Texas Table Top—Celebrating the foods, places and people of the Lone Star State.



Unplugging in a digital world

By Jessica Domel At home. In the office. On the road. Our phones go with us everywhere. But how much is too much? This past weekend, my dad and I were seated next to a young couple at a local restaurant. While my dad and I exchanged stories and discussed life in general, I noticed [...]

January 6, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

For those who aren’t here

By Jessica Domel This time of year is meant for reflection. We think about our blessings, our friends, families and loved ones. Our mouths water with thoughts of turkey, cornbread stuffing and who will devour the last piece of homemade pecan pie. This year, I'm also thinking about the millions of men and women who [...]

November 25, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Back-to-school and back-to-family

By Jessica Domel This time of year, I have the tendency to look back on my varying educational experiences. I think it's prompted by the smell of new crayons as I walk through local stores. Or maybe it's the pictures of kids headed back to school in my social media timelines. Either way, one thing [...]

August 26, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Celebrating our freedom shouldn’t include food poisoning

Friends, we’re just a few days away from a long Fourth of July weekend. I don’t know about you, but I’m hoping that one of my friends is ready to fire up the grill so we can celebrate our nation’s independence. After all, nothing says “long weekend” quite like a gathering of friends, good food [...]

July 1, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

New addition to Texas Table Top

By Julie Vrazel While some girls grew up playing with Barbie dolls and dressing up, I was busy riding John Deere tractors and playing in the dirt. I am Julie Vrazel, the new assistant editor for the Texas Farm Bureau and a name you will likely see from time to time. Being one of four [...]

September 17, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |1 Comment