Mind Alive Now, Massage for the Brain

by Lisa Davis on September 18, 2019

The Mind Alive Now Experience brings the type of clarity, focus and inner peace usually seen after years meditating. Bruce Meleski, or Dr. Mel as he’s called, has coached athletes, CEOs, working moms, and older...

Locking Horns with the LSU Tigers

by Brian Maass on September 17, 2019

The game was the talk of the town. When LSU came to meet the Texas Longhorns September 7 at the burnt orange sanctum of Darrell K. Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin was awash with...

Five Minutes With Anayancy Nolasco, Star of Bravo TV’s ‘Texicanas’

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 16, 2019

Anayancy Nolasco is a Latina to be reckoned with. She’s already conquered San Antonio, and is now set to take the whole country by storm as the star of the hit Bravo series, ‘Texicanas.’ Influencer,...

Five Minutes With DFW’s Favorite Teen Indie Pop Singer/Songwriter Remy Reilly

by Bob Valleau on September 16, 2019

Beautiful, bold and big on being kind, Remy Reilly, writes songs that speak about relationships.  How did it all begin?  I have been singing and writing since forever, but I was too shy to ever...

Addison Oktoberfest, an Authentic Bavarian Blast

by Lisa Davis on September 12, 2019

Where can you find sauerkraut, strudels, giant pretzels and cute wiener dogs at the same place? Oktoberfest! Recognized as one of the most authentic Oktoberfest celebrations this side of Munich, Addison, Texas is once again...

Five Minutes With Cami Hawkins, Marathon Kids’ CEO

by Lisa Davis on September 12, 2019

With youth inactivity reaching epic levels, Cami Hawkins, CEO of Marathon Kids is on a mission to get kids moving.  Hawkins wears many different hats---healthcare professional, philanthropist, fitness enthusiast, CEO, volunteer and mom. Hawkins is...

Cats: Another Mesmerizing, Memorable Hit From The Firehouse Theatre

by N.L. Thi-Hamrick on September 11, 2019

The Firehouse Theatre - a gem of the Dallas scene - showcases stunning theatrical might in yet another hit, the award-winning Andrew Lloyd Webber musical ‘Cats,’ directed by Mark Mullino. This all-singing, all-dancing musical has...

Super Sleuth Sherlock Holmes Opens Austin Playhouse Season

by Sarah Ribeiro on September 11, 2019

A Victorian mental asylum. A thrilling arch nemesis. And, the inimical detective duo of Holmes and Watson. What better way for Austin Playhouse to celebrate their 20th anniversary? Written by award-winning playwright Jeffrey Hatcher, ‘Holmes...

11 Texas Latinas You Need in Your Instagram Feed

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 18, 2019

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by adding these fabulous Latinas to your daily IG feed! Beauty, travel, food and a whole lot more can be at your fingertips. We’ve done the hard work for you and...

Five Minutes With Alice Perez, Author of ‘Vamos a Veracruz’

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 12, 2019

Just in time for Hispanic Heritage month, Alice Perez has released her debut book ‘Vamos a Veracruz’ which chronicles the adventures of a young girl exploring the Mexican coastal city.  Teaching without preaching; it’s what...

#WineDownWednesday: War of the Rosés

by Robin Barr Sussman on September 11, 2019

Everyone is drinking pink, even guys! Summer is officially over, but Texans know our warm days and nights will linger into October at least. Enter rosé: Perfect middle road between thirst-quenching, chilled white and bold-flavored...

Five Minutes With Hayden Haddock, Rising Country Music Star

by Cullen Parker on September 9, 2019

Living the life of a honky-tonk performer is something that most of us would only dream of doing. Hayden Haddock is quickly turning this dream into a reality.  The 20-year-old Texas A&M University sophomore has...

Five Minutes With William Lee Martin, Comedian & Philanthropist

by Lisa Davis on September 5, 2019

“What we believe is there is nothing more precious than a child’s smile,” says William Lee Martin.  Growing up in Blue Mound, Texas, Martin was a skinny, buck-toothed kid who was painfully afraid of speaking...

Texas Essentials: David Mebane, Fat Tire Tours’ Founder & CEO

by Lisa Davis on August 30, 2019

David Mebane is an author, speaker, entrepreneur, tour guide and heart attack survivor. Since the first bike hit the proverbial pavement, Fat Tire Tours’ mission has been about providing safe, fun and unforgettable experiences to travelers around...

