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Texas National Parks and Attractions

Travelers can find scenic beauty at each of the 16 National Park Service sites in the state

Texas Faces

The Brisket Whisperer

Celebrated pitmaster Aaron Franklin shares secrets that explain how he put the ‘queue’ in barbecue

Co-op People

Shine on, Youth Tour Students

Two 2016 delegates hail from nation’s top high schools

Texas USA

Marfa Mystique

Avant-garde art and high-desert landscape define this Trans-Pecos hot spot

TCP Kitchen

One-Dish Dinners

Meals so good you’ll find yourself going for seconds

TCP Kitchen

Garlic: The Stinkin’ Rose

By the clove or by the bulb, this plant’s seasoning won’t be ignored

TCP Kitchen

Primo Pasta

Find yourself in hot water at mealtime? Noodles to the rescue!

TCP Kitchen


If you can resist biting into peaches every time you pick one up, they put pizzazz into these dishes

Hit the Road

Long-Trodden Trail to Montgomery

Town touts its charms and historic pride

Hit the Road

Rohan Meadery

Farm near La Grange turns honey and fruit into “mankind’s oldest fermented beverage”

Hit the Road

Farley Boat Works

A hands-on boat-building workshop brings (water)craft to life in Port Aransas

Hit the Road

El Paso’s Magoffin Home

Adobe hacienda hearkens to pioneering family

Energy Safety

Residential Safety Checklist

10 quick reviews to help make your home’s electricity use safer

Energy Efficiency

Canning or Freezing?

Each method of food storage has its advantages and drawbacks

Energy Efficiency

Why Is My Electric Bill More Than My Neighbor’s?

Different habits lead to different electricity usage


Stay Safe Around Lightning

Ways to keep your family safe when lightning strikes