Their story begins almost 40 years in Holland (otherwise known as The Netherlands), when couple Piet and Afra Koeman, equipped with only a spade and a handful of onion seeds, started a horticultural farm. Later after adding several flowers, and of course tulips, they knew just what their passion was. Fast forward to 2011, when Piet Koeman passed away at age 69, son Pieter and his wife Petra knew they wanted to change course. After visiting Texas several times and ultimately falling in love, they finally decided to bring a piece of their homeland to U.S. soil. Pieter Koeman not only loves the Texas culture, but enjoys that “after traveling for several hours here, you’re still in Texas, while at home in The Netherlands, you’re out of the country after two hours”. Jake Lundy was so happy to be able to bring his girlfriend to the fields as “she had been wanting to pick the tulips here for months”.
Beauty is one of the many things that are timeless. Many people make sure to have a budget for their beauty needs such as makeovers, makeup, haircuts, facials, manicures and pedicures etc. For someone like myself, these could be weekly needs but for others, maybe every two weeks or whenever they can find the time […]
Kasandra Garza December 13 was election day, and after a long election season, John Thomaides has won the mayoral position for San Marcos. Up for grabs was the mayoral position, city council place two, and city council place three. During election night on Nov. 8, neither Thomaides nor Becerra gained the majority vote. However, Becerra […]
Article by Rikki Yanez “You have not only the scary element of being in the woods, but you have the scary people too,” says Misty Pestor, coworker of owner Michael Grover, when asked her thoughts about the property they decided to choose for the haunted attraction. On the opening night,October 20, Fear Factory Presents: The […]