dedicated to discovering all that is authentically amarillo
current issuecurrent issue
Jon Mark Beilue column
photo

Who’s the sniveling coward? You are!

April 22, 2016 noon

Admit it, presidential campaign coverage is a guilty pleasure.
photo

Mustard on beans never sounded so normal

March 25, 2016 noon

It’s a jungle out there, and rest assured, someone is slapping peanut butter on the foliage and eating it.
photo

Auto-correct can be very ‘fresh wrong’

February 26, 2016 11:18 a.m.

That’s auto-correct. For every one word it corrects to the right meaning, there’s 10 nonsensical words in its place.
photo

Embrace the Winter – or something like that

January 29, 2016 10:54 a.m.

Yeah, I’m going to Embrace the Winter all right. I’m going to put my arm around this season, and start to squeeze, and then take my hands and tighten my grip, and squeeze more and more and yell maniacally and laugh hysterically…
photo

Does anyone have some grandkids I could borrow?

December 25, 2015 9:44 a.m.

I’m flat missing out on one of the truly revengeful joys of life – spoiling your grandkids rotten and then sending them back to your kids for them to deal with.
photo

Christmas TV specials aren’t showing their age

November 25, 2015 9:25 a.m.

’Tis the season – the season for animated Christmas specials.
photo

Showers of blessing beat a bath every time

October 23, 2015 10:04 a.m.

If baths are so great, why aren’t they at health clubs, workout facilities and locker rooms?
photo

Education communication: It’s MB (Mind-Boggling)

September 25, 2015 9 a.m.

Teachers speak in a closed world of acronyms and abbreviations that WPTMTS (Would Put the Military to Shame).
photo

TV, food: a marriage to have and to hold

August 28, 2015 9:15 a.m.

September 10 is TV Dinner Day. It was on that day in 1952 – some 63 years ago – C.A. Swanson & Sons debuted the first TV dinner.
photo

The Saturday shopping experience like no other

July 24, 2015 10:37 a.m.

Why are these Wal-Martians like Big Foot and the Loch Ness monster, rumored to have been seen elsewhere but yet no one can offer definitive proof of their existence except pushing a cart at Walmart?
recent stories

A Woman in the Middle of Women
Mothers and their children have special, and sometimes challenging, relationships. Over the years I’ve learned ...

Adkisson Hatchery
By 1938, the hatchery was putting more than 110,000 eggs into incubators every three weeks.

Blue Front Café and Oyster Bar
After being shuttered for months, the owners of Amarillo favorite El Tejavan have rescued a ...

In the Bag
A few of our favorite bags to keep working moms organized and stylish, regardless of ...

@AmarilloMag