Five Minutes With Texas-born Red Dirt Music Artist Cody Canada

by Leean Vargas on January 13, 2021

Cody Canada found his love for music at the age of five when his parents took him to a George Strait concert. From that point on, music soared through his veins and soul.  As an...

#TravelTuesday: Dip Your Toes in the White Sandy Beaches of Daytona

by Leean Vargas on January 5, 2021

Need a change of scenery to start the New Year off right?  The newest seasonal service out of Dallas with American Airlines brings you the ocean breezes and white sandy beaches of Daytona in under...

#FoodieFriday: Aba in Austin is Flavorful, Fresh and Fabulous

by Leean Vargas on December 11, 2020

Whether for a first date, hanging with friends or a family get together, Aba’s unique flavors, fresh ingredients and fabulous ambiance will have you coming back for more and soon become your new favorite spot....

#TXAway: See What the Buzz is About at Bee Cave

by Leean Vargas on December 9, 2020

This Texas town was named for a nearby limestone cave where Mexican honey bees swarmed, but 160 years later, the buzz is about much more. Whether for a romantic getaway, a girls trip, or a...

Five Minutes With Austin-Based Country Music Artist Mark Willenborg

by Leean Vargas on December 7, 2020

If you like cold beer and country music, then you should give this album a listen!  Mark Willenborg, a native Texan singer-songwriter, is stepping into the Austin music scene with the release of his debut...

#MusicMonday: Veteran Austin-based Reggae Singer Alan Moe Monsarrat Releases New Solo Album

by Leean Vargas on November 23, 2020

With a career spanning over 50 years and countless albums with multiple acclaimed bands, Austin-based reggae artist Alan Moe Monsarrat has released his new album, “Agriculture.” Those countless albums with various bands include being a...

Five Minutes With Dallas Rock Band “The Dirty Shirts”

by Leean Vargas on November 11, 2020

Cameron Moreland and Nick Santa Maria met as kids doing volunteer work in Mississippi. Little did they know that fateful meeting would turn into a lifelong friendship that would shape them not only as friends,...

Five Minutes With Former Mayor, Broker of Port Aransas Realty, Keith McMullin

by Leean Vargas on November 9, 2020

Having lived in Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Dallas, Keith McMullin can really appreciate the laid-back island pace that’s a world away from life in the largest Texas cities.  McMullin moved to North Padre Island...