Posts by Melody Fury

Snapshots from Toast and Roast by Wine & Food Foundation of Texas

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Snapshots from Toast and Roast by Wine & Food Foundation of Texas

Wine, fire, and whole roasted animals. That’s my definition of an ideal Sunday afternoon. Earlier this month, Wine & Food Foundation of Texas threw down the inaugural Toast & Roast at the picturesque Rancho Cuernavaca.

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The Ultimate Guide To Austin’s Best Cocktail Spots

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 | 2 comments

The Ultimate Guide To Austin’s Best Cocktail Spots

The first piece I ever wrote on cocktails in Austin featured Haddingtons, which is sadly no longer.  That Serious Eats article was published back in January, 2012.  Since then, I’ve watched the city’s cocktail scene blossom, no: explode.

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I’m the Worst Food Blogger Ever (but I’m writing for Culture Map Now!)

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 | 0 comments

I’m the Worst Food Blogger Ever (but I’m writing for Culture Map Now!)

The title of this post pretty much sums up where I am right now.  Since I started a new internship for my super secret other-career, I’ve been keeping my head down in my work.  While I’ve certainly been eating well,

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What I’ve Cooked in 2015 So Far

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 | 2 comments

What I’ve Cooked in 2015 So Far

Cooking more is one of our goals for 2015, partially for health (hm, 20%?) but mostly because we want to budget wiser.  We love to cook and create recipes so it doesn’t really phase us.  Finding time is the greater issue.

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Best Austin Restaurants of 2014

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 | 0 comments

Best Austin Restaurants of 2014

2014 has been another over-the-top year of dining.  A wave of exciting new restaurants swept through Austin but only some beckoned return visits.

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Where to Stay, Eat and Play in San Diego: Part 2

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 | 0 comments

Where to Stay, Eat and Play in San Diego: Part 2

This is a 3-part series on my best restaurant experiences, activities, and hotel stays during my vacation in balmy San Diego.

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