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Texas State Fair

Texas State Fair

I visited the Texas State Fair for the first time this month! Food we ate Fletcher’s corny dogs: A delicious classic, we had these as a sort of brunch since we ran across a stand before the crowds and lines set in. The person in front of me used mustard to make a face on … Continue reading

Springhill and Bluebonnets

Springhill and Bluebonnets

I’ve been craving some hearty southern food all week, so dinner with a friend at Springhill was perfect last night. I love their chicken fried steak. This evening we also split some amazing fried mushrooms. Not the healthiest dinner, but delicious! :) After dinner we walked across a couple of parking lots to a nearby … Continue reading

Smoked Chicken Fajita Sausage Quesadillas

If you’ve driven between major cities in Texas, it’s likely you’ve passed a Buc-ee’s rest stop (or at least one of their billboards). On the way back from Houston last weekend, I picked up some sausage and cheese from the Buc-ee’s in Bastrop with the inspiration to make quesadillas. We loved the finish product. Smoked … Continue reading

Christmas on the Riverwalk

Christmas on the Riverwalk

We visited San Antonio a few weeks ago to check out Christmas lights on the Riverwalk. Beautiful! Here are a couple of Corwin’s photos of it: And of course we can’t visit San Antonio without stopping at Mi Tierra for pumpkin empanadas. They were out of pumpkin this time, but sweet potato is a close … Continue reading