Tuesday’s Treasures ~ Ice cream is the favorite currency of love ♥

Beautiful Beckett enjoys nothing better than eating chocolate ice cream (her favorite) after dinner on a Saturday evening while out with family and friends! “Summer would not be summer without ice-cream. Ice cream is the favorite currency of love” …..Puck “Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful!”…. Thich Nhat Hanh  Follow me on […]

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Happy Memorial Day ~ Originally Decoration Day

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. There are many that claim to be the birthplace of Memorial Day but one thing is clear – Memorial Day originated from the Civil War with a desire to honor our dead. In 1873 the […]

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Happy Memorial Day ~ Originally Decoration Day

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. There are many that claim to be the birthplace of Memorial Day but one thing is clear – Memorial Day originated from the Civil War with a desire to honor our dead. In 1873 the […]

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Heart of Texas Pétanque Club is growing strong in Austin!

What is Pétanque? First it is pronounced pay-TAHNK and second it’s usually played on hard dirt or gravel. It can be played on any surface just like bocce and bowls. Now how do you play Pétanque? It’s a form of boules. While standing with the feet together in a small circle you throw metal balls […]

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What’s going on in Austin For Memorial Day?

It’s Memorial week-end and if you’re staying around in Austin there are lots of things to do besides going out to Lake Travis for boating and water activities or having BBQ’s with friends and family. Check out 10 other activities you might want to consider : LBJ Library is having Free Admission on Memorial Day…the […]

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Austin Weirdness #10 ~ Iconic Lala’s Little Nugget

Austin’s “Keep Austin Weird” slogan is celebrated through activities, mind set and the way Austinites perceive things, especially art. It’s Christmas Day at Lala’s Little Nugget every day…yes, you heard right they have perennial holiday décor at this Brentwood strip-mall dive bar every day and it has been open since the 1970’s!  They must be […]

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