So, you need your car AND your appetite fixed? Would you believe you can get both issues addressed at the same place? Just wheel your bucket of bolts over to Bud Jones Garage to drop off your car. Then walk next door to Bud Jones Bayou. What all started as a concession trailer next to… Continue reading Bud Jones Bayou
Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary has a Tyler, Texas, address but is tucked away in the piney woods just north of Tyler near the towns of Red Springs and Lindale. Tiger Creek is home to dozens of rescued “big cats” and other endangered species and the organization is dedicated to providing a natural habitat for each… Continue reading Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary
Our Deep East Texas adventure took us to the Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin. For a mere 7$ per person, we were treated to a pleasant walk through some of the most beautiful animals our world has to offer. For the most part, the zoo is arranged in “continents” so that you have immediate context… Continue reading Ellen Trout Zoo – Lufkin, Texas
Summer’s here and that means RV season is in full swing! If you’re new to the whole glamping scene like we are, you’re probably figuring things out as you go. That’s certainly the case for us. We got our RV late last summer and didn’t do much camping until the fall. As a result, we… Continue reading Cool Down Your RV with Inexpensive Sun Shades That You Can Custom-fit Yourself
Hey, did you know the world-famous Collin Street Bakery has made it to Lindale! For the uninitiated, CSB rose to prominence as a purveyor of fine fruit cakes <insert fruitcake jokes here>. But over the years, the company has expanded its offerings to include cakes, pies, and cookies. Similar to locations in Corsicana and Waco,… Continue reading Collin Street Bakery – Lindale
“Howdy, folks!” If that phrase sounds familiar, it’s probably because you’ve been to The Great State Fair of Texas. Or, if you’ve lived in Texas long enough, you’ve received that hearty greeting from one of the locals. It doesn’t matter if you’ve lived in the Lone Star State all of your life or that you’ve… Continue reading Howdy, folks!