A Starter Guide to Dallas & Dallas- Fort Worth (DFW)

A Starter Guide to Dallas & Dallas- Fort Worth (DFW)

It's been a minute since I lived in Texas and I'm finally getting around to publishing my travel guides. We lived in Austin, which is a pretty centralized location in relation to the other popular cities like Dallas and DFW, Houston and San Antonio. We have visited each of those cities a number of times [...]

A Weekend Getaway in Louisville, KY

A Weekend Getaway in Louisville, KY

Although I really miss living in Austin, one of the things I love most about our move to Ohio is how centralized it is in location to a lot of fun things. In Texas- you could drive for 9 hours and still be in Texas. In Ohio, you could drive for two or three hours [...]

Cincinnati Travel Guide- Explore Like Locals

Cincinnati Travel Guide- Explore Like Locals

If you've been following along for some time now, you'll know that one of my favorite things to do is travel and explore new cities! I am extremely motivated by good food and fun experiences. I love to research bars, restaurants and attractions- but one of the greatest parts about being a local, is finding [...]

Plan A Day Trip to Magnolia Market at the Silos- Waco, TX

Plan A Day Trip to Magnolia Market at the Silos- Waco, TX

Naturally, I think everyone relates Waco, Texas  to Chip & Johanna Gaines. Popular for their television show Fixer Upper on HGTV, Chip and Johanna have turned their business' headquarters into a tourist attraction bringing new tourism to the little-ish Texan town of Waco. Magnolia Market at the Silos features a two city- block wide market [...]

One Day in Manhattan

One Day in Manhattan

It's no secret that I am in love with The Big Apple, this is my third blog post! I've been to NYC what seems like a hundred times over the course of my life. I'm extremely grateful for living within day trip distance to Manhattan, that's something I had taken for granted until my late [...]

Amarillo by Morning

Amarillo by Morning

The great state of Texas is home to some of the best cities; Austin, Dallas, Houston... but one of my favorite things to do is explore the small Texas towns, I'm a sucker for a cute town square. Amarillo might be known because of the king of country music, George Strait, but it definitely has [...]

ATX Bucket List

ATX Bucket List

With my upcoming move to the mid-west, I've decided to narrow down my ATX favorites list for "one more last hurrah" before I leave. I know, its so bittersweet!! BUT I thought this list would also make a great Bucket List for someone who would like to vacation in Austin. My other guides (linked below) [...]

My Favorite Places to Drink Wine in ATX

My Favorite Places to Drink Wine in ATX

Before I became a beer nerd, I was a wine lover- and still am! I set my goal so high to try over 100 breweries and brew pubs in Austin that I forgot how relaxing a smooth red blend can be. The wine scene is definitely smaller than the beer scene in Austin, but there […]

100+ Places to Drink ATX Craft Beer

100+ Places to Drink ATX Craft Beer

I recently received a copy of the Austin Beer Guide featuring over one hundred and fifty breweries, bars & restaurants located throughout Austin and surrounding areas. Since the Austin Beer Guide is a compilation of businesses that include multiple locations and due to some places having closed their doors and new ones that have opened- [...]

Surviving Summer in ATX

Surviving Summer in ATX

It might not officially be summer according to the calendar, but it sure has arrived in Texas! I can always tell when the summer season hits the city… the sun is hot and so is the ‘breeze.’  As the triple digit temperatures approach, I wanted to make sure y’all took advantage of the summer fun […]