Five Minutes With Austin-based Rap Artist and Entrepreneur Anastasia Hera

by Leean Vargas on January 17, 2022

Not only is Austin-based rap artist, vocalist, entrepreneur and songwriter Anastasia Hera making a huge splash in the music industry, she’s also making a tasteful splash in the beverage industry with her new exotic HERA...

The Return of the Travel Agent

by Bebe Brown on January 13, 2022

Like high-waisted jeans and sweater vests, travel agents are back from the past. Surprisingly, this trend is being driven by millennials. The first digital native generation understands that the internet does not always deliver the...

Five Minutes With Texan Laci Kaye Booth, Top 5 American Idol Country Artist

by Bob Valleau on January 10, 2022

Laci Kaye Booth is passionate about her singing and bringing her signature “dreamy country” vibe to the world.  In 2019, Booth, a Livingston, Texas, native, advanced all the way to the Top 5 in Season...

Combining Native Symbols and Eco-Friendly Materials to Create Indian Eco-Fashion

by Jayashree Krishnan on December 22, 2021

Being an educator and jewelry designer from Dallas, Texas, I enjoy learning about different cultures, art, people and languages from around the world. My passion for designing environmentally-friendly art jewelry began when I experimented with...

Escape at the New Opal Grand in Delray Beach, Florida

by Leona Barr on December 15, 2021

Need deliverance from dreary winter blues, dull work doldrums, or distracting holiday hubbub? Look no further than the newly renovated Opal Grand Oceanfront Resort & Spa at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and Ocean Boulevard,...

Spread the Gift of Time and Treasure Beyond the Holiday Season

by Brittany Clark on December 8, 2021

Giving is one of the most special ways to celebrate the holiday season! It’s what makes Christmas cheer so bright and ties us closer to the ones we love the most. So, this year, why...

#TXVoices: A Lively Chat With Texas Sweetheart, Musician Danielle Bradbery

by Bob Valleau on December 6, 2021

Popular country music artist Danielle Bradbery was the youngest person to win NBC’s 2013 The Voice. The Texas native was all of 16.  Today, now age 25, Bradbery continues to make her mark in country...

#TexasTunes: December

by Gracie Watt on December 1, 2021

There are so many live holiday shows happening around Texas this month, and it can be tough to keep them straight. We’ve compiled a few performances in December that you won’t want to miss.  Festival...

Five Minutes With Hamilton Actress, Texan Stephanie Umoh

by Britni Rachal on November 26, 2021

With the much-anticipated return of touring Broadway shows, we caught up with actress Stephanie Umoh, who is lighting up the stage with the traveling mega Broadway hit, Hamilton. Texas fans can catch Umoh in Hamilton’s...

Five Minutes With CEO and Co-Founder of Spiritless, Austin’s Lauren Chitwood

by Brittany Clark on November 17, 2021

Defeating stereotypes while building support teams, and conquering motherhood — all in the male-driven beverage company — is a daily adventure at Austin-based Spiritless, led by CEO and co-founder, Lauren Chitwood. Spiritless, a non-alcoholic beverage...

#Music Monday: The Dream Comes True for Wild Rivers

by Gracie Watt on November 8, 2021

Perfect weather, great music and a lively audience. That completed the scene for the Austin leg of the wildly popular Wild Rivers tour with opener Lindsey Lomis.  Five years ago, the members of Wild Rivers,...

#FoodieFriday: A Hall of Fame Feast for Homegating Fans

by Bebe Brown on December 31, 2021

With college bowl season in full swing, and the end of the regular NFL season in sight, it's the time of year to don your team colors, get those chants ready, and hunker down to...

Five Minutes With Hadestown Actor Kevyn Morrow

by Julie Bonnin on December 29, 2021

HADESTOWN, singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell’s innovative collaboration with director Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812), intertwines two mythic tales — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades...

#TravelTuesday: Catch the Sun in Puerto Rico

by Gabi De la Rosa on December 28, 2021

A getaway to Puerto Rico is exactly what your winter break calls for. Crystal blue waters, great food and drinks with plenty of opportunities to soak in the sun. Puerto Rico is a Spanish-speaking Caribbean...