There’s a good chance you’re reading this after I’ve tearfully sent the last of my visiting family back to their faraway homes after nearly a week of experiencing far West Texas for the first time. When my sister, Casey, who … Continue reading Summer vacations in Far West Texas
NOTE: I learned in the second week of November 2018 that FishCat is no longer. 😦 The Airstream in the Historic Murphy Street District in Alpine is for rent. Seiko Riley has been a familiar face in Alpine for many … Continue reading Japanese cuisine at the FishCat Café in Alpine
[[PRINTED WITH THE PERMISSION OF THE ALPINE AVALANCHE]] Last Saturday, we visited the Saddle Club in Alpine for the first time. It was my birthday and we wanted to try something different out here in West Texas. I’ve heard … Continue reading Looking forward to being back in the Saddle Club again
(((Printed with the permission of the Alpine Avalanche))) About 20 years ago, Telluride, CO mountain runner David Eckley signed up for a 100-mile staged race through the mountains of Thailand. He fell in love with Thailand and eventually made the … Continue reading It’s Thai-way or the highway in far West Texas
Printed with the permission of The Alpine Avalanche Last weekend, I had the pleasure of going on a field trip with the Big Bend Photography Club to Sweeney Farm, located deep within the mountains of Sunny Glen in Alpine. We … Continue reading Organic farming in the mountains of West Texas is flourishing!