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June 15, 2020

A Clear View of Paradise

A Clear View of Paradise

Dallas may be a fair stretch away from the Texas Gulf Coast, but the trip never stopped Bill and Suzanne Hutchison from making it their destination of choice for many getaways. They liked it so much in fact that the couple bought a home in Port Aransas several years ago. At first it seemed ideal. …

April 15, 2020

Making Island Time A Full Time Pleasure

Making Island Time A Full Time Pleasure

While living in Waco, Texas, avid kayakers Stu and Lisa Millard used to take every opportunity to get away to Rockport to enjoy their favorite pastime and the carefree feeling that comes with “island time”. Then, in 2015, the couple decided to take island time full time and get a house on the coast. Right …

March 8, 2020

Making A Boyhood Dream Come True

Making A Boyhood Dream Come True

Kevin Baker grew up fishing the shimmering waters of Estes Flats, just a stone’s throw from the town of Rockport, Texas. It was a coastal backdrop for lazy golden summers and a few, mostly true, fish stories. When Kevin would cast a line out onto the calm, azure water he thought to himself how great …