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Fall For These DIY Fall-Scented Candles

Beautiful autumn terrace decoration with pumpkins, lantern, plants and flowers
The scents of autumn are a lot different than those of summer. You don’t have to spend much time outside in Columbus, TX, to detect this. You can also create these aromas by setting out candles in your home. This is a popular way to create a calm, enjoyable atmosphere... [read more]

Get Ready For The Holidays With These Side Dishes

Homemade Grilled Brussel Sprouts with Fresh Bacon
It may be hard to believe, but the holiday season isn’t far away. With the coming of Thanksgiving and Christmas, parties and other gatherings will be on your schedule. And when these events take place, you’ll surely have food. Moreover, when you prepare meals, you’ll want to have some delicious... [read more]

Stir Up White Chicken Chili This Fall

Homemade white chili chicken with beans, lime and corn close-up on the table
It seems like there are as many ways to make chili as there are people on this Earth. So, if you’ve gotten into a chili rut, don’t despair. White chicken chili is a delicious dish that is perfect for fall but also works great in other seasons. In addition, you... [read more]

Dress Your Kiddo Like A Cowboy This Halloween

A cute little boy dressed in cowboy-themed attire while at home
Playing dress-up any day of the year is fun, but there’s something extra special about wearing costumes on Halloween. And although there are tons of costume ideas, sometimes it’s nice to fall back on old favorites. Playing cowboy or cowgirl is fun, and putting the costume together is easy. This... [read more]

Grab A Good Read At Nesbitt Memorial Library

Asian female student sitting on floor in the library, Open and learning textbook from bookshelf in the International College/University Library.
In 1979, the Nesbitt Memorial Library opened and absorbed the Mansfield Memorial Library collection. Later, the estate of Miss Nesbitt made a plan for a large expansion. The library offers many resources and benefits for Columbus locals. Grab a good read and so much more at Nesbitt Memorial Library. When to... [read more]

Feast At Hartz Chicken Buffet

Fried Chicken
Despite all the changes over the years, the mission of Hartz Chicken has remained the same. That mission is to serve the most delicious fried chicken in the South. After 50 years, Hartz Chicken Buffet has expanded and now offers a full all-you-can-eat buffet with over 65 locations. But no... [read more]

Paddle Through Town on the Columbus Paddling Trail

Happy family on summer vacation together canoeing on a lake.
There are many wonderful things about the city of Columbus, and one of the most beautiful is the river that winds its way through town. The Colorado River ecosystem is home to beautiful wildflowers, birds, and small animals. Paddling along the river can help you see the city and the... [read more]

Tailgating Just Got Easier With These 5 Hacks

Focused watching football game at home
Tailgating for your team’s games is a time-honored tradition and a great way to gather with family and friends. But you want your tailgating party in Columbus, TX, to be lots of fun and very little stress. And with a little bit of planning, you can rock your next tailgating... [read more]

Keep Your Kids Safe On The Field This Fall

Three Young Boys and Teammates Play Flag Football
As a parent, you want your child to participate in and enjoy sports. You also want your child to be safe during extracurricular activities. With popular sports getting ready to start up in the fall, such as football, baseball, softball, and soccer, KidsHealth has tips on how you as a... [read more]

Learn To Pack Your Cooler Like A Pro

Cooler filled with food for a camping trip.
Whether you are planning a road trip or a day in the park, packing your cooler is necessary for the ultimate experience. If there never seems to be enough space, items always get crushed, or you really dislike wading through all the ice, To and Fro Fam has you covered... [read more]