A few months ago, I had a sneak peek of the then about-to-open aRoma when they offered some small bites at Mockingbird Domestics. Since that mellow soirée, I’ve been anticipating their...
It’s been some time since I’ve wielded my camera but dang did it feel good to whip it out. Click to see a photo series that I shot of Paul Qui in Austin for Eater’s Five Days of...
I’m always keen to explore new-to-me spots in Austin. I rarely head up to The Domain because I usually only shop when I’m traveling, or I pick up my essentials from the outlets. This...
Summer is inevitably upon us. I’m temporarily putting the days of steamy ramen bowls and oil-slicked menudo behind me. So where do I go to eat when I feel sluggish in the summer heat? Below are my picks of 8 cool bites and sips that can help you stay refreshed under the Texas sun.Read More
For some reason, Max’s Wine Dive isn’t the first to come to mind when I think of where to dine in Downtown, Austin. Recently, they invited me to check out their latest local, seasonal menu and I’m glad I did. I didn’t realize how much emphasis they place on featuring local flavors and ingredients. Plus, it’s crawfish season and this menu is ideal for those that are too lazy have a boil.Read More
Everyone freak out: ice cream season is upon us!
Let’s be honest. Is there truly such a thing in Texas? As a Canadian, it’s always warm enough here to shove my face into a bowl/ cone/ cup/ waffle bowl/ tub.Read More
I’ve been making my own juices at home for over a year now and I absolutely love it. I own a centrifuge and a masticating/ slow/ cold press juicer (review to follow). I normally juice every other morning, alternating between that and smoothies.Read More
I’m an avid supporter of the little guys. You know, the often underrated restaurants that pour their hearts in; the ones that strive to do their best despite not getting a lot of buzz. As an entrepreneur myself, I have an even fonder, deeper appreciation for all the hard work that goes into starting a business from scratch. Kin & Comfort in Austin is one of those spots that rely on diners’ word of mouth.Read More
In my previous post on where to eat during SXSW, I listed some delicious suggestions for visitors. If you need a few more ideas, here you are! But this list isn’t only for travelers.Read More
SXSW 2014 is around the corner and you don’t know where to eat yet! Don’t panic. Last year, I compiled a list of Must Visit Restaurants and Bars in Austin for SXSW 2013. I still stand firmly behind these picks. I’ll be making a few more additions in my next post.Read More