When Bavaria arrives in Far West Texas

Please note: I have held off on publishing this full-length until I knew our friend was well on his way, especially since I tend to be the Queen of Oversharing… plus I’m limited by a wordcount in the newspaper 🙂 My husband and I have recently been hosting an old friend visiting the United States from Bavaria. Munich, to be more precise. It has been wunderbar (that means “wonderful” in German). We knew that Josef was headed to the U.S. sometime this month for his two-month American “walkabout” of sorts that he’s taken regularly for about 40 years. That’s how … Continue reading When Bavaria arrives in Far West Texas

Food trucks in Alpine for Spring 2019 – here’s what you need to know

(((NOTE: I will post more photos as time permits… I totally spaced on updating my blog and have been incredibly busy doing non-computery stuff!!! I’m two weeks behind and it’s Spring Break… doesn’t everybody subscribe to the Alpine Avalanche anyway???))) The bluebonnets are in bloom and the warm weather birds have returned… and that means it’s time for Spring Breakers to head to far West Texas, likely with a visit to Alpine on the itinerary. Whether you live in the area or are visiting, it never hurts to be armed with information before hitting the food truck scene here in … Continue reading Food trucks in Alpine for Spring 2019 – here’s what you need to know