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Grape Stomping Fun

September 19, 2017

April and her mother, Norma, had a wonderful time at the Chappell Hill Lavender & Wine Fest in August 2017, then wrote about the fun on her blog. Thank you, April, for visiting & sharing your magical weekend with your followers! April Mae Monterrosa is a lifestyle blogger from San Antonio, TX. She believes the formula […]

Lavender & Wine Fest Fun

August 29, 2017

April and her mother, Norma, had a wonderful time at the Chappell Hill Lavender & Wine Fest in August 2017, then wrote about the fun on her blog. Thank you, April, for visiting & sharing your magical weekend with your followers! April Mae Monterrosa is a lifestyle blogger from San Antonio, TX. She believes the formula […]

A Magical Weekend at Lillian Farms

August 29, 2017

April and her mother, Norma, enjoyed a wonderful two-night stay at Lillian Farms Country Estate in early August 2017, then wrote about their stay on her blog. Thank you, April, for visiting & sharing your magical weekend with your followers! April Mae Monterrosa is a lifestyle blogger from San Antonio, TX. She believes the formula […]

Girlfriend Getaway from Austin

August 29, 2017

“I was looking for something fun to do outside of Austin, where I live, but close enough that it would not be a hassle to get there and Brenham worked perfectly! I have a group of friends that love to get a night away from kids and work so we do this often. We are […]

July = Fun, Family & Fireworks

June 21, 2017

July Brings Fun, Family, Fireworks to the Brenham/Washington County Area July is a great time to visit the Brenham & Washington County area! There’s so much to do, from music to fireworks to crushing grapes to ice cream (Blue Bell, of course), you and your family will have an unforgettable time. Blue Bell If this […]

Summer of Wine

May 16, 2017

Welcome to the Summer of Wine – your chance to reconnect while swirling about the countryside on a weekend-long escape. Whether you’re with your spouse, best friends, dog, or just need a moment to yourself, you will find plenty of opportunities for fun this summer around Brenham and Washington County. First up, Downtown Brenham’s Summer […]

Mother’s Day Weekend Retreat

May 4, 2017

Mother’s Day Weekend Agenda Relax Laugh Eat & drink Shop Rest Now that’s a to-do list we love to have, right?! Especially on a weekend retreat with Mom. In Brenham, you can enjoy many things that will help you check each one of those off the list. Here are some ideas. Moms & Lavender Chappell […]

5 Ways to Kick Off Summer

May 3, 2017

Summer is fast approaching – do you have plans yet? Here are five ways to get your summer started right in the peace & quiet of Brenham. Maifest & Sunday Funday The first weekend in May is filled with music, food, a small town parade, and plenty of libations to keep you cool. Brenham’s German […]

Goodbye, Bluebonnets

April 11, 2017

That’s all, folks! The bluebonnets had a great season, but it’s time to say goodbye to our favorite wildflowers. Other flowers that you can enjoy while driving around Washington County are Indian blanket and Mexican hat. Both of these flowers don’t mind the sun as much and will stay along our roadsides for another few […]

April Flowers in Brenham

April 4, 2017

Okay folks, here’s the scoop. The bluebonnets have peaked and many are dying off, but we still have good flowers to enjoy! Bluebonnets, Indian paintbrush, evening primrose, phlox, winecups, coreopsis, Indian blanket and many more! Come on over and enjoy a beautiful drive in the countryside. COUNTRY DRIVES: Old Independence Rd – a mix of […]