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DEPARTMENTS Stomping Grounds


Travel Texas ...........................9


Warrior Dash An extreme running experience is complete with music, beer, and warrior helmets


Travel Texas .........................11


T e Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo T e world’s largest rodeo with the biggest stars in the music industry


Travel Texas .........................12


Two Days in Brenham Pack your bags and experience the beauty of this small Texas town.


History ..................................14


T e Great Texas Treasury Robbery On a moonlight night in 1865, bandits robbed the State Treasury at the Capitol leaving a trail of coins behind them.


Profi le ...................................16


Kenneth Mathis Semper Fi: A Veteran Marine lives the Marine motto


Good Living


Garden ................................19 T e Great Outdoors Find plants, pottery, and inspiration at this Austin garden center


Lone Star Style .....................21 Texas Proud


Book Review ........................22 Texas Reads


Down the Road


Dare the Devils ....................24 Adventure seekers are still drawn to Devils River, an untamed stretch of whitewater fl owing 94 miles in southwest Texas


Home & Garden Farmhouse Round Top ........50


Beverly and Mike Corte’s six-cottage B&B has something to appeal to any traveler looking for a country retreat.


Preparing for Spring ............55


Master gardener Jay White gives tips for a beautiful and healthy garden.


at Texas Ranch Life Weddings


Hill Top Ceremony surrounded by Centuries-old Oaks or


the vows Historic White Chapel surrounded by Antique Roses


Beautifully Unique, Outdoor and Indoor Locations for up to 250


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Luxury, Historic Homes Sleep up to 60 with Privacy and Elegance


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Taste of Texas


In Season .............................61 Broccoli Try this refreshing broccoli salad recipe at your next get-together.


Restaurants ..........................62


Date Night Dining Choose from romantic restaurants from around the state


For Love or Cookies .............64


Baking blogger Bridget Edwards shares tips and her recipe for orange blossom cookies and glaze.


Cookbook ...........................66


Texas Eats: T e New Lone Star Heritage Cookbook, with More T an 200 Recipes Robb Walsh covers Texas’s vast food heritage in this collection of recipes, stories, and history.


Wine ....................................67


Messina Hof T is award-winning winery and resort is setting the bar for all Texas wines.


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Contributors .................................7 Editor’s Letter ................................6 Events Guide ..............................70 Scene in Texas ...........................72


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