Category Archives: Fall Fun

Deep in the Heart of Deep-Fried!

This weekend, the most glorious and outrageous foods, rides, cattle, cars, football games,and crowds will descend on Fair Park to usher in the 2014 Texas State Fair! We couldn’t be more excited, y’all. This event is ALL ABOUT TEXAS. Everywhere you … Continue reading

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Team Spirit Never Tasted So Good!

As the leaves begin to fall with the evening temperatures, we pull out our pom-poms and blankets, paint our faces and get ready to cheer on our favorite football team! This season provides so many great opportunities to invite friends … Continue reading

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Football in the Lonestar State

Many Americans associate the Lonestar state with professional football teams this time of year. Rivalries are re-ignited and team insignia are found in practically every restaurant, car bumper, and cubicle. While we do have a presence in the professional football … Continue reading

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How to Throw a Cowboy-Approved Labor Day Party!

We’ve got a long weekend ahead of us (Yeehaw!) so it only makes sense to plan a little get-together with people we’re fond of. We all know that the best party is a Texas party since we just know how … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Trimmings: The Southern Thanksgiving

Here in the South, we know how to eat. We may have our problems, but knowing how to cook good food is not one of ’em! Well, Thanksgiving is the Super Bowl of eating activities, and the South has developed … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Trimmings: Turkeys

Every Friday this November, the Texas Treats blog will be discussing an aspect of Thanksgiving that makes the holiday so special. With a touch of history and a dash of fun, we will try to get your stomach geared up … Continue reading

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History of the Red River Rivalry

It’s Texas v. OU weekend. While this weekend’s game (and the past couple of years) have not featured an overly exciting match-up, we should not forget the great history this game has. Since 1929, the Texas v. OU game has … Continue reading

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