Traveling

Where the Bluebonnets Grow

An azure sky stretches across the endless horizon of the rolling Central Texas landscape, home to a unique, history-steeped community where German influences blend...

Four Favorite Springtime Destinations

Leaving behind the chill of winter and traveling to a beautiful locale ushers in the delights of bright colors, fresh floral scents, and welcoming...
Ireland

A Tour of Ireland

Magical and untouched, Ireland is filled with misty moors and grassy knolls stretching as far as the eye can see. To tour this country...

Commemorating a Young Hero

History buffs Ryan Dunagan and Chris Bailey have filled their home—christened Riverbend because it sits in a curve of the Alabama River—with a wonderfully...
Written in the Stones

Written in the Stones

Gazing up at the imposing gray façade of Ireland’s Ashford Castle, one inevitably feels a sense of history imbedded in the ancient fortification’s weather-worn...
Pretty as a Picture

Pretty as a Picture

When balladeer James Taylor crooned, “Though the Berkshires seemed dreamlike on account of that frosting,” in his song “Sweet Baby James,” he was describing...