Category Archives: Life in Austin

year in review

6 Incredible Moments From 2017 I Never Want to Forget

I can’t believe another year is in the bag. Before we head into 2018, I wanted to share some of my favorite memories and moments from 2017. This little blog sure has kept me busy with one exciting project after another. Unfortunately, in the hustle and bustle of all these projects, many incredible stories have unfortunately fallen through the cracks.

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Innovation and Inventions at the 2017 FoodBytes! Austin

FoodBytes! is a pitch competition-meets-networking event from Rabobank that aims to bring together the game-changers pioneering the future of food and agriculture. This week I got to attend an innovative event that was a cross between a foodie Shark Tank and a networking conference for

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Friday Favorites: Shopping Local

This Friday I want to share my most favorite places to go and get local or Austin-made goods. Back home, in Blacksburg, Virginia, we had a huge presence of local vendors and artists. The whole community shared this attitude of, “buy local, eat local, be local,” and I’m impressed to see that a big city like Austin can have that same vibe. So here goes it:

My First Week in Austin

My first week as a resident of Austin was busy, so busy. Busy with unpacking, busy with organizing, busy with sorting, but I also was busy exploring, and that I never mind.

Check out what I was able to DISCOVER, DRINK, PLAY, and EAT during my first, unseasonably-hot, week here.

Recent Adventures

More Travels and Adventures