Category Archives: Texas

Happy Holidays

Your path is illuminated by the light. Yet darkness lets the stars shine bright. ~J.L.W. Brooks Photo taken in Johnson City, Texas, January 2010.

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Fredericksburg, Texas–surprisingly fun.

Recently I fell in love with a funny old town in the middle of the Hill Country of Texas. It’s where you might stay if you want to visit the wineries, the LBJ Ranch, shop, and enjoy bakeries, breweries and … Continue reading

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Whole Foods, Mecca for Foodies, Austin, Texas

We couldn’t go to Austin without visiting the Mecca for Foodies, Whole Foods.  In 2005, the grocery store that changed the way America shops, built a new 80,000 square food flagship emporium on the outskirts of downtown Austin designed to show … Continue reading

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Keep Austin Weird

My first clue that Austin, Texas was a different kind of place was arriving at the airport and seeing a colorful accumulation of guitars decorating the baggage claim area.  Creative and lively, they mixed with a motley assortment of Christmas … Continue reading

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Magical Holiday lighting in Johnson City, Texas

Lighting in Johnson City, Texas is simply amazing.  Johnson City is the birthplace of President Johnson–a tiny little town we went through several times “on our way” some place else in the Hill Country of the Lone Star State.  The … Continue reading

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