Snapshots from Jasper’s Gourmet Backyard Cuisine in Austin

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 | 0 comments

Snapshots from Jasper’s Gourmet Backyard Cuisine in Austin

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 explains why you’ll never catch me Instagramming my outfits ;)

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laV is Austin’s Best New Restaurant in 2014 (à mon avis after trying every menu)

Posted by on Jun 27, 2014 | 0 comments

laV is Austin’s Best New Restaurant in 2014 (à mon avis after trying every menu)

We’re just past the halfway mark in 2014 and I must already declare laV as my favourite new restaurant in Austin.  Yup, I’ve eaten through each of their thoughtfully crafted menus.

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Food & Drink Events in Austin – June 2014

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 | 0 comments

Food & Drink Events in Austin – June 2014

Here’s a round-up of unique food & drink events to kick off off your summer in Austin, including Tiki Week, wine-maker’s dinner and more.

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8 Tasty Ways to Stay Cool in Austin Texas this Summer

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 | 0 comments

8 Tasty Ways to Stay Cool in Austin Texas this Summer

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.

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Game Meats & Crawfish Galore at Max’s Wine Dive in Austin

Posted by on May 30, 2014 | 0 comments

Game Meats & Crawfish Galore at Max’s Wine Dive in Austin

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.

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5 Best Local Ice Cream Shops in Austin Texas

Posted by on May 17, 2014 | 0 comments

5 Best Local Ice Cream Shops in Austin Texas

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.

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Raw, Cold Pressed Juice Cleanse with Austin Skinny Limits

Posted by on Apr 30, 2014 | 0 comments

Raw, Cold Pressed Juice Cleanse with Austin Skinny Limits

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.

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