Superstars of Basketball & Hip-Hop at BIG3 Ballout in Dallas

by Aki Wada & Julie Tereshchuk on August 22, 2019

Question: What do you get when you mix a fast and furious basketball league with fan favorites of hip-hop? Answer: The BIG3 Ballout. The 3-on-3 half-court pro basketball league co-founded by Ice Cube and Jeff...

Five Minutes With Julianna Crowder, Founder, “A Girl & A Gun”

by Lisa Davis on August 19, 2019

Julianna Crowder is a dreamer, teacher and community leader.   Crowder spent much of her life surrounded by firearms, but it wasn’t until 2004 when her interest in competitive action shooting, hunting and self-defense was piqued. ...

#MusicMonday: “In Event of Moon Disaster,” Cut Throat Finches

by Sage Howell on August 19, 2019

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the successful 1969 Apollo 11 mission. But what if the spaceship’s crew of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins hadn’t made it back from the moon? Well, there was a...

#TravelTuesday: Windstar Cruises, 4 Countries in 10 Days

by Marika Flatt on August 13, 2019

The most brilliant thing about taking a cruise is being able to wake up in a new location, sometimes, a new country, every day! You travel from port to port in your sleep and wake...

Your Texas Summer-Fall Harvest Guide

by Olive Dawson on August 7, 2019

Springtime gardens get the limelight in Texas but, if you have the inclination, fall gardens can provide a bountiful harvest. The trick is knowing what to plant — and when to plant it. If you...

#MusicMonday: #1 Spotify Artist Khalid Brings His Free Spirit World Tour to Texas

by Aki Wada on July 22, 2019

Lucky Dallas, San Antonio and Houston! Those were the three Texas cities with stops on Khalid’s arena world tour. Celebrating his chart-topping “Free Spirit” album, the tour takes the on-fire 21-year-old singer across the U.S....

Five Minutes With Gustavo Padron, SoulCycle Instructor, Personal Trainer

by Lisa Davis on July 16, 2019

In the end, the cruel bullies did not break his spirit. Today, Gustavo Padron is an Austin-based yoga instructor and personal trainer who teaches with enthusiasm, positivity and kindness, putting the soul into his SoulCycle...

#TravelTuesday: Going Solo in Rockport-Fulton

by Haven Lindsey on July 9, 2019

French for ‘I am alone’, the term ‘Je suis seul,’ is one that solo travelers repeat to hostesses and waiters, hotel and concierge staff throughout France to let them know they are traveling or dining...

#TravelTuesday: 4 Top Reasons Why South Africa Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

by Alicia Saba, The Splendid Traveler on June 18, 2019

South Africa is a year-around destination and really has it all - diverse scenery, world-class cities, wildlife and culture. In one visit, you can have an array of different experiences, making it an attractive and...

Texas Essentials — Alex Williamson, Chief Brand Officer, Bumble

by Julie Tereshchuk on April 24, 2019

Bumble has changed the way people date, find friends and the perception of meeting online—and Alexandra ‘Alex’ Williamson is at the heart of this disruption. With her unwavering passion for and belief in the Austin-based...

Texas Essentials – Justin Turner, Bernie’s Burger Bus

by Gabi De la Rosa on March 26, 2019

Hamburger aficionados across Houston have been clamoring for a taste of what Justin Turner is serving up. What started as a yellow school bus converted into a food truck, Bernie’s Burger Bus has become four...

Muralist Jon Pucci Has Gone to the Dogs

by Christian De Massis & Julie Tereshchuk on February 27, 2019

Muralist Jon Pucci first made his way to Austin after falling for a girl from Texas, who said they should move to her hometown after college. It turns out, the boy and girl fell out...

#TravelTuesday: 19 Places To Go in 2019

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine Travel Team on January 22, 2019

We know you’re jonesin’ to travel this year; after all, the world is your oyster! Have you taken our travel quiz? If not, do so to find out what type of traveler you are and...

The 2018 Fall/Holiday Travel Issue is Here!

by The TLM Team on October 10, 2018

Read the latest travel stories and tips from the mountains, to the beach, to the very heart of Texas in this exciting Fall/Holiday Travel Issue. We’ve got the inside scoop on Saranac Lake, Copper Mountain...