BERCLAIR MANSION

BERCLAIR MANSION

Structure was once largest of its kind in the United States. A few miles southwest of Goliad in the community of Berclair sits a structure seemingly out of place on the plains of South Texas — the Berclair Mansion. A 75-year-old widow built the mansion in 1936. Etta...
My Dad taught me how to be frugal

My Dad taught me how to be frugal

Everybody who knows me know I grew up country. I will refrain from telling just how country I grew up, other than noting that I have a lot of things in common with people who grew up in the days before water was piped into the house. Still, the land provided my family...