Head West from Wherever You Are with The Briscoe’s “Night of Artists” Exhibition and Sale

by Dawn Robinette on March 18, 2021

Venturing out into wide open spaces, soaking in the beauty and untamed spirit of West, sounds like the perfect escape. And thanks to the Briscoe Western Art Museum, you can enjoy that escape without ever...

#TXVoices: Austinite Violet Brinson, Stella in The CW’s Hit Series, “Walker”

by Bob Valleau on February 24, 2021

This rising young Texan is nothing like her rebellious 16-year-old screen character. As a child, Violet Brinson read a lot of books and desperately wanted to be one of the characters in the story she...

#FoodieFriday: San Antonio, Set Your Course Haute South for Southern Fare and Hospitality

by Dawn Robinette on January 29, 2021

San Antonio may be not be a coastal city, but one taste of the seafood at Southerleigh Haute South, you’ll swear the beach can’t be far away. Back story, in case you don’t know Southerleigh...

Play at Hopscotch and Leave the World Behind

by Dawn Robinette on January 21, 2021

Who couldn’t use some escapism? Sure, we kicked 2020 to the curb, yet life as we knew it pre-“The-Year-We-Shall-Not-Name” is still outside of our grasp. But there are still adventures to be had, especially if...

#FoodieFriday: Enjoy a Flavor Explosion at The Jerk Shack

by Dawn Robinette on January 8, 2021

We’ll be honest: the little spot that The Jerk Shack calls home is not impressive.But anyone who has tasted the food and knew their life wouldn’t be complete until they had more will tell you...

Five Minutes With Kate Thomas, San Antonio HS Sophomore, Rising International Ballet Dancer

by Bob Valleau on January 4, 2021

Recently accepted as a student by the Royal Ballet, London, 16-year-old Kate Thomas has now been selected to compete in the finals of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne, Switzerland—another career-making moment for this young Texan....

#FoodieFriday: Dive Into the Fall Menu at Bakery Lorraine

by Rhonda Jenkins on November 6, 2020

Ever watched a squealing kid dive headlong into a huge pile of autumn leaves?  Now get that same tingle of delight by jumping face first into the heady goodness that is Bakery Lorraine this season....

Revealed: The Secret Sauce of Hollywood’s Original Blockbusters

by Julie Tereshchuk on October 26, 2020

Just how did the great Hollywood studios make doorbusting blockbuster movies back before CGI, drones and other modern day techno wizardry? All is revealed in a first-time collaboration between San Antonio’s McNay Art Museum and...