Rockin Christmas Shopping Austin Style

  So it’s totally last minute,  Hannukah began last night, Christmas is 8 days – it’s time for the dreaded LAST MINUTE SHOPPING MANIA! Maybe you’ve been busy, maybe just a procrastinator, or maybe, just maybe, you simply haven’t been able to find the ultimate gift for the coolest person you know, or your very […]

It’s Food Truck Season!

Some people get excited about the other Fall F word season, not me (although I did send out UT Longhorn football schedule magnets to my clients this year) For me, the change in weather means I can finally hit some of my fave food trucks, and discover some new ones, without melting to a puddle […]

Honey Stop the Car! There’s a new Tacodeli in town

Joy of Joys! It’s a day to celebrate when the deliciousness that is Tacodeli opens another location in Austin. If you follow me on other social media’s, you probably know that in the great Taco Debate rivalry of popular local taco “chains” – I’m a strong supporter of Tacodeli.  This is essentially based on two […]

are you a tea nerd? my dive into Zhi Tea

    Apparantly I am now a tea nerd. Jessica Evans from Zhi Tea told me so. And to prove it, I’m writing this post from Monkey Nest Coffee drinking a cup of Zhi Tea’s Ginger Peach Oolong, my second cup to be precise See, I gave up coffee a couple of months ago, for […]

I’m an Austin Dog Owner – now what?

That’s the question  I luckily got to ask myself recently – meet Toby – my new kid. He’s part pug somewhere, and part probably terrier seeing as he looks like the Lorax, I adopted him from Pug Rescue of Austin and we all love him terribly. So now I’m part of that club! I get […]

Fancy Feast – Lenoir Austin

Some of you may know, that one of my biggest joys is finding amazing vegan food in Austin. I love vegan/vegetarian restaurants, but I also really dig fine dining, and I’m always determined I will find something and eat divinely. sooo, Fancy Feast was born, the brainchild of vegan blogger extroidonare Lazy Smurf . Each […]

Modern Home Tour Austin – win tickets!

Once again – my favorite holiday – The Modern Home Tour is coming!  It should be a holiday anyway. It happens February 4th/ As usual there’s some fantastic houses, the ones i’m most excited for are: 4502 Balcones Dr 701 W. Elizabeth 2903 Wade but one super exciting thing is my 3501 Greenway Lake/Flato designed […]

Stuff you gotta do in Austin – October 2011 edition

yeah, it’s October  – FINALLY – there’s a slight hint of cool in the air – produce in the store is switching over to fall stuff – i’m randomly adding cinnamon to everything… I know this is coming out a bit late as October 1st is almost over – but in case someone reads this […]

Stuff you gotta do in Austin – September 2011 edition

Ok, so this blog & this series took a summer vacay! I’ll blame it on the heat ok? As we go into September we can hope for cooler weather, and maybe some of the outdoor events will be bearable! Saturday September 3rd & Sunday September 4th Austin Cactus & Succulent Society Show and Sale – Zilker […]

Stuff you gotta do in Austin – May 2011 Edition

Monday May 2nd Bill Callahan at The Mohawk – I rarely put just regular music shows here because there are so so many, but i’m putting 3 this month that are just too good to miss – If you don’t know Bill Callahan, enrich your life & your music collection – early show 6:30 – […]