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Thanks for visiting our website. We love to share all the Rio Grande Valley has to offer. Whether you are a Winter Texan, Converted or Native Texan, you’ll find plenty of things here to spark your interest.

Throughout the year, you’ll be able to keep up with us through this site, follow us on Facebook, come and see us at our booth at the Don-Wes flea market, and join us at the many events we help promote and sponsor – we hope you’ll look for us during all your Valley adventures.


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  • The Winter Texan Whisperer

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    Let me start out by offering a quick disclaimer:  I’m not retired.  Unfortunately, I’m far from it.  And, I’ve never been to retirement destinations in Arizona or Florida, so I personally have nothing to base …Read More
  • Baby it’s HOT outside!

    By this time, most of our Winter Texans have left the Rio Grande Valley, either to head off to your next adventure, to check on the farm, or to see those grandkids with whom the …Read More