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Absent Since 2009, Piggly Wiggly Stores Are Reappearing in East Texas

Absent Since 2009, Piggly Wiggly Stores Are Reappearing in East Texas

…Saunders’ hog-wild idea for a grocery store where customers walked around picking items right off the shelves rather than telling…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…on the patio. 5 / The Dienger Trading Co. The Dienger Trading Co.’s 1884 building has housed a grocery store,…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…my dog’s head and back, in grocery store parking lots, in restaurant bathroom stalls, at stoplights, while I slept and…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…Marathon Motel, and other accommodations. At the French Co. Grocery, load up before turning south onto US 385. Persimmon Gap,…

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

…hamburger bun, 4” in diameter—usually the cheapest kind on the grocery store shelf. They all got a slice of Boar’s…

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

…opened in 1921. Before it became a restaurant, the building housed a grocery store and a dance hall. Bandera being…

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

…a lawsuit against multiple cooler companies that the grocery store chain claimed infringed on its patents (the suit was settled…

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

…Kreuz Market in Lockhart.” I grew up in a grocery store in Amarillo. My dad and his brother took over…

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

…hall/meat market/bar/grocery store back in 1942, tiny Helotes might have seemed an unlikely mecca for music lovers. Though it had…

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

…strong grocery store vibe to City Market, one that the Ellis family clearly goes considerable lengths to maintain. Service is…

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

…tailgaters because you can’t always buy it at the grocery store or order it in restaurants. Besides, I suspect that…

Something’s Afoot in Bandera

Something’s Afoot in Bandera

…Originally a grocery store, it has been a restaurant since 1921. Between the main dining hall (where tourists pose astride…

PK Away!

PK Away!

…of restaurants, convenience stores, and a grocery, along with homes and rental cabins, Brazos River Authority trails and public-use areas…

Hill Country Gem: Mason

Hill Country Gem: Mason

…country store, Western-wear shop, pharmacy, law and real estate offices, the venerable Mason County News, and the austere, Romanesque 1894…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…in front of me are worn smooth with decades of use. The storefronts and the bank on Main Street date…

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