Austin Food & Wine Festival

Today marks the start of the inaugural Austin Food & Wine Festival.  Modeled after the legendary Aspen Food & Wine Festival, this event (hosted by Food & Wine Magazine) brings together world renown chefs, sommeliers and local Austin favorites for one weekend of up-close food experiences that are sure to blow your mind! Even though […]

Celebrating Earth Day by Eating Dirt and Worms.

For those who don’t know today is Earth Day. A fairly new holiday in the scope of things, Earth Day began on April 22, 1970 as a way to celebrate the birth of the modern environmental movement.  Here’s a few other facts about the history of the day: In 1962, Rachel Carson’s New York Times best […]

Eating On A Budget.

I’m an eater – I’m always willing to try a new restaurant or experiment with a new genre of food.  It’s the adventure of finding a good meal that is so enticing to me. Well, that, and actually getting to eat the good food I’ve found.  So it bodes well for me that Austin is […]