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Blairfield Goes to Ellison House in Lockhart, TX!

If you’re looking for a quiet weekend getaway not far from Austin, look no further! Lockhart may be known for it’s world famous barbecue, but is quickly becoming a hot new... Read more

In Austin, When it Rains, It Pours

Do you remember 2011 and Austin’s endless summer?¬†Five years ago, Austinites suffered through one of the worst droughts and most punishing heat waves in the city’s... Read more

Celebrate Juneteenth! A History of the Holiday

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is widely celebrated on June 19 as a holiday that commemorates the emancipation of African-American slaves at the end of the Civil War. But... Read more

Was the first Thanksgiving feast actually held in Texas?!

In 1990, Governor Ann Richards triggered a lively debate when she signed a proclamation declaring Texas as the home of the first true thanksgiving. For all you people scratching your... Read more