“Fly Me to the Moon”: Celebrating  50 Years of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

by Lisa Davis on July 16, 2019

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy had an ambitious goal of sending an American safely to the moon and back before the end of the decade, which seemed like a lofty goal at the time....

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...

Five Minutes With Emily Jones, Texas Rangers Sports Reporter

by Lisa Davis on July 10, 2019

Emily Jones isn’t your typical sports announcer. This mother of two keeps herself busy as a philanthropist, published author, actress, entrepreneur and Texas Rangers reporter.  Growing up in Plainview, Texas, had aspirations from a young...

1915 Farm is Where all the Livestock Want to Graze

by Lisa Davis on July 8, 2019

When Tanner and Catherine Klemcke first started on their search for less than 20 modest acres of land, they had no way of knowing they would end up with 57 sprawling acres and a rundown...

5 Ways to Keep Your Landscape Thriving All Summer in the Texas Heat

by Tony Steine on July 3, 2019

As the Texas days get hotter and drier, it’s hard to keep your lawn lush and green. Temperatures frequently hit the triple digits, and we sometimes see drought conditions. Use the following five tips to...

Five Minutes With Brooke Waupsh, Swoovy Dating App Co-Founder, CEO

by Lisa Davis on July 1, 2019

Brooke Waupsh has discovered a new way for singles to meet without swiping right or left. The result? People stay together. Sound good? Read on! Austin-based Waupsh’s dating app, Swoovy, encourages singles to get to...

3 Reasons Lakeside City is a Great Place to Retire in Texas

by Alicia Holroyd on June 26, 2019

There are many great places to retire within the Lone Star State, and Lakeside City is one of the best. The cost of living in Lakeside City is 13% lower than the United States average,...

The World’s Best Pro Surfers Making Waves in Waco, Texas

by Cullen Parker on June 24, 2019

When people think of surfing, Waco probably isn’t the first place that comes to mind. In the middle of Texas, it's far from the salty air and crashing blue ocean waves synonymous with the sport....