Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Concerts Begin this Weekend

July 3 - Texas Unlimited Band
Top country and pop of the 1980's

July 10 - Suede
1980's rock

July 17 - Memphis Train Revue
Sounds of Motown

July 24 - Fab 5
One of the best Beatles tributes around

July 31 - Radiostar
Austin band preforms hits of the '80's

Friday, June 25, 2010

This Weekend!

Just a reminder:  
June 26-27 Round Top Antiques Summer Fair
At the Big Red Barn
in Round Top!

June 26 Music in the Vineyard -Windy Hill Winery

June26 Early Blooming U-Pick
Lavande Lavender Farm


June 26-27 "Aww Shucks" 
at Barrington Living Farm
The home of the last president of Texas: Dr. Anson Jones

June 27 Early Blooming
at Chappell Hill Lavender Farm

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Brenham House Mugs

Order your Brenham House mugs!
Deneen Pottery is a family owned business!
Made in the U.S.A.,
Hand made,
Lead Free,
and Microwave Safe
$15. and that includes the tax
(Shipping will be added)
Give us a call or add it when you book online
979 251-9947

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Bush Library is a Must See

Looking for something to do inside?  While staying at The Brenham House you can add the library to your itinerary.  As you are greeted at the door, they will reply,"see you next week"!  It is an awesome library with so much to see. 
Monday-Saturday 9:30 - 5:00 P.M.
Sunday 12 -5:00 P.M. 
Click here to see website:

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Fourth of July Celebration

What better place to spend the Fourth of July than in Washington County!  
Fireworks on the Brazos celebrating the our nation's independence in the same place where Texas declared her independence.
Free Blue Bell Ice Cream and Coca-Cola drinks!
Live patriotic concert and a fireworks display at Washington on the Brazos State Park!

Book you room now for the Fourth of July
at The Brenham House Bed and Breakfast

Mobius Coffeehouse Just Down the Street!

1120 South Market Street
Brenham, Texas
Looking for a great cup of coffee?
7 A.M-8 P.M. Monday through Saturday
Enjoy wireless internet or good conversation with a friend, a espresso based beverage, and one of their many food items.
Check out the menus by clicking here:
It is close to The Brenham House, here is the map:
You can't miss it.  It has the largest red coffee cup on top of the shop!

Friday, June 11, 2010

Grayson County Herbal Tea Company

We have the most wonderful guests who stay with us at The Brenham House!  They are talented at the many things they love to do.  
Terry Irvin has started her own herb farm in Grayson County.  She plants herbs, grows them organically and harvests all herbs by hand.  After her harvest, she dries, chops and cans her herbal teas.  She sells everything she makes, as well as tea accessories.  She also will be glad to take your order. 
Lemon Balm Tea
Chocolate Mint Tea
    Check out the Grayson County Herbal Tea Company
Howe, Texas

After the rains!

We got a delicious 2 day rain in Brenham!  These are my grandmother, Kate Flanagan's rain lilies.  I have carried them from her house to three of my own homes.  They make me smile!

40th Annual International Festival-Institute

June 12-July 17
Opening Chamber Music Program 3:30 p.m., 

Opening Orchestra Program with the Texas Festival Orchestra at 8:00 p.m., 

***individual or season tickets available.
Festival Hill, hwy. 237 @ Jester Road, Round Top, Texas 

Click here to check out times ticket prices:

Alert to all of you Gardeners!

June 12 
Summer Harvest Celebration at Brenham's Farmer's Market
307 S. Park Street

Celebrate this tasty season at the Farmer's Market with home grown fruit and vegetable contest, open to all!
11:00 A.M. Justin Duncan, greenhouse manager at Prairie View A & M, will speak on How to Improve your Vegetable Garden

Brenham Summer Antiques Show

June12-13 Brenham Summer Antiques Show

Country and formal furniture, pottery, glassware, sterling, linens, estate jewelry, old toys, collectibles, plus a Farmer's Market and plant sale, 9-5 P.M. Saturday, 10-4 Saturday
$5.00 admission
2804 Gun and Rod Road
Knights of Columbus

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Windy Winery

Come out and enjoy the wine, music, and vineyard!
Windy Winery - June 5th Light Rock Blues Music 
Check out their schedule www.WindyWinery.com

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Martha's Bloomers

Cafe M. Bloomers is a Garden Cafe at Martha's Bloomers.  
Serene indoor and outdoor garden dining.  
Hot entrees, homemade soups, sandwiches, garden fresh salads, desserts and flavored teas.  
Opened Tue.- Sun. for lunch 11-3 P.M.
Desserts served until 4 P.M.
...And did I say shop, shop, shop while you are there?
8101 Hwy. 6 bypass, Navasota
Only 20 minutes from Brenham!

Lavender, Lavender, Lavender!

It is that time of year for fresh cut Lavender!
There are two Lavender Farms, with gift shops!
Pick your own or buy gifts, like soaps, teas, sachets, and more!
Check out these Lavender Farm websites:

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Downtown Places to Dine

107 W. Commerce
Brenham, Texas
Located in Downtown Brenham.  Great food, good variety on the menu, served to you in a historic building! Check it out for dinner!

Wonderful Italian Food, Great Ambience!

Burgers, Steak and Seafood in a beautiful building.
205 S. Baylor

A must try!  Hot and cold sandwiches, salads, quiches, soups, pies and ice cream.  So, so, good!
Located at 107 West Alamo Street

Funky Art Cafe
202 West Commerce Street

106 East Alamo Street
Wine retail and wine bar.  Serves sushi, sandwiches, soups, tacos, seafood, and steaks.