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The Sky Will Light Up Like Magic, at The Lantern Fest

The Lantern Fest: Dallas will be held Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Ennis, Texas. Thousands of people will join together and release fire-heated lanterns into the night sky for an unforgettable experience. [If you are not in Texas, this event will also be in other cities across the U.S. See info below.] I have always …

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downhill skiing at Revelstoke

Top 10 North American Ski Resorts for 2017

Even though many people have already been on ski trips this winter, there is still time to fit one in! A typical ski season at North American ski resorts is December through April, with the best conditions generally being in January, February and the beginning of March. The time table for snow conditions at all …

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One view from the Tejas Room’s private patio table

Bella Vista Bed & Breakfast, Marble Falls, Texas

My first published article/blog post was about a wonderful bed and breakfast in Marble Falls (in the Texas Hill Country) that David and I went to for an anniversary. re-posted it yesterday on their Facebook page, so I thought I would share it here, too. In planning your vacation get-away for this year, consider …

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Welcome to Utopia sign

Utopia, Texas – A Place of Ideal Perfection in the Hill County

Another post about a tiny Texas Hill Country town that you might want to visit someday – Utopia, Texas By Judy Peacock Originally published December 8, 2015 at The Texas Hill Country is filled with dozens of towns and cities where the residents think that their hometown is the best place to live. Utopia …

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Hye Post Office

5 Reasons to Say ‘Hi’ to Hye, Texas

By:  Judy Peacock (Below is a blog post that was originally published on last year, January 15, 2016.)  Enjoy! One of the Texas Hill Country’s towns that you do not hear widely publicized is Hye, located on Highway 290 in the middle of Johnson City, Stonewall, Albert, and Blanco. With a population of only 105, …

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Walkway of Lights entrance

Marble Falls’ Walkway of Lights

Love Christmas lights? So do we! Here is an article of mine published on last December, about a beautiful display of lights in Marble Falls. This year, Walkway of Lights opened November 18, 2016 and will be open through January 1, 2017. If you are in that neck of the woods between now and …

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