Black Bean Soup and Sour Dough Bread

Black Bean Soup and Sour Dough Bread

I love good soup. I love good soup with good bread even more. And my mother always said that the way to a persons heart is through the stomach.   This past weekend, my wife and I stopped at a bistro that occupies a building that was built in 1885.  It shares the space...
Donuts and Coffee

Donuts and Coffee

I was sitting in a coffeehouse the other day as I was writing this and drinking an espresso. A coffee house is a natural place where one can eat a donut.

Texas Flood

Texas Flood

The Texas Hill Country floods every year. The response is always the same. The flood in Houston is bigger – but the response is the same. We’re Texans.

Texas Hill Country Wildflower Tour 2017

Texas Hill Country Wildflower Tour 2017

The Texas Hill Country comes alive each Spring with wildflowers.  Wildflower season also coincides with Austin’s SXSW festival, which welcomes worldwide visitors from various industries: high tech, music, film, and the arts.   The fact that SXSW happens at the same...