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 […]

17 Instagrammble Murals in ATX

17 Instagrammble Murals in ATX

Austin has some of the greatest local artwork on display for everyone to see! Naturally, whenever someone comes to visit we make it a point to stop by the infamous 'i love you so much' mural on South Congress, but truth be told, there are so many great works of art located throughout the city! [...]

My Favorite Day of the Entire Year: National Wine Day!

My Favorite Day of the Entire Year: National Wine Day!

It’s my FAVORITE day of the year! Okay, so it’s not my birthday and it’s not Christmas so technically it’s my third favorite day of the year... NATIONAL WINE DAY! In a world where there seems to be a national holiday associated with every day of the year, there’s no better time to celebrate wine! [...]

ATX Hotel Bars You Won’t Want to Miss!!

ATX Hotel Bars You Won’t Want to Miss!!

Here in Austin, Hotel bars are not just for the tourists! We have some of the most amazing, unique and beautiful hotels (and bars) I have ever seen. I often end up bringing guests from out of town to some of these hotel bars for a classy round of cocktails before I show them Dirty [...]

The Happiest of Hours in ATX

The Happiest of Hours in ATX

If there’s one thing my girl gang knows- it’s happy hour... and we do it well! We get together religiously (sometimes more than once a week) and trust me, Austin is not in short supply of awesome places to unwind. Vibe is extremely important in choosing the perfect spot, we generally love anything outdoor with [...]

Name Someone with A Bigger Sweet Tooth Than Me… I’ll Wait.

Name Someone with A Bigger Sweet Tooth Than Me… I’ll Wait.

Once upon a time, while standing in line at Mozart's Coffee Roasters' bakery case, I overheard a conversation between two boys eyeing up a chocolate Cannoli. Boy #1: I want a chocolate taco. Boy #2: I don't like chocolate Boy #1: I want chocolate on my chocolate DUDE. SAME. If there's one thing I've explored [...]

It’s the Holiday Season: ATX Edition

It’s the Holiday Season: ATX Edition

Austin might be lacking in cold weather and snow (thank god) but it is in no way lacking Holiday cheer. Christmas in Austin is one of my favorite times of the year (second to full on 100+ degree summers). The holiday spirit is everywhere, some of my favorite places transform into winter wonderlands for the [...]