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Side of Vogelsang Building in Rosenberg

Vogelsang Building Rosenberg | Historic and Multi-Use

Posted: June 25, 2017 at 5:20 pm   /   Antiques & Collectibles, Historic Buildings, Houston Metro Area, Restaurants, Rosenberg

Vogelsang Building The Vogelsang Building is a prominent landmark building in downtown Rosenberg. It functions as a multi-use establishment offering visitors a chance to shop, dine, see a theatrical show, and even relax in Rosenberg’s only wine room. The address is 1909 Avenue G, Rosenberg, Texas 77471. My husband and I spent some time exploring […]

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Old time barber shop at Cypress Top Historic Park

Cypress Top Historic Park: A Step Back in Time

Posted: November 1, 2016 at 5:14 pm   /   Cypress, Historic Buildings, Houston Metro Area, Parks & Outdoor

Cypress Top Historic Park There is a small urban park in Cypress consisting of only 2.4 acres known as Cypress Top Historic Park.  It is located right off of busy Hempstead Road. The even busier Highway 290 is a stone’s throw away.  We have passed this little park many times without realizing its significance. Were […]

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Katy Contemporary Art Museum

Posted: August 3, 2016 at 1:57 pm   /   Art & Culture, Did You Know?, Houston Metro Area, Katy, Museums, Nonprofits & Charities

Katy Contemporary Art Museum The Katy Contemporary Art Museum (KCAM) is the only art museum in all of Fort Bend County! This museum opened on September 8, 2013. It was the dream of its founder, Ana Villaronga-Roman, who invested hundreds of thousands of her dollars into this venture. Created as a not-for-profit entity, almost all […]

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Casual Dining at Torchy’s Tacos

Posted: June 17, 2016 at 2:46 pm   /   Katy, Restaurants

Started in Texas! This fun Torchy’s Tacos chain originated with the expertise of Chef Michael Rypka in Austin, Texas. Chef Rypka started with a food truck before having his first brick and mortar location. From what I read as he began experimenting with different types of tacos, often the expression “damn good!” was heard as […]

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Turkey vultures in Mary Jo Peckham Park

Mary Jo Peckham Park in Katy, TX

Posted: May 17, 2016 at 4:56 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Katy, Parks & Outdoor

A Day in the Park Come along with us on one day’s journey into the Mary Jo Peckham Park in Katy, Texas where several different types of birds happened to be spotted and photographed on one fine sunny and warm day. Katy, Texas is located a few miles to the west of Houston and is […]

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