spring

Shortage Alert — Authentic Mexican Restaurants in East Texas
Texas can brag about a lot of things, but not this.  Chicago has the most authentic, non-chain Mexican restaurants per capita, and other big cities in the US rank higher than places like San Antonio and Houston.  So what's the closest place to us, with the most authentic Mexican …
Spring Mini Fest Coming To Nacogdoches
Spring has sprung and everyone is ready to get outside and enjoy some outdoor festivals. Nacogdoches has a day long musical mini-fest coming up, for you to enjoy with the entire family!
Caterpillars Are Taking Over East Texas
If you've noticed more caterpillars than usual this spring, you're not losing your mind. They're everywhere! And if you stand under a tree, that powdery substance around your shirt collar may be caterpillar droppings.  Gross.
East Texas is Full of Outdoor Activities for the Kids
If your brood is anything like mine, the first thing the kids do when they walk in the door after school is grab the iPad or the Kindle. Spring is here, kids!  East Texas has plenty of things to do outside, and we're leavin' the house.  Here are just a few ideas.
Forget the Groundhog, It’s Armadillo Day in Texas
Each year on February 2nd we have to sit around and wait on Punxsutawney Phil in Pennsylvania to know whether we're going to have more winter, or if spring will come early.  Texas has apparently had enough of that nonsense, and that's why we're answering with Bee Cave Bob, t…
East Texas Finally Starts To Warm Up
Anyone else ready for warmer weather?  It seems like this winter has been colder than others, and every time it starts to warm up a little bit the 40's and 50's come right back.
But warmer weather is coming!
There were more freezes this winter than in past winters.  Are we done wit…