What began as a one-off article in Culturemap on the best brunches in East Austin evolved into an entire brunch column, featuring my top picks from Austin’s most vibrant, tastiest...
Last Friday, we made an impromptu trip to Shawn Cirkiel and the Parkside group’s latest venture: Bullfight. I’ve long anticipated the opening of this Spanish tapas concept. Since...
I’m always looking for fun destinations that are less than an hour’s drive away from Austin. A visit to Pieous in Dripping Springs for their amazing pizza and pastrami, followed by...
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.Read More
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.Read More
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,Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
This is a 3-part series on my best restaurant experiences, activities, and hotel stays during my vacation in balmy San Diego.Read More
I have one week remaining in Snap Kitchen‘s 21 Days for Good Challenge and so far, I’ve been feeling pretty dang fabulous. Looking back at my goals, I see that my energy level is remaining high, I’ve been staying focused on my work, and not having to shop and cook frees up more time for me to spend with loved ones. I even managed to sneak in an extra hour or two of sleep here and there.Read More