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Texas Hill Country Scenic Drives | James Kiehl River Bend Park

By Bringing Up Texans If you are looking for a quiet place to dip your toes in the river, cast a line, or picnic while bird-watching, then James Kiehl River Bend Park in Comfort, Texas is the perfect spot. The Park is on the smaller size with 25 acres and a decent sized dirt parking …

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The best small towns to live in | NYC’s Upper West Side?!

  It might shock you at first, but New York City’s Upper West Side could be considered one of the “best small towns to live in” in the United States. In fact, as a native New Yorker and someone who loves that city and also other large urban areas, it is the small town feel …

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Liberty Burger in Ingram | Dessert Conquers All

Liberty Burger in Ingram (formerly Liberty Kitchen) has once again surpassed my gastronomic expectations. They’ve satisfied my stomach, too. Last night’s “strawberry champagne cheesecake” was supposed to be shared between my wife and me. Hmm. After the first bite, that was not. Going. To. Happen. Scene of the crime We’ve been here before, here and …

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7 of the Best Restaurants in Kerrville (or close enough)

You’re a visitor exiting I-10 to spend a little time in Kerrville, Texas, and you immediately see McDonald’s, Cracker Barrel, Sonic, and a few low-profile eateries. You think, where are all the real restaurants in Kerrville? The following brief summaries are — in the subjective opinion of Small Town USA — seven of the best …

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Things to do in the Texas Hill Country | Joshua Springs Park & Preserve

  by BringingUpTexans Joshua Spring Park & Preserve is located in Comfort, Texas, with over 400 acres of park to explore. From a stocked fishing pond to a playground and miles of trails, this park offers outdoor fun for the whole family. There is even a dog park for your furry family members to run …

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Texas Hill Country Artists | Karen Freeman

  Among Texas Hill Country artists who are sought after from coast to coast is Karen Freeman. A trained architect, architectural engineer and designer who has spent her entire life sketching, drawing, and painting, Karen brings a unique flair to her abstract expressionist work, which appeals to a growing client base in the United States …