I'm Ally, a West Texas native who grew up in the middle of nowhere and now makes a habit of going just about anywhere. Whether it's on a weekend road trip or that favorite hometown coffee shop, I've got my planner with me. I'm an avid Wikipedia nut, so don't tempt me with something kooky, cool, old, or unique that I'm unfamiliar with. If every day isn't an adventure, you're not paying close enough attention. And when all else fails, grab another cup of coffee and improve the world around you. (Yes, even if it means that crazy art project takes over your dining room.)
Did You Know Texas Has an Official State Bread?
You may know the bluebonnet as the state flower and the Texas longhorn as the state large mammal, but have you heard of pan de campo, the state bread of Texas?
Here Are Patriotic Movies To Watch When You’re Tired of Historical Dramas
Unlike Christmas or Easter or other holidays, Independence Day isn’t usually associated with a barrage of thematic movies that turn into family viewing traditions. Yes, I’m looking at you, Charlie Brown. And, if you are lucky to find any Fourth of July programming on your TV these days, there’s a high chance it’s something big and dramatic like ‘The Patriot’. As much as I love a good ‘based on a