Category: Texas

Houston Sucks Souls

Hospitality seems to be the theme of this road trip. Never did I expect to be welcomed with such enthusiasm by people who had never even met me or who had met either Anne or I in a distant past. These ...

All About Austin: The Final Chapter

Rachel has done a great job telling you all about our time in Austin with our Australian friends, but I’m going to take over to tell you about the second half of our crazy adventure in our favorite city thus ...

All About Austin: Part Two (Zombie Time!)

So Austin again huh? You'll have to give me a moment to refresh my memory. If there's one thing I've learned from this trip, it's that blogging should be done sooner rather than later. I mean, if I can't remember what ...

All About Austin: Part One

I'm not sure which city they thought they were talking about when they called it, "The City That Never Sleeps," but they should have been talking about Austin. When we arrived on a Tuesday, things were going on! So it may ...

Generally Long Hair’s Last Stand

The trip wasn't going to make a lot of sense. I smoothed my silky hair with my hand as I leaned against the railing near the stairs. "You mean to tell me we're going to pass Austin on our way to ...

Everything Takes Longer in Texas

Texas is a big state. We'll have been in it since... Oh, it feels like forever. I think we got to Dallas on the 16th. For those of you keeping score at home, that's 15 days in total by the time ...

Drive friendly, the Texas way!

Ah... the first sign we saw was a Welcome to Texas billboard, sporting a quip about driving nicely. Ha. If our experience has showed us anything, it is not really that driving friendly is the Texas way. Not letting others merge, failing ...