Browsing Category: Holiday

Recipes For National Chili Day

February 22 is National Chili Day, and we have something to say about it. We get it—people everywhere have a right to enjoy chili. But when it comes to chili, brisket, breakfast tacos, high school football (the list goes on), Texans feel like we have a certain authority. Chili is our state dish, so at... Continue reading…

Holiday Entertaining Texas Style

While there are plenty of beloved holiday traditions in Texas, celebrating with the family and friends gathered ‘round has no rules or rubric. Entertaining can be as classic, casual, off-the-cuff, or over-the-top crazy as desired!  Over the years, however, I’ve noticed that some of the best “parties” around have a couple things in common, namely... Continue reading…

Texan Friendsgiving Menu

Hospitality and family are big here in Texas, which means our holiday gatherings are no exception. But aside from those you’re related to, getting together with pals has become a popular holiday in itself. Friendsgiving is a time to celebrate with friends a week or so before traditional Thanksgiving festivities. Since you’ll have all the... Continue reading…

Holiday Grilling Recipes & Tips

In Texas, we don’t let our grilling skill hibernate over the fall and winter holidays, thanks to weather that’s decidedly more delightful than frightful. With the hustle and bustle of the season, it’s a nice break to wind down and relax outside, enjoying patio time with neighbors, raking up leaves for kids to jump in,... Continue reading…