Tag: texas