I wish I could give you a hug. Cause maybe you were late to work this morning for the third time this week and it’s only Wednesday. Or maybe you raised your voice at your kids ~ got all squeaky and pitchy because they wouldn’t get out the door to school on time. But since I can’t get thru this… Read More
This quest ~ to find the best burger in town ~ is born of a girl who grew up on Holiday House hamburgers. Not only did Holiday House have the best ‘flame broiled’ burgers in town ~ they had a real live crocodile (or was Charlie an alligator?) in a ginormous terrarium. It was kinda creepy. And kind of fantastic…. Read More
For a very long time, I’ve known about a well-kept secret here in Austin. A little something tucked in Casis Village that is worth the drive … and worth the inevitable wait in line. It’s Food! Food! on Exposition.
I am coaxing my 22 year old to move back to Austin. And that involves serving her homemade cinnamon rolls in bed, shopping and of course … reminding her of why Austin is such a delicious place to live. This week, we landed on South Congress for a quick visit to Uncommon Objects (loaded with vintage goodies) and Mighty Cone… Read More
I’ll let you in on a little secret … there is a thrift store here in Austin that-I-adore. It’s just over on Burnet Road catty-corner across from Phil’s Icehouse. It’s called Next-to-New and it’s Austin’s oldest and only non-profit consignment shop. Just look at what I found this week. Darling retro mugs. And y’all … they’re stackable.
Our Austiny Kate. Where has she been? Busy. Photo shoots, mission trips, nesting in a new office on the east side. You name it. But she’s back with a little arty insight. While I was waiting for a photo shoot downtown, I stared at this building wishing I could just open the glass doors and follow the lines leading me… Read More