#TravelTuesday: Hotel Vin, the New Heart of Downtown Grapevine

by Kirsten Maxwell on December 1, 2020

If you’re looking for a destination to celebrate the holidays this year, no place seems better suited than Grapevine, which proudly claims the title “Christmas Capital of Texas.” While other towns are scaling back their...

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#FoodieFriday: Immersive Chocolate Experiences from Austin’s Delysia, 2020 Best Chocolatier in Americas

by Julie Tereshchuk on August 21, 2020

Admit it. Paired together, “immersive” and “chocolate” are two words few of us can resist drooling over. Now, after a successful virtual chocolate tasting series in March, the Savor series, the dreams of chocolate lovers...

11 Super Stocking Stuffers Under $25

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on December 17, 2019

Here’s a great round-up of holiday treats to help you and Santa fill those stockings to the brim. Bigs or littles, we’ve got something for everyone—even your four-legged loved ones! Tip: Click the photos for...

“Holiday Heroes,” ZACH Theatre’s Family Musical

by Lisa Davis on December 3, 2019

“Holiday Heroes” enables kids of all ages to celebrate the differences in the world around them. There’s nothing like a ZACH Theatre holiday musical to usher in the start of the Christmas season. This 45-minute...

Five Minutes With Kathryn Jacobs, SafeHaven President & CEO 

by Lisa Davis on November 19, 2019

“I am a social worker,” says Kathryn Jacobs. Jacobs, who was named North Texas Social Worker of the Year in 2017, is also an innovator, a leader and humanitarian, who speaks three languages and has...

Five Minutes With Jen Hatmaker, Author “7 Days of Christmas”

by Lisa Davis on November 13, 2019

Jen Hatmaker is a New York Times bestselling author, wife, mother of seven, podcast host, blogger, speaker and social experimenter. The Texas native was inspired by her book, “7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess,” to...

A Comical Perspective on the Holiday Hustle: Santaland Diaries at Austin’s ZACH Theatre

by Britni Rachal on December 20, 2018

Back for a second year, and with a new elf, The Santaland Diaries has a new look and new showtimes. The play is showing through December 30 on the Whisenhunt stage at ZACH Theatre. A...

12 Hot Houston Shops For the Holidays & Beyond

by Emily Bond on November 30, 2018

Houston’s a shopper’s paradise. Narrowing down the best stores this holiday season is no small feat, but we’ve rounded up local shops for everyone on your list. The holidays are coming and thankfully, Houston is...