Daily Archives: June 27, 2013

Film – Nothing New Review

A few weeks ago I started researching the German Texans plight in preparation for writing a screen play about there story, which I hope to turn into a mini series (think Lonesome Dove). So I started with the Genealogy Society here in Boerne, and with Nancy Mclary’s help, I began digging into the stories and…

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Publisher – July 2013

Seasons – 3rd person singular present, plural of sea·son Noun Each of the four divisions of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter) marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours,.. We all know the 4 seasons that rule our particular piece of Texas. And, of course, we’ve all laughed that on some days in Texas, you might…

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Making Sense of Wine

Of all the love affairs covered in the media, the one I find most gratifying is our new found love affair with wine. In an earlier article on some of the aspects of wine, I tried to help with the simplifying of wine by covering the #1 basic rule of wine…there are no rules. In…

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Texas Wine Trail

And just when we thought it couldn’t get any hotter… oh well, it is finally the summer months in south Texas, especially after our cold start in May. First let me thank all those folks who hit the Texas Wine Trail, and experienced our little bit of wine heaven in the Hill country. And special…

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Spiritual – Have Faith

You can’t walk on water unless you get out of the boat. This little saying is used in countless circumstances, and describes pretty well the emotions we all feel when taking on a difficult task, or making the choice to do, well, most anything that’s hard. And, obviously, in a spiritual sense, it’s a great…

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Art – Said Passion To Death

“I’m 51 years old and I just figured out what I’m supposed to be doing and it’s definitely sculpting,” local artist Charles Ingram said. Ingram, who has found success in a number of different media including illustration, oil painting, and large scale murals, has found passion in his sculpture work. Son of a US Air…

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Old Timer – July 2013

I’m a bit of a wine collector, and was wondering about your wine knowledge. I’m having a hard time deciding between the exquisite (but expensive) Domaine Romanée-Conti or finishing my collection off with the more affordable, yet equally impressive Chteau Mouton Rothschild Pauillac 1986. Thoughts? Wine has always been a bit perplexing to me. We’ve…

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