Snow’s BBQ – Lexington, Texas

Texas Monthly recently released its Top 50 Best Barbecue Joints in Texas list.     Of all the lists of all the Barbecue joints in The Great Lone Star State, the annual Texas Monthly list is the Bible of Barbecue. With it comes faithful followers, heated discussions, non-believers and those who make their own interpretations. … Continue reading Snow’s BBQ – Lexington, Texas

Sid Richardson Museum – Fort Worth, Texas

Not big in size, but enormous in talent and rich in acquisitions is the Sid Richardson Museum in Downtown, Fort Worth. Who is Sid Richardson, you ask? Sid Richardson was a Texas businessman and a generous philanthropist.   Early on, his fortune was made with oil and carbon.  In the 1930’s he became involved in ranching.  It … Continue reading Sid Richardson Museum – Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth – This is Texas, Y’all

Texas.  We have it all.  Big cities, small towns, country.  World class museums, hole in the wall restaurants.  Better Mexican food than Mexico.  Canyons, beaches, swamps, deserts, the Hill Country.  It is hotter than fire, but we get some snow too. Austin keeps it weird.  Dallas lives large and thinks big.  Houston is the city … Continue reading Fort Worth – This is Texas, Y’all