Patricia McConnico


Books That Cook

Black Tie and Blue Jeans: Cooking on the Llano Estacado

Books That Cook

Texas Celebrity Cookbook

Texas Tidbits

Travel From Athens to Victoria—and never cross the state line.

Books That Cook

Any Bitch Can Cook.

With stars ranging from Willie Nelson to Tommy Lee Jones, an Austin awards show gets top billing. Plus: The North Texas Irish Festival harps on its success; Houston has a weekend perfect for the kids; El Paso packs the house for the Siglo de Oro; and Dallas’ Meadows Museum has visions of Spain.

Valarie Rae Miller

Valarie Rae Miller finds her better angels.

Books That Cook

The Best From Helen Corbitt’s Kitchen.

Texas Tidbits

Charro Days on the border.

Around the State

From ballet to boot-scootin’, Houston offers up a great weekend. Plus: Austin and Dallas put artists on display; Galveston gets fat; San Antonio hits an operatic high note; and the San Antonio CineFestival focuses in on the films of Efrain Gutierrez.

Thomas Haden Church

Thomas Haden Church goes natural.

Books That Cook

Experience fine food done Texas style with Caroline Stuart’s The Food of Texas: Authentic Recipes From the Lonestar State.