Texas Essentials: Crista Bailey, Hideaway Report’s CEO & Travel Aficionado

by Lisa Davis on August 14, 2019

Crista Bailey is empowering people and changing their world perspective through one-of-a-kind hideaways and luxurious travel experiences. Bailey joined Austin-based Hideaway Report, a curated travel website, in 2017 to reboot their brand.  She brought her...

Austin Restaurant Weeks, Feeding Central Texans

by Lisa Davis on August 12, 2019

One in seven Central Texans suffer food insecurity. The Central Texas Food Bank serves almost 46,000 people every week in 21 Central Texas counties. That’s the reason Austin restaurants, breweries and bars are banning together...

Hilarious and Historic, “Ann” Draws Crowds to ZACH Theatre

by Britni Rachal on August 7, 2019

“Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.” Motivating, uplifting, powerful, comical and with several thought-provoking underlying messages – that’s ZACH Theatre’s latest production of Holland Taylor’s...

#FoodieFriday: Punch Bowl Social, Austin’s Adult Playscape with Texas-Sized Fun

by Lisa Davis on July 26, 2019

From vintage arcades and bowling to karaoke and virtual reality, Punch Bowl Social is the Domain’s best place for some '80s flashback with a millennial twist and a really rad time.  Punch Bowl Social has...

Road Tripping Through Texas, a Nostalgic Adventure

by Gabi De la Rosa on July 22, 2019

Complete with good food, great places to stay and the wonder of your next adventure, a road trip through Texas will bring back the nostalgia of your youth. Nothing quite screams vacation like a summer...

#FoodieFriday: Meridian 98 Creates Texas Flair in Bee Cave

by Lisa Davis on July 19, 2019

Meridian 98’s glass-enclosed rooftop lounge unveils its newest menu featuring exotic tapas and reimagined classics. Meridian 98, located in Sonesta’s Bee Cave hotel, has created a summer menu filled with locally sourced farm-to-fork dishes, cocktails...

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...

#MusicMonday: The Stars Align at Willie’s Fourth of July Picnic

by Christian De Massis & Julie Tereshchuk on July 15, 2019

Willie Nelson’s Fourth of July Picnic just wouldn’t be the same without—-of course—the red headed stranger himself. Yet, it’s not just about Willie. In fact, the iconic headliner puts together a line up of music...