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Eat As Locals Do in Marfa

Part three of discovering Marfa like a local and I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to get down with some West Texas eats! See below for more information on how to eat...

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Shop As Locals Do in Marfa, TX

Getting outside to see the art and landscape in Marfa, Texas is great, but it was also my birthday and chello?! I wanted to buy some things! See below for my tips on how you...

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Do As Locals Do in Marfa

For my 30th birthday, my trip checklist included somewhere new (to me) and secluded in nature. I grew up with summers spent at my grandparents’ cabins in the Texas hill country, and I’ve been...

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Beignets in The Big Easy

On a past trip to the Big Easy, I got a local tip to check out Morning Call Coffee Stand in City Park for “the best standard beignets.” Wait times at the famous Cafe...

Do As Locals Do: Best of February 2017

February is an exciting month in southern Louisiana. The weather isn’t quite so humid (mostly), and you can start to feel the excitement in the air for spring. Missing something? Oh yes! Mardi Gras....