There may be one or ten BBQ hangovers in the room right now. Let’s get the November issue started! #editmeeting #lingeringmeatcoma (at Texas Monthly Magazine)

And may all your dreams be filled with smoked meats aplenty, and your heartburn be as minimal as possible. Goodnight y’all! #Repost from @kimberlypark Ribs and more ribs. #killensbbq #pork #ribs #klose #pit #tmbbqfest #austin

Playing the game right. #Repost from @pxlsmk Gotta hydrate while waiting in line for bbq. #tmbbqfest

Your life expectancy just got about 3 years shorter, but who’s counting? Happy birthday! #Repost from @lsolimani This is how to celebrate your bday. #tmbbq @franklinbbq is still the best (2 hour line) #austin #bbq #30lbsofmeat

It’s not BBQ in Austin without a line. πŸ˜‰ If you’re down at our BBQ festival tag your photos #tmbbqfest and we’ll repost some of our favorites! A rattle of Tums and away we go! (at Long Center)

#wcw April 2004 cover star Beyonce, channeling her inner Willie Nelson. (at Texas Monthly Magazine)

The end of summer only means one thing: FOOTBALL SEASON HAS RETURNED!

Catch up with Charlie Strong in this Q&A from our September issue.

Photograph by Wyatt McSpadden

Y’all better make this last weekend of summer count. #myfavetexas #Repost from @danafelthauser “You cannot always wait for the perfect time, sometimes you must dare to jump.” #cliffjump at #jacobswell in the #texashillcountry (at Texas Monthly)

Some #tbt action back to our January 1981 cover. Who was out on the South Carolina State House at midnight yell practice? Who wishes they were? (at Texas Monthly)

β€œHow are you not … ,” a pause to size me up, β€œ… four hundred pounds?” 

At least they figure I weigh less than a car engine. Otherwise I might consider the question rude.

Read all about the best job in the world in our BBQ Editor’s new feature story Confessions of a Fat Bastard.Β 

Photograph by Darren Braun

Last time we checked the 4 food groups were apple, peach, pecan and buttermilk pie right? #myfavetexas #Repost from @sweetlifebake Helllllo Texas!! I’ve missed you sweet thang - a quick stop in #Fredericksburg for pie before we hit the road again. #ilovetexas #texaseats (at Texas Monthly)

"Now let’s see, which ones do I want to wear for my first day of school?" #myfavetexas #Repost from @felipegarza The boot covered aisles inside Allen Boots in So. Congress. (at Texas Monthly)

Don’t miss the best concerts, festivals and events going on around the state. Sign up for our free Drop Everything List newsletter for our weekly roundup and never let your blue eyes cry in the rain (link in profile). Photograph by James Minchin, courtesy of Shock Ink. (at Texas Monthly)

The intrigue of a donut taco kicks off this morning’s editorial meeting. Yes, that’s a taco with a donut for a tortilla. No, we don’t want to talk about our cholesterol. (at Texas Monthly)