Monthly Archives: November 2011

Parrot Heads of Port Aransas award check

Despite the wind and chill of a northern front, Sunday, Nov. 27, several members of the Parrot Heads of Port Aransas gathered on the beach to present a check to Tony Amos for the Animal Rehabilitation Keep. The  $11,450 were the proceeds … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving, y’all!

My happy Thanksgiving got off to a great start yesterday with the Second Annual Great Turkey Fry…more

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VFW Chili Cook-Off

I was surprised at what a big deal the 8th Annual Moore-McDonald VFW Post 8967 Bean and Chili Cook-Off was. Open to the public and held Saturday at 311 N. Alister St. in Port Aransas, the post’s back yard was … Continue reading

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Going the distance

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TravelPro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   I’ve been doing more traveling than usual lately, and have future journeys planned. Unfortunately, on my trip back from New … Continue reading

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Of bending branches and singing waters

Thanksgiving’s around the corner and if Fortune smiles upon me, I will be having deep fried rather than roasted turkey. I was curious about what wine would complement that dish. Lucky me, with a true oenophile for a tour guide, I had … Continue reading

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Port Aransas on PBS’s Travelscope

Tune into your local Public Broadcasting Station (PBS) (KEDT in Corpus Christi) on Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. as the Emmy award-winning Travelscope host Joseph Rosendo visits Port Aransas for an adventure on Mustang Island. Travelscope offers an … Continue reading

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Great barbeque, beverages and bakery items at Beaches

“Life is uncertain. Eat dessert first.” — American writer Ernestine Ulmer… more

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