Category Archives: texas
A funny thing happened last Christmas when I was trying to come up with dinners the family would like. I get tired of making the same things over and over again, though everyone insists they like lasagna and enchiladas and … Continue reading
While New England prepared for another storm yesterday, we ate an early dinner on the patio outside of Whole Foods. Snow?? What snow??? It’s a hard life. The day began with breakfast at Habanero’s, a local Mexican place with fabulous … Continue reading
We’ve had blueberry pancakes at the Magnolia Cafe and now it’s time for a little friendly competition. One competitor is almost 77 and the other is 7. The matches are very close. Root beer floats will be served later. To … Continue reading
Yep, we made it to Texas. It’s a sunny morning here. Banjo Man has walked to his happy place, the HEB grocery store. And I am here at the condo wearing shorts and drinking coffee. Will is at work making … Continue reading
Last December I had something happen to me in a grocery store that had never happened to me before. Or to anyone I know, for that matter. It was just a few days before Christmas and Banjo Man and I … Continue reading
I’m taking a break from assembling casseroles for Christmas morning breakfast. I don’t know when that became a tradition in our family, but it had something to do with trying to get some food in my children in between the … Continue reading
Congratulations, Astros!!! I’m not a baseball fan, but I decorated my kitchen window in the right colors!
One of our favorite blues men, Johnny Nicholas, was playing at our favorite bar, the Saxon Pub, last night. Will and I planned to be there. Of course. Johnny no longer does the Wednesday Happy Hour, so when he does appear … Continue reading
It is raining lightly this morning, something folks in Austin never seem to mind. No flash flooding, no tropical storms or wind. Just a calm little rainy morning, overcast and gray. I am going to fill the crock pot with … Continue reading
We can’t go to Austin without having a meal where Will works “in the pit”. So here are some pictures of Will working hard. That meat smoking business? It’s serious in Texas.