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 …

Seeds: Spring’s Easiest Gardening Method

Inexpensive and low commitment—seeds are the simplest way to begin your spring garden early, indoors, and a step ahead of your neighbors! At South Texas Tack we have generously expanded our Gift department with new varieties of Urban Agriculture’s Grow Your Own Kits for spring. See below for our personal tips and tricks for a successful yield of sunflowers, zinnias, …

Life on the Ranch

Life on a ranch can be hard sometimes but oh, so worth it. This is the case with rancher’s wife, Letty East. WesternWomen.com was eager to see what life is like on a ranch, so we sat down with Letty to learn about hers.   Letty grew up on a small ranch with her dad, brothers and sisters and later …

Miranda Lambert Airstream Junk Gypsy

Behind the Scenes with Junk Gypsy’s Renovation of Miranda Lambert’s Airstream

Janie, Jolie and Amie Sikes are the mother-daughters team behind Junk Gypsy—a small business that started with unique antiques, knick-knacks and clothing— and has now grown to encompass unique design projects for celebrity RVs and concerts lounges such as Austin City Limits, HGTV and GAC television series, a bed-and-breakfast and much, much more. “We combine fleamarket finds with chippy, peely …