Making Margaritas

Ever since singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffet memorialized this citrus cocktail in his 1977 song on his album Changes in Latitude, Changes in Attitude, the cocktail known as the Margarita conjures up sandy beaches, laid back attitudes and fun in the sun. Although the recipe is basically the same, amateur and professional bartenders tend to add their own … Continue reading Making Margaritas

Surf Fishin’ in Port Aransas

Wading out into the surf and casting into the waves is big sport in Port Aransas. Port Aransas is the only established town on Mustang Island. It is located north of Padre Island and is one of the longest barrier islands along the Texas coast. Corpus Christi Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, the Lydia Ann … Continue reading Surf Fishin’ in Port Aransas

Its how we talk… five common phrases understood and spoken by true Texans.

  I'm fixin ta school y'all on Texas slang. Much has been made of the unique way native Texans have of speaking. Depending on where in Texas you are from...you will have different ways of speaking. Some words and phrases are universal though and have a basis deeply intertwined in Texan etiquette. Here are a few. … Continue reading Its how we talk… five common phrases understood and spoken by true Texans.