Month: February 2019

Destination Spotlight – National Ranching Heritage Center

One of my favorite attractions in Lubbock is the National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC). You can not only see, but fully experience the Old West at this magical place. I couldn’t wait to feature them as the Destination Spotlight! I caught up with Julie Hodges, the Helen DeVitt Jones endowed manager of education, to learn

Foodie Favorites: Queen of Tarts Bakery & Cheese Shop

On a cold January day in 2007, Sally Good, a cook and longtime baker, measured out the ingredients for a coconut cake. There was a birthday to be celebrated, and she was never one to stand for anything other than homemade. What started as a celebratory treat became a treat to be celebrated. Now, if

Best Pizza Pies in the “Hub City”

Even though West Texas may be known for it’s savory southern cooking, Lubbock is home to some of the best pizza pies in the state! Whether you’re into Chicago-style deep dish or New York-inspired crispy crust, the “Hub City” has something to satisfy your craving for the perfect slice. Giorgio’s Pizza The New York-style pizza

Your Guide to Valentine’s Day in the LBK

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Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching! Still aren’t sure how to celebrate? There are plenty of things to do in the “Hub City” no matter who your Valentine is this year. If Your Valentine is Your Significant Other: Wine & Chocolate Fantasia Saturday, February 9 || 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. || Llano Estacado Winery: 3426 E

Fitness Studios in the 806

The hardest part of any journey is knowing where to start, especially a fitness journey. In cities across the country, fitness studios are on the rise, and Lubbock is no exception. Below is a quick roundup of a few fitness studios which have taken the “Hub City” by storm. Pure Barre || 5505 98th St.