My work soulmate.  the one I can count on.  Audrey.

My work soulmate. the one I can count on. Audrey.

not really sure how long audrey has worked with us…i do know that the last 5 years are the longest consecutive years she has worked. i remember getting a text on the morning of the 4th of JULY saying, “i’m quitting.”…let’s just say i wasn’t amused.  she came back and i didn’t stop her.  this […]

momMa, MaDrE, moMmY, MotHer…PIES, reservations & unconditional LOVE!

momMa, MaDrE, moMmY, MotHer…PIES, reservations & unconditional LOVE!

“there is no perfect way to be a GOOD mother.   Each situation is unique.  Each mother has different challenges, different skills & abilities…and, CERTAINLY different children!  What matters most is a mother’s LOVE runs deep for her CHILDREN.”  m. rusell ballard unconditional love is what i learned from my mom.  about how important forgiveness is.  […]

Round Top ANTIQUES WEEEKS #50

Round Top ANTIQUES WEEEKS #50

seriously, it’s hard to believe this will be our 50th ANTIQUE SHOW.  i was 12 when i worked my 1st show.  i was 14 when i bought my 1st antique.  i paid in $1 bills…100 of ’em.  it was an armoir & i still have it…now it holds rick’s shovels & racks, not clothes!  when i married my husband, […]

JunkBerry Pie, Junk Gypsies, Royers Cafe, Prom & Royers Pie Haven on HGTV

JunkBerry Pie, Junk Gypsies, Royers Cafe, Prom & Royers Pie Haven on HGTV

well, it was like CHRISTMAS when the Junk Gypsy gals moved to Round Top!!  A BIG ‘ole present!!  The Junk Gypsy girls are just like you and me.  They are down to earth and the girl next door.  You need a cup ‘o sugar for ‘da pie they will bring it!!  well, we got an […]

the POWER of PIE…and, the strength of a little boy.

the POWER of PIE…and, the strength of a little boy.

it was the week before the spring 2012 antique show and i get this email from a mom of a little boy…. We are long term fans of Royer’s . . . and I need a favor for my little boy. My ten-year-old son, Logan, has been in and out of the hospital for months. He has […]

Hap-PIE 4th of JULY from Round Top, TX!! BIGGEST parade this is of the MISSISSIPPI!

Hap-PIE 4th of JULY from Round Top, TX!! BIGGEST parade this is of the MISSISSIPPI!

Y’all don’t want to miss this one…YES, it’s a tad on the HOT side but i think this year it’s gonna be below 100!!!  The town of Round Top is gearing up for it’s ANNUAL 4th of July BIG bash!!  THE PARADE!  The red and white lights are hung, the AMERICAN flags are hung and […]

Happy Father’s Day, Pieman

Happy Father’s Day, Pieman

  I think it’s only fitting that my first post is honoring, Bud The Pieman, MY DAD.  I have learned all i know from him.  We have been so blessed with Royers Cafe and wouldn’t be where we are today without dad’s hope and faith.  25 years ago, the cafe was the way for dad to put food on our […]