Explore Kingsville’s Historic Main Street

Women friends walking outdoors at sunset
Searching for something fun to do with your family near Corpus Christi, TX ? Take a quick day trip to explore the nearby historical town of Kingsville, TX.  Just a quick 40 minute drive from Corpus Christi is the culture and history rich town of Kingsville. Taking a walk down... [read more]

How To Clean Foggy Headlights

There's nothing more annoying than driving at night with headlights that barely emit any light thanks to foggy covers. Not only is it an indication of lack of care, but it is one of the biggest safety hazards on the road. Most people assume that poor headlight performance is an... [read more]

Fire Up The Grill And Make These Texas Style Baby Back Ribs

Grilling Ribs
Nothing says Texas quite like a delicious rack of barbecued ribs! Hearty meat, a fantastic BBQ rub, creamy sauce, and slow grilling all come together to create a delectable taste that will leave everyone wanting more! Check out this recipe for Texas Style Baby Back Ribs for a delicious, fall-off-the-bone... [read more]

Enjoy A Meal At Sunset At Snoopy’s Pier

Children enjoying with ice cream
Are you craving seafood and a sunset? If so, Snoopy's is the place you need to find yourself. Snoopy's is a local restaurant that not only will satisfy your seafood and sunset craving but will blow your taste buds out of the water. Here you will get to experience the... [read more]

Explore Well-Known Birding Sites And Hidden Gems

Tourists watching bird hornbill and monkey with binoculars in the tropical forest. Khao Yai National Park, Thailand. Bird, hornbill And Monkey watching tour. Image of the concept of eco-tourism.
Texas is making waves in the birding world. They are the first state to create a birding trail, linking 310 different birdwatching sites. The route includes various observation platforms and informational kiosks for visitors. If you're looking for the best birding sites and hidden gems on the Central Texas Coast,... [read more]

Protect Your Car From The Ocean Air

tires in the sand
It may come as a surprise to you that salt air is a possible suspect when you begin to see your paint corroding on your vehicle. Many vehicle owners that live on or near the coast most commonly start to notice an unhealthy amount of rust on their car after... [read more]

Enjoy The Views And Steak At Republic Of Texas

Eating steak
If you're looking for a fancy date night, or maybe somewhere to celebrate something special, Republic of Texas Bar & Grill is just the place you want to find yourself. Not only will you get a meal that is out of this world, but the views you will endure are... [read more]

Take A Peek Inside The Centennial House

Staircase of a historic home
The Centennial House is the oldest home in Corpus Christi Texas. It holds a lot of history in what is now known as modern day uptown. The house has never been moved though, one feature has been renovated, and it still sits in its original location. There are a few... [read more]

Mike Shaw Toyota’s 5th Annual Turkeys For Troops

Turkeys For Troops
Here at Mike Shaw Toyota, we will always remember and appreciate the sacrifices our military men and women make for our country. While there will never be a way to truly pay them back for their service, let’s start with Thanksgiving dinner. On Friday, November 19, from 8:00 a.m. to... [read more]

Prepare Your Vehicle For Cold Weather

ice frozen on windshield
There’s no need to wait until the winter chill arrives before you winterize your car, so take these steps to prepare your vehicle for the coldest days of the year. Inspect the Tires Keeping your tires in good condition is a vital safety precaution in any season, but with the changing temperatures,... [read more]