Kerrville Triathlon: The Most Scenic Tri in Texas

by Brook Benten Jimenez on October 14, 2021

If you’re going to be swimming, biking, and running for miles (up to 70.3 miles, to be exact), you might as well do so in the Texas Hill Country and take in the most scenic...

Bumper Summer Roundup: 25 Must-Haves

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on July 15, 2021

This summer feels like no other, and we all want to squeeze the most out of it we possibly can. So grab these bumper picks to help you look, feel and be the best you,...

From ZaSpa to ZaZa, Hotel ZaZa Austin is Rockin’ a Post-Pandemic World

by Brook Benten Jimenez on July 1, 2021

For a year, we hunkered down in our homes, attempting to keep our loved ones safe through a pandemic. Now that the dark days are over, spas, restaurants, and social scenes are seeing a resurgence...

Texas 4000: Fighting Cancer Every Mile

by Brook Benten Jimenez on June 16, 2021

Tired. Depleted. Overwhelmed with the difficulty of it all. And the urge to keep going barely trumps the urge to give up.  That is how millions of people around the world feel as they fight...

When Yoga Meets Hospitality, You Namastay

by Brook Benten Jimenez on June 4, 2021

On a special Saturday in May, the Black Swan Yoga team collaborated with Lone Star Court and it was the hippest thing to come to Austin since McConaughey moved back to Texas in 2012.  Lone...

Five Minutes With Austinite Brian Reese, Author, Veterans’ Benefits Expert

by Bebe Brown on May 28, 2021

A former active-duty Air Force officer, Brian Reese deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. For his service, he received the Defense Meritorious Service Medal.  Reese is also a Distinguished Graduate of Management...

Five Minutes With Sherra Aguirre on Rocking the Vegan Lifestyle & Reversing Chronic Disease

by Leona Barr on May 24, 2021

High energy Houstonite Sherra Aguirre is passionate about empowering others to maintain vibrancy and good health, especially in the black and brown communities where there is high risk for diabetes and heart disease.  After she...

Five Minutes With Super Bowl Champion Donald Driver, Making a Difference for Mental Health

by Bob Valleau on May 20, 2021

While playing 14 seasons with the Green Bay Packers, native Texan, Hall of Fame inductee and Super Bowl-winning wide receiver Donald Driver (#80) made a difference on the field.  Now, as a Houston resident and...