Paris City Guide

Paris City Guide

Ah, Paris.  The City of Light, or The City of Love–no matter what you want to call it, this magical and romantic city is one of my all time faves.  Rarely does a city that I have such high expectations for either meet them or exceed them, and Paris absolutely...
#Sweekend Fun with Sweet Leaf Tea

#Sweekend Fun with Sweet Leaf Tea

Earlier this summer I had the chance to partner up with Sweet Leaf ® Tea on their super fun #Sweekend campaign as a brand ambassador.  I remember trying Sweet Leaf Tea many years ago when I was in college and it was just a small Austin business.  Little did I know...

My First Experience Getting Botox

I recently decided to try out Botox as a means to take care of some fine lines and wrinkles that were starting to show permanently on my forehead, and to take care of the “elevens” between my eyebrows.  I was tired of looking like I was frowning or...
Tumahye Supper Club

Tumahye Supper Club

If you haven’t heard of TUMAHYE’s supper club, it’s because they’ve done a great job of cultivating interest and ticket sales far in advance of their monthly dinners.  I had a chance to attend their most recent supper club, held at Patika with...
My Name Is Joe

My Name Is Joe

My Name Is Joe airstream trailer opened in Austin back in February, much to the delight of downtowners that had grown accustomed to other coffee houses such as Caffe Medici, Houndstooth, and Starbucks.  I know I was ready for something a little different, and was...
My Experience Getting Tape In Hair Extensions

My Experience Getting Tape In Hair Extensions

Last year, kind of on a whim and during a big transition in my life (Andrew and I decided to sell our condo and move downtown and rent an apartment for a year), I decided to chop off my hair into a lob. I loved my new hair cut and felt it was so easy to style, but...
Luxe Travel Musts

Luxe Travel Musts

So you’re heading on vacation, perhaps you’re getting away for the weekend, or maybe you’re jet-setting to a fantastic locale. Regardless of how long you’re traveling, having these essential luxe travel musts will make your flight/trip that...
I Drove A Ferrari at the Formula 1 Track

I Drove A Ferrari at the Formula 1 Track

I recently had the chance of a lifetime as a Driven Ambassador of Lexus of Austin and Lexus of Lakeway at the annual Ride. Drive. Give. event benefitting the Center for Child Protection in Austin.  I got to drive a Ferrari 458 Italia at the Formula 1 track with a...
Schlotzsky’s New Brisket Sandwiches

Schlotzsky’s New Brisket Sandwiches

SXSW is a fantastic time for brands to unveil new products and services, and during the 2017 festival Schlotzsky’s put together a fantastic event at Trinity Hall to share their three new brisket sandwiches with those in attendance.  Schlotzsky’s is paying homage to...
Teeth Whitening at Naturally White Austin

Teeth Whitening at Naturally White Austin

I recently had a chance to check out Naturally White Austin, a new Cosmetic Teeth Whitening office in the Mueller neighborhood.  In a little over 60 minutes, they were able to get my teeth two shades whiter, in a non-invasive and completely comfortable manner.   The...