Shiner Beer Spoetzl Brewery Now open for Saturday Tours!

The Spoetzl Brewery is now open on Saturdays! Named after brewmaster Kosmos Spoetzl, the K. Spoetzl Brewery was founded in Shiner, Texas (population 2,069), in 1909, brewing beer with old-world traditions and recipes for the many German and Czech settlers in the state. Since then, the brewery has grown to be one of the leading … More Shiner Beer Spoetzl Brewery Now open for Saturday Tours!

Boerne, Texas

One freezing afternoon, we drove out to Boerne. Good ol’ small town Texas. Once we arrived, we walked straight into their largest cafe, The Dienger Trading Co. for some warmth! Their chai tea latte was good (a little sweet, but hey, it was the holidays) and they have a pretty delicious looking bakery and food … More Boerne, Texas

Hot Springs, Arkansas

Brian and I spent our Thanksgiving break visiting National Park #6 – Hot Springs, Arkansas! It wasn’t a bad drive – about 7 hours plus stops. We stayed at The Waters hotel right on Bathhouse Row. We pretty much parked the truck and walked everywhere. The hotel is a historically preserved building and is, based … More Hot Springs, Arkansas