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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…

Santa Fe Travel Guide – Quick Weekend Getaway

December 11, 2019

Do you need a destination for a quick weekend getaway? Santa Fe, NM should be on your list! I’d go back again and again because there is so much to see, eat and do there and it’s only an hour and a half flight from Austin to ABQ and then a short drive to Santa Fe. Here are some of my favorites spots we visited on our recent…

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!…

Nashville Travel Guide

August 9, 2019

Whether you’re planning a bachelor/bachelorette party or just need a friend’s weekend getaway, Nashville seems to be the destination spot for groups these days! While we were there, we counted 35 bachelorette parties in 48 hours! Nashville reminded me of NOLA, Austin and Vegas combined. We even referred to it as NashVegas! As promised, here are some of the spots we visited! As usual, you’ll first see my…

San Sebastian Travel Guide: What to Eat, Drink and See

July 9, 2019

Hello most gorgeous city and beaches I’ve ever visited! San Sebastian was a DREAM come true! I’ll be going back very soon because I can’t get enough of the city and I totally get why so many Europeans go there for holiday! San Sebastian boasts everything you’d ever want in a destination spot – shopping, an exceptional culinary scene, PINTXOS, WINE (it’s so close to Rioja and Bourdeaux),…

Houston Dining Guide

January 18, 2019

Updated May, 2019 I’ve been working from Houston almost weekly since last summer and I’ve had the chance to explore a ton of restaurants near Downtown that I would never have ventured out to when I lived in Sugar Land back in grad school. I’ve just scratched the surface and will be adding to this list as I continue on my foodie adventures, but in the meantime, here…

ATX vs. HOU BBQ Throwdown 2018 Recap

December 18, 2018

To state that I’m excited about attending the annual HOU vs ATX Throwdown next year is an understatement. I’m really not big into BBQ – well, I can’t eat as much as a true fan does – but I do love meeting the pitmasters, oogling over the meat and dining with friends and fellow fans! This year, the throwdown was in Austin at Friends & Allies Brewing back…

Artista Rosso Now Open for Brunch!

December 18, 2018

I was invited in by Artista Rosso for a blogger’s brunch preview before the official launch of Brunch service on 12/1. I’m going to be a frequent brunch-er there because HELLO NUTELLA BAR! If you’ve been to the space at Lamar Union, previously Delicious, the newly renovated spot features a market for the neighboring residents, a coffee bar, an extensive wine selection, a full draught beer selection and…

Do You Even Soufflé?

August 30, 2018

It’s Restaurant Week in Houston the whole month of August and since I travel there for work quite a bit, we decided to try out a spot included on the lineup that we wouldn’t typically go to. Enter Rise n2, the most beautiful restaurant I’ve been in to date. Located off of Post Oak and San Felipe, this gorgeous French restaurant had me swooning not only for the…