Christmas on Mercer

Christmas On Mercer in Dripping Springs There is something special about Christmas on Mercer. Every December, our small town Dripping Springs, Texas, comes alive with festive holiday cheer. We like to imagine that it would … Read more

Founders Day 2024

Founders Day Festival April 26-28 2024 Join us in celebrating the vibrant spirit of Dripping Springs, Texas at Founder’s Day—an eventful three-day extravaganza taking place from April 26th to April 28th! There’ll be plenty of … Read more

Coyotes Dripping Springs

Are coyotes moving into your neighborhood?

Coyotes in Dripping Springs Coyotes (Canis latrans) are sometimes known as prairie wolves though they are smaller than wolves and are one of the three different types of wild canids (dogs) found in North America. … Read more

Christmas Events in Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs Holiday Events Holiday lights, Christmas decorations, and creative displays light up little communities around the country. Many families look forward to driving about town, listening to holiday music, and spreading Christmas goodwill with … Read more

most common hill country snakes

Most Common Hill Country Snakes

Most Common Snakes in Hill Country Snakes serve a useful purpose in the environment. Snakes never prey on humans, and they will never run after you; in fact, they generally retreat or escape if given … Read more

Fire Ant Control

Fire Ant Control in Texas

Just mention Fire Ants, and you have an instant conversation anywhere in Texas. Everyone can add a comment, an observation, a story. Home remedies are offered; someone else’s remedy is suggested; each person’s own favored … Read more

different types of mulch

Types of Mulch

Complete List of Organic & Synthetic Mulch Types All types of mulch can be put into one of two buckets: organic mulch, which consists of material that used to be alive, and synthetic mulch, which … Read more

How to Grow Butternut Squash

Growing Butternut Squash

How to Grow Butternut Squash Organically Growing butternut squash – and all winter squash for that matter – is a great way to get your veggies well into fall. It is known as winter squash … Read more

Road Trip to Wimberley Texas

Wimberley Texas Hidden in the midst of magnificent cypress trees lies a picturesque village that looks almost like a painting. Along the banks of a cool spring-fed creek sits Wimberley, Texas‚ located just north of … Read more

Top 10 Best Painted Churches in Texas

Best Texas Painted Churches in Texas Inside, each is decorated in a profusion of color, with nearly every surface covered in bright paint. German and Czech immigrants fleeing the Austrian Empire celebrated religious freedom found … Read more

Feed Your Plants For Free

Compost contains all of the nutrients that living plants need, and delivers them in a slow-release manner over several years. What exactly is compost? More than decayed organic matter, compost is the end product of … Read more

Pecan Tree Watering

Watering Pecan Trees

If you don’t do anything else ‘by the book’ when it comes to caring for your pecan trees, make sure to water, water, and water. I will be the first to tell you that it’s … Read more

Planting Pecan Trees in Texas

How to Plant Pecan Trees in Texas If you have come to this post on planting pecan trees, I assume you intend to plant a pecan tree and you haven’t planted a pecan tree before … Read more

Dripping Springs Squirrel Raccoon Removal

Rid your Attic of Squirrels & Raccoons

Raccoons can be dangerous when cornered, so please do not approach them before calling a professional. Live trapping is not recommended for homeowners when dealing with animals such as raccoons or skunks, which can transmit … Read more

dripping springs bat removal

How to Remove a Bat from Your Home

Removing bats can be a tricky process, especially since bats are occasionally protected during certain months of the year. However, no matter when you are doing it, bat removal can be a tedious process that … Read more