17 Things You Have To Do Before You’re An Official Texan
Are you an official Texan? Sure, you may have been living in Texas your entire life, but there are certain things you just have to do before you can consider yourself a resident of the Lone Star State – induction ceremonies, if you will. There are a lot more than I’ve listed here (which makes sense because our state is full of so many great, iconic things), so I picked the main ones that come to mind immediately. Here are 17 things you HAVE to do before becoming an official Texan.
Have you done all of them? If so, congrats! You’re an official Texan and we’re glad to have you. If not – well, spring break is coming up, so here’s your chance! What other things do you consider obligatory to becoming a true Texan?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.