Things I love about Texas

home sweet home~
  1. It's the only state where a gas station has a cult following.
  2. Tex Mex
  3. The gigantic homecoming mums
  4. You've heard of "Texas sized" things but wait until you learn about "Texas SHAPED" things, and this can range from food to buildings shaped like Texas. I'm serious.
  5. "Fried (fill in the blank)"
  6. Rodeo & Rodeo Carnival
  7. Beyonce
  8. Springtime in the Hill Country
  9. If Texas was competing as it's own country in the 2016 Olympics, we'd be beating Canada
  10. Texas Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
    By serving better-than-passable food and booze before and during whatever’s showing and by perfecting an indie sensibility that’s evident not only in what’s playing (a mix of art house fare and Hollywood must-sees) but what’s playing before the show (archival video, hip cartoons, trailers for movies that were released decades ago), the Alamo has won fans on this coast as well as the other two
  11. A ranch in Texas called King Ranch is larger than the state of Rhode Island
  12. Schlotzsky's
  13. South Padre Island
  14. Galveston Island
  15. America's sweetheart of The 2016 Rio Olympics, Simone Biles
  16. Schlitterbahn
  17. Hruska's
  18. Freebirds World Burrito
  19. Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles
  20. Friday Night Lights
  21. Breakfast tacos
    a Texas classic
  22. The ridiculous trucks
  23. Blue Bell ice cream