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11th Annual Georgetown Wine and Music Festival is Around the Corner!

11th Annual Georgetown Wine and Music Festival is Around the Corner!

Here comes Georgetown Wine and Music Festival! I had a ball last year attending the Georgetown Wine and Music Festival. This year the event will take place on Saturday, September 29, 2018 Noon to 7 p.m. Be sure to put it on your calendar! Here is my post from last year’s festival, hoping this will […]

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It is Time to Schedule Your Texas Hill Country Wine Harvest and Stomp!

It is Time to Schedule Your Texas Hill Country Wine Harvest and Stomp!

It’s time for Fall Creek’s Wine Harvest and Stomp! Last year I had the distinct honor to attend a Wine Harvest and Stomp at Fall Creek Winery in Tow, Texas! It was the first time I had seen grape stomping, but even more wonderful were the meals, music, and wine tastings! Take a look at […]

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10 Places You Can Go Bat-Shit Crazy in Texas!

10 Places You Can Go Bat-Shit Crazy in Texas!

Are you aware there are 10 places where you can go bat-shit crazy in the Lone Star State? Yep, the state of Texas is batty about bats! Texans love watching bats emerge in the evenings and travel to do it. Most particularly, Texas is crazy about the Mexican Free-tailed Bat who migrates to many parts […]

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You Will Have Fun while Walking and Shopping in the Gruene Historic District!

You Will Have Fun while Walking and Shopping in the Gruene Historic District!

A visit to the Gruene Historic District is an absolute MUST when visiting New Braunfels. It is a quaint area with entertainment, shopping, and eating, and what’s better than that? On my visit to New Braunfels I so enjoyed my visit to Gruene with Judy from In New Braunfels. Here is how I heard the […]

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Enjoy a Fascinating Stroll through Downtown New Braunfels

Enjoy a Fascinating Stroll through Downtown New Braunfels

Stroll through Downtown New Braunfels! On a recent visit to New Braunfels, Texas, between San Antonio and Austin, I took a Saturday morning stroll with Jan Kingsbury of SPASS Walking Tours. Jan has lived in New Braunfels for most of her life, and knows the city very well indeed! I was fascinated by the history […]

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A Beautiful Morning on the Guadelupe River

A Beautiful Morning on the Guadelupe River

I recently had a Beautiful Morning on the Guadelupe River, near the quaint town of New Braunfels. In case you haven’t noticed, I’m a water girl. Whether I am diving in it, snorkeling in it, swimming in it, looking at it, kayaking in it, or rafting in it, I am happy. That’s not to say […]

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My Exciting Adventure in New Braunfels, Texas!

My Exciting Adventure in New Braunfels, Texas!

I’ve always wanted to have an adventure in New Braunfels, Texas, but I had no idea just how fun and exciting it would be! I’ll be posting several blogs on this amazing Texas town, so consider this PART ONE. Thank you to In New Braunfels for hosting me! Last year I made myself a promise […]

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1 Amazing Reason to Visit Dallas in the Springtime!

1 Amazing Reason to Visit Dallas in the Springtime!

There is 1 amazing reason to visit Dallas in the springtime and that is Dallas Blooms at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden! Located adjacent to White Rock Lake in the city of Dallas, anyone visiting Dallas must take in this special event. Locals love to visit the arboretum. I visited last weekend, and photos […]

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Have You Ever Heard of the Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown, Texas?

Have You Ever Heard of the Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown, Texas?

Have you ever heard of the Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown, Texas? It’s time you did! Make your plans now for three days of family festivities! (GEORGETOWN, Texas) Georgetown, Texas, the “Red Poppy Capital Of Texas,” will celebrate spring and its signature red poppies with the 19th Annual Red Poppy Festival April 27-29th, in and […]

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The Texas Camping, Festivals and RV Travel Guide for 2018 is here!

The Texas Camping, Festivals and RV Travel Guide for 2018 is here!

Want to Rent an RV? https://rvshare.com/partner/travels-with-tam-rent-an-rv Owners, want to rent out your RV? https://rvshare.com/partner/travels-with-tam-rent-your-rv I have never “rv’d” on a road trip, and I would love to! Here is the guide to doing it in Texas! THE 2018 RV TRAVEL & CAMPING GUIDE TO TEXAS HIGHLIGHTS UNIQUE FESTIVALS ACROSS THE LONE STAR STATE  265,000 copies […]

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