Sweet September

  Every year there’s something pivotal about the month of September. East Texans stand on the verge of summer watching the heat and long days fade, and it’s bittersweet. Time moves so quickly. As the taste of summer fades like … Continue reading

Graduations, Schools Ending, Vacations and Camp in East Texas

When we get to this time in May -it starts getting warm. So, we know that summer is on the way! That means lots of family events will be coming up. Graduations, June brings weddings, kids go to camp, and … Continue reading

Warm Weather Happenings in Tyler!

We have so many events and fun festivals coming up in Tyler in the next few weeks! There is no way to tell you everything, but there will be lots for you to consider here in a condensed version. Lets … Continue reading

Rose Festival, Crisp Evenings, Music, Pumpkins and More!

Every year for 84 years, Tyler  has celebrated the Texas Rose Festival. The rose industry has been a large part of Tyler’s economy for many years. This is a way of bringing honor and discovery to the beautiful rose! It … Continue reading

Welcome Summer and 4Th of July

        Summer starts  officially on June 20  at 11:24 PM CDT. The Summer Solstice  is when the sun reaches the northernmost point from the equator. So it is the day we have the longest amount of sunlight in the year. … Continue reading

Memorial Day Then Here Comes Summer!!

As Memorial Day approaches, we all look forward to the beginning of the Good Old Summertime. Just seems most people relax a little better is the summer! We think about vacations, swimming, cookouts and fun visits with friends and family.  … Continue reading

April is on the Way! Lots to Do in East Texas

Our last blog told of the early blooming in Tyler and East Texas for all the beautiful Spring flowers and trees. Even so, there are so many activities this time of year-many of which were highlighted in the March 6 … Continue reading

A New Year 2017-Valentines Day Approaches

Here we are over half way through the first month of 2017. We had our 3 days of winter in East Texas a few days ago, and now most of us are ready for the coming long Spring approaching. While … Continue reading