14 facts about the new Hutto H-E-B


At 8 a.m. Wednesday, Hutto’s only grocery store opened at 5000 Gattis School Road at SH 130.

The 121,000-square-foot H-E-B Plus offers everyday grocery items and gourmet selections. New brand innovations such as Mia’s Mirror, Meal Simple and Primo Picks are part of the business.

The store is open 6 a.m.-midnight seven days a week and employs 350 people. It includes a full-service meat market, hand-rolled sushi, a bulk health living section, a deli, scratch bakery and in-house roasted meats.

“We are thrilled to open and share the new Hutto H-E-B Plus with the entire community,” said General Manager Reb Burgert. “We spent several years planning the right-sized store for this growing community and we hope shoppers are as excited as we are about the variety of offerings, like the Mia’s Mirror accessory boutique, the expanded H-E-B Meal Simple products and the largest beer and wine department in the company. We look forward to celebrating with all of our neighbors on opening day.”

As part of the grand opening, H-E-B is giving donations to five local community organizations.

The store also has a selection of electronics, toys, housewares, grilling and outdoor furniture, apparel, party supplies and live plants. Here are 14 features of the new Hutto H-E-B Plus:

• Located at the front of the store, Blooms is a specialty boutique that offers fresh flowers, bouquets, housewares, home goods and home décor. With a floral designer on staff, Blooms can help with everything from small celebrations to large weddings and events.

• Mia’s Mirror is a boutique featuring boutique brands, fashion jewelry collections, gifts, handbags, shoes, western boots and even boutique style.

• A Texas Front Yard with grills, patio furniture, plants, trees for an outdoor living space. Do-it-yourselfers will find selections from potting soil; plants to décor items and ceramics.

• An entertainment department offers an assortment of televisions, games, electronics, accessories and movies.

• The Cooking Connection features in-store cooking demonstrations, and shoppers can stop by anytime with questions, or to get creative recipes and cooking ideas for meal solutions using unique and distinctive products.

• The Primo Picks Kitchen highlights recipes and samples made with exclusive Primo Pick items available only at H-E-B.

• A Kitchen and Dining Specialty Shop within the store offers small appliances, kitchen gadgets, accessories, and both bakeware and cookware.

• The beer & wine department is the largest in the company, featuring a sampling station along with a dedicated beer wine manager and staff.

• Healthy Living will be the place for anyone interested in bulk foods and spices. The department will also feature fresh-ground nut butters and local jerky, natural and organic body products, sports nutrition, energy bars and supplements.

• The produce department will be home to an assortment of fresh fruits and vegetables, seasonal favorites, and a variety of organic and locally grown products. The produce department will also feature a fresh squeezed juice bar using fresh citrus squeezed, as well as a fresh cut fruit bar featuring a wide selection of delicious fruits that are conveniently cut and ready to serve.

• The bakery will feature in-store scratch artisan breads baked fresh every day, and a large variety of decadent desserts, pastries and custom cakes.

• Busy families and commuters can stay on schedule with chef inspired oven-ready ‘heat and eat’ H-E-B Meal Simple products as well as ready to eat, ready to cook, and ready to prepare meals for streamlining home-cooked family favorites.

• The deli offers a variety of natural turkeys, ham and roast beef that are slow roasted in-store daily and available sliced to order or by the pound, as well as an expanded assortment of fresh cut imported cheeses and specialty foods.

• A full-service seafood department with fresh fish and seafood delivered daily, and a Sushiya sushi bar offers hand-rolled sushi available for take home.


150 Mustang Drive – Hutto, Texas

Gentleman Ranch with Incredible views, 10.85 Acres, AG exempt, private, 50×60 multi purpose barn/workshop, 1 stall horse barn w/elect, 500 gallon fuel tank, crossed fenced, large pond w/fishing pier, House has emormous kitchen w/ granite counters, wood floors, 2 large master closets, walk in custom shower, huge game room up w/ french door entry to 2nd story balcony, 1 bed room up, gorgeous back stained patio with Texas Star.

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125 Castle Drive – Hutto, TX

Fantastic floor plan,outstanding landscaping,inviting front covered porch,tile entry,storm door,huge kitchen, gorgeous cabinetry,lots of cabinets & counter space,kitchen island,kitchen open to living and dining,spacious living room,office w/ french door entry,2nd living room/game room up,enormous master bedroom & closet, double vanity, separate tub & shower, all bedrooms are good size, covered back porch

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Summer Bucket List: 100 Things to Do in Summer

Summer Bucket List: 100 Things to Do in Summer

Looking for some fun activities for the kids this summer? I don’t know about you, but we are always looking for something fun for the kids to do in the summer. I try to keep the kids off of the electronics and outside as much as possible. Sometimes that can be hard. So it’s fun to come up with a list of activities the kids can do to keep them from feeling “bored.” Here are some fun ideas for your Summer Bucket List…100 Things to Do in Summer!
I have made it so that you can print this list and add it to your refrigerator or somewhere the kids can see it and be inspired by lots of different ways to enjoy their summer days. Sometimes all kids need is a little bit of inspiration to get some fun ideas of what to do with their summer days!


If you already have your own list of ideas, you can print out the blank Summer Bucket List and write in all your Summer Bucket list items…or use a combination of the two!! Once you start coming up with ideas, you will be amazed at all the creative ways there is to have a fun filled summer…most of them really easy and FREE!!


You can even rewards punch card for items completed on the list!



National Donut Day!


Check out these sweet deals:

Dunkin’ Donuts: Get a free donut with the purchase of a drink at participating stores nationwide. Click here for a list of locations.

Krispy Kreme: Get one free donut of your choice at participating stores. All day, while they last. Click here for a list of locations.

Shipley Do-Nuts: Get one free glazed donut at participating locations from 5 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for the store locator.

donutDid you know… National Donut Day takes place on the first Friday of June each year and commemorates The Salvation Army volunteers who provided doughnuts to soldiers on the front lines on WWI.


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