Austin Love

Haymaker Austin

Haymaker: Finally, a Sports Bar on Manor!

I’ve always been a fan of the Manor area. It’s home to some of my favorite eateries in Austin: Mi Madre’s, Hoover’s, Vivo (because their hibiscus margarita is my favorite marg in all of Austin!), Salty Sow, etc. Lately it’s been blowin’ up even more with the very recent openings of Schoolhouse Pub and, yep, Haymaker. […] Read more…

Mueller HEB Cafe Counter

Falling in Love with the New Mueller H-E-B

Let’s talk about… Austin grocery stores! So generally I’m a Central Market girl. Of course I love Whole Foods too, but it’s a little pricier and more of an ordeal, plus I live super close to the CM on North Lamar so it’s much more convenient than journeying all the way down to 6th & […] Read more…

Real Ale 17th Anniversary Party

Last weekend we rounded up a couple carfuls of friends and headed out on a mini-roadtrip to Blanco for the Real Ale 17th Anniversary Party. Most people ’round these parts probably know Real Ale for their popular blonde, Firemans #4, but as I learned on this fateful trip, this brewing company has so much more […] Read more…

Johnson's Backyard Garden at Highland Mall Farmers Market

Highland Mall Farmers Market

If you live in north central Austin, you probably know about Highland Mall… and you probably don’t like it. I live in Hyde Park and often drive down Airport on my commute, so I’m no stranger to that creepy, deserted mall (soon to be community college campus, I guess). By the way, if you check […] Read more…