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Where to Take Out the Best Bites in Austin (7/10/2020)

July 10, 2020

You should see the list of restaurants we’ve supported via take out since March! It’s insanely long and I’d like to say I’m so proud I’m able to support them during these strange, challenging times for any business owner right now. I’m starting a new series for the near term called Where to Take Out the Best Bites in Austin and I’ll suggest 3-5 places each Friday that…

Virtual Happy Hour with Devils River Whiskey

April 25, 2020

Well, thanks to social distancing and the stay at home orders, we couldn’t have an in-person Austin Food Blogger Alliance Happy Hour this month but we were able to have one virtually! I’ve had many virtual happy hours with friends and coworkers so I knew this would go on without a hitch. Ten of us joined a video conferencing session and brought our best whiskey cocktail to the…

Where to Take Out the Best Burger in Austin

April 19, 2020

Updated June, 2020 Stay calm and burger on! You can still get many of the best burgers in Austin for take out or delivery and devour them in the comfort of your own living room while you #stayhome! I don’t know about you, but I’ve been craving all the burgers lately. I was reading through my guide of best burgers in Austin and was pleased to see that…

How to Make Chimichurri at Home

April 19, 2020

I’ve been getting a Good Apple Foods box every couple of weeks and you never know what produce they’ll include which used to give me anxiety, and now it’s a challenge to make something unique out of the ingredients! I received mint and parsley this week and figured I could make chimichurri sauce. Like pesto, it’s good on just about anything – traditionally, you’d find it predominantly in…

Coffee Delivery and Subscription Services in Austin

March 25, 2020

While we all settle into the new normal, work-from-home life, and juggling all the other responsibilities of homeschooling kids, co-habitating with our significant others 24/7, etc., WE ALL NEED COFFEE! Whether you’re a decaf drinker like me or a pour over fan, we have several local coffee shops and roasters that are delivering and offering subscription services. Here are some local to Austin spots delivering and offering subscription…

Where to Enjoy Weekend Happy Hour in Austin

January 17, 2020

This guide is part of the Austin Food Blogger Alliance’s 2020 City Guide. #atxbesteats I’m always on the lookout for an awesome spot that offers a Weekend Happy Hour! I mean, why is happy hour limited to the week anyway right? So many of you have asked me for my recs and since there are way more restaurants in Austin that offer happy hour on the weekend these…

My Favorite Austin Restaurants in 2019

December 28, 2019

As I was compiling this list of my favorite Austin restaurants that I ate at in 2019, I realized I had some pretty epic bites and we have too many amazing restaurants! I’ve listed out 21 of my favorite places but honestly, I didn’t have a bad meal in 2019. As usual, please click the Vessel map below to see pictures of what I ate and easily plot…

Brunch and Sunday Funday at Gabriela’s

November 11, 2019

Do not snooze on brunch at Gabriela’s! It took me entirely too long (so embarrassed) to dine there and I don’t want you to make the same mistake! Gabriela, herself, hosted us for this month’s Austin Food Blogger Alliance happy hour (turned out to be brunch instead) and I think it’s safe to say that each of us were blown away. From the pineapple mimosas (freshly squeezed pineapple…

Where to Devour the Best Burgers in Austin

August 29, 2019

Updated January, 2020 Who else gets an uncontrollable craving for a burger? I do, but probably once every few months…I don’t consume burgers often but when I know it’s time, everybody will know because I won’t rest till I get one in my hands! I’ve put together a roundup of my favorite burgers in Austin right now…don’t judge me! I love a good classic burger without the frills!…

Best Cookies in Austin Right Now

May 11, 2019

This guide of the Best Cookies in Austin is part of the Austin Food Blogger Alliance’s 2020 City Guide. #atxbesteats Updated June, 2020 I love a good cookie! Not sure if many of you know, but I’ve had my own baking business on the side, Choco-Latte, for 6 years and make an “Infamous Chocolate Chip” that is my best seller. I haven’t had time to bake much due…