Stories from the journey of fatherhood & brotherhood
“Why would you go to Waco?”
That’s what everyone asked. The inference was clear – the flatlands of Central Texas had nothing to offer. People leave Waco to visit Colorado, not the other way around. Why would I sign up for three days of wandering a sprawling gift shop in a massive tourist trap? Because my wife was dying to go. The trip was for her – or at least that’s what I thought.
We went there to visit Magnolia Market at the Silos. I kept calling it...