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The Original Marini’s Empanada House

It was a beautiful day and I decided to try this little place by my house. It’s tucked into the corner of a small shopping center shrouded in lush trees and a perfectly sized place for a quick lunch. I walked in an was greeted at the counter by Mr. Marini himself. He was patient…

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Good Ole Boys Restaurant and Catering

This family owned Cajun restaurant started out selling processed meats and game in 1995 to 1996 and in 1997 welcomed live crawfish to the menu, one of the first places to sell them in our area. After that they moved to their location at I-10 and 1463 and have been delighting patrons there ever since.…

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Enchanted Rock State Natural Area

It is early afternoon and only a few degrees above freezing when we arrive at the state park. A pink granite batholith extends high into the Texas sky and has become one of the most visited tourist attractions in South Texas. Enchanted Rock is the largest batholith in the United States and standing at it’s…