Birds Breaks Double Digits: Celebrating 10 Years

by Nick Bailey on May 17, 2016

Businesses come and come all too often across Texas. Many fail in the first year, and roughly 95 percent of small businesses fail within the first five. But here today, 10 years after opening their...


“Money Monster” Is No Jackpot

by Hunter Lanier on May 16, 2016

"Money Monster" isn't just on the nose, it lives on the nose. It's settled down, started a family and scoped out the best schools the nose has to offer.  [caption id="attachment_14428" align="alignright" width="300"] Courtesy photo[/caption] George Clooney plays...


Five Creative Ways to Use Containers in Your Lone Star Landscape

by Melinda Myers on May 16, 2016

Container gardens have long been used to add a spot of color by a front entrance or expand planting space in city lots, balconies and decks, but don’t let past experience and tradition limit your...


Travel Tuesday: Downtown LA Serves Up Sun and Comfort  

by Rita Cook on May 10, 2016

There’s a scene going on in Los Angeles and it’s not on the set of a big budget movie either. Nope, it's in Los Angeles’ downtown where hotels and restaurants are popping up everywhere and...

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New, Premium Wallets Offer World’s Strongest Protection against ID Theft

April 26, 2016

Wallets – we all have them – they are one of our most indispensable accessories. Our credit cards, ID’s and other electronically accessible information – all tucked away in our wallets - travel with us...


Captain America: A Cinema Score

by Hunter Lanier on May 10, 2016

"Captain America: Civil War" is pop music perfection. It's alive and dynamic, broadly appealing yet seemingly custom-made, and tinged with enough crude truth to keep it from becoming a staple in a JC Penney changing room.  The film captures...


#Foodie Friday: Gourmet by Numbers

by Kate Sessions on May 6, 2016

When it comes to dinner, two things concern me: speed and quality. The cook in me likes to make a home cooked meal with quality ingredients, while the busy mom in me likes dinner to...

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Austin’s Weird Homes Tour Takes the Stage

by Leeza Dennis on May 4, 2016

Honestly, who doesn’t like weird homes? Houses are often concrete in design, they’re supposed to look a certain, nuclear way - which is why it’s so fascinating to walk through the halls of a house...