The right to carry a firearm in public is legislated by the state and the rules can change during legislation. In order to open carry, you must obtain a license to carry (LTC), formerly known as a concealed handgun license (CHL).
It’s been a hectic and costly year for us humans, but Texas wildlife appears to have weathered the COVID-19 storm just fine. Thanks to timely spring and early summer rains in some areas, habitat was still in fairly decent shape in late July and critters of all kinds were feeling the love.
Texas is home to a passel of top-shelf bass lakes that anglers don’t often hear about. As a rule, names like Sam Rayburn, Fork, Palestine, Toledo Bend, Amistad and Falcon have a way of grabbing most of the attention, but here are a few sleepers worth checking out this year.
From the freezing wilds of Canada to the playas in West Texas and just about everywhere in between, Cherri Teutsch feels right at home in the great outdoors.
Evans Brothers Guns and Shooting Range started with Casey Evans and his brother Thanksgiving week in 2006. In the Evans household, guns were a staple growing up.
You probably wouldn’t notice the private road and gate if you weren’t paying attention; it’s not hidden per se, but it doesn’t scream “come look inside” or “hidden treasures unseen within” either.
Whether you’re a blue collar hunter on a tight budget or a rich guy who is feeling particularly lucky, here’s a deal that’s too good to pass up.
Unlike many East Texans, I didn’t grow up in a family that hunted or fished. Our Saturday mornings were never spent huddled up in a deer stand, bracing against the cold. In fact, I had never even held a gun until March of this year.