Easter on the Ranch

Well this year holidays and event will probably be done a little differently. Weather it is postponing the event or have a limited amount of people at your ranch gathering. Easter on the ranch is celebrated different ways for different folks. Some people that have a ranch will have just their families come out for that wonderful Sunday and others …

It’s Foaling Season

Make sure you know your mare’s foaling date. When your mare’s bag starts to get bigger you are getting close. Her teats will have a waxy substance on them as well when she is getting even closer. If you want you can bring her up to a stall that has a lot of bedding, clean water and hay. Or put …

Rodeo Houston World Championship BAR-B-QUE Contest

February 27 – 29, 2020 As the morning sun comes up the haze of smoke lingers across the parking lot of NRG Stadium. The smell of smoking meat lures the tastes buds from even miles away. Teams of professionals and aficionados have been away all night checking the wood and temperature of their pits, prepping for the next day’s menu …

Super Bowl LIV 2020

We don’t know who’s playing yet… but that does not mean you cannot start planning for the epic party that is about to happen. I know personally I am excited one team is not in it… not saying any names! 😊 Sunday February 2, 2020 is the day that Super Bowl LIV will be played at Hard Rock Stadium, Miami …

Christmas Fun with the Fam Bam!

This topic makes me a little nostalgic. Takes me back to Sunday School and homemade ornaments, that P.S. pretty sure my mom still has. I am going to tell you about a couple of my favorites that are super easy and a lot of fun. That even I, how many years later? Still remembers making. There are so many ideas …

Tailgating and Cornholes

Drop down the tailgate of your favorite truck or open the back end of your car and have a seat. Grilling, consuming alcoholic beverages and a good friend is about all you need to Tailgate. In Texas tailgating is a party before and after games. Tailgate parties occur in the parking at lots of stadiums and arenas, before and occasionally after games and …

The Arena at South Texas Tack, a Food Truck Park

The “Arena”at South Texas Tack is not your everyday horse riding arena. South Texas Tack has just finished a new area shaped liked an arena set up for Food Trucks. Starting late fall we will host many different kinds of food trucks through out the week, Monday thru Saturday. Our customers will be able to come eat breakfast, lunch and …

BBQ 4 Life

We recently sat down with renown Houston Chef, Jessica Timmons at her new restaurant, Cherry Block. Jess DeSham Timmons is the Chef/Partner of Cherry Block Craft Butcher and Kitchen. She began her training at the Culinary Arts program at Art Institute of Houston, and her career in the restaurant industry has spanned over two decades as the former Corporate Operations Manager at Landry’s, …

Motel or Hotel, Living Quarters is the Lifestyle

Summer of 2019 is already in full speed for the horse show haulers. The haulers have loaded up their horses and headed down the road. Years ago, haulers would have to unload their horses at a show and unload their bags and head to the hotel. Now days most all families have a living quarters trailer. The living quarter trailers …

Experience Something New

The Inn Place in Brenham, Texas, is a living experience like no other. Nestled off Hwy 290, about 1.5 miles west of Brenham, a total of 48 domes reside in a quaint little community. These 20-foot Monolithic Domes have a maximum capacity of two people per unit, making it perfect for working singles, newlyweds, retirees, or single parents. Rented by …

Urban Farmhouse, amongst others is Round Toppin it!

Urban Farmhouse an Oklahoma based business is coming to Round Top, Tx or should I say Texas all together. Well they have staked their sign on a beautiful tract right outside of the Round Top, TX city limits and they are currently working on a location in Dallas. Urban Farmhouse known for their furniture made out of reclaimed wood started …

Ranching to Retail

Two centuries ago there was a Mexican settlement that eventually became Los Corralitos, Texas. That settlement evolved into what is now Rancho San Jose de Los Corralitos. That Spanish land grant remained in the same family up until the early 1900’s when purchased by our family. Along the Rio Grande River sits the earliest ranch building in the state of …