The Cultural Significance of the Sombrero

My father very rarely wore a sombrero out.  Instead he’d wear a cap or nothing at all.  For him, the sombrero was a tool like any other: a hammer, a nail, a rusty set of pliers, used to shield his eyes and face from the scorching heat.  A game sometimes, […]

Weekend Photos: Houston Rodeo Cook-Off

We went.  We saw.  We ate.  I danced.  With strangers.  And we had an overall great time.  In case you haven’t noticed by now, Rodeo is huge here this time of year… and well, I just wanted to share a couple of pictures with y’all from our first outing to […]