#FoodieFriday: Chef Tyson Cole’s Sushi 101

by Bebe Brown on June 19, 2020

All the things you wanted to know about sushi but were afraid to ask, from the expert. Who knew that International Sushi Day was June 18? If that holiday puts you in the mood for...

Five Minutes With Miss Earth USA

by Leean Vargas on April 20, 2020

As the current titleholder of Miss Earth USA, Libby Hill has worn quite a few hats in her lifetime—in addition to the crown!  In honor of Earth Day April 22, we sat down with Miss...

How To Make the Best (Virtual) Happy Hours

by Julie Tereshchuk on April 2, 2020

Recently, virtual Happy Hours have become wildly popular. But how can you make sure you get the most out of them and also practice good online etiquette? We asked two Austin-based experts what tips we...

#TravelTuesday: Three Must Sees in Stunning Singapore

by Ismael Garudo on January 21, 2020

Don’t let Singapore’s relatively small size fool you. Consisting of one major island and 59 small islands, the city-state in Southeast Asia covers an area slightly smaller than New York City. However, Singapore lies at...

Running the Cap10K? How To Make Sure You Perform Your Best

by Alicia Holroyd on January 15, 2020

Whatever the distance or event you’re tackling, whether it’s the first time you’ve run competitively or you’re a seasoned racer, these tips can help you level up. Update, Mar 15, 2020: The 43rd Statesman Capitol...

#TXAway: 12 Tips for More Affordable Travel

by Marika Flatt and Cullen Parker on December 5, 2019

The holiday season is one of the busiest travel times of the year—and for good reason.  With the kids out of school, the holidays are the perfect time to pack up and visit family across...

Your Texas Summer-Fall Harvest Guide

by Olive Dawson on August 7, 2019

Springtime gardens get the limelight in Texas but, if you have the inclination, fall gardens can provide a bountiful harvest. The trick is knowing what to plant — and when to plant it. If you...

6 Tips for Keeping Your Kids Safe Playing Sports in Extreme Heat

by Donna Fitzgerald on May 9, 2019

Extreme heat can make exercising outdoors challenging, and it’s crucial to take all of the necessary safety precautions. So, check out these six tips on playing it safe during high temperatures. 1. Get Acclimated to...