Category Archives: Summer Fun

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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Entertainment Under the Big, Bright Stars of TX!

Action, Adventure, and Romance, oh my! We all love a great movie and the experience that goes with it. The popcorn and plush seats and cool, dark theater have provided for us countless hours of entertainment and delight. But we … Continue reading

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School’s Out! Top 5 Ways to Have Fun in Texas with Your Kids

Summers in Texas are not the easiest for finding fun ways to spend the day or weekend. In fact, summer temperatures stay strong in the 80s and 90s and don’t let anyone feel any relief until October returns. That can … Continue reading

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Labor Day is coming!

Labor Day weekend is seven days away! While many of you have undoubtedly already planned an amazing weekend to soak up the sun with your extra day off of work, some of you may still be on the fence as … Continue reading

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Yee-Haw and Ho-Ho-Ho in the Texas Summer Must Mean Christmas in July.

In the 1940 movie┬áChristmas in July┬áJimmy MacDonald, an office clerk, loved participating in contests hoping to one day win a fortune, and to marry the love of his life. In the movie MacDonald attempts to win the Maxford House Coffee … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Beat the Texas Heat

The temperatures in Texas have been topping off in the triple digits lately, that’s normal for time of the year. To beat the heat you’re probably tempted, like most people, to grab the first ice cold glass of water, ice-tea, … Continue reading

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Dr. Pepper Incorporated 90 Years Ago

Texas is known for some amazing things like: football, BBQ, the Alamo, Texas Longhorns, and just sheer size. There’s one more thing that Texas is famous for and whenever it’s consumed it brings a smile to the face of the … Continue reading

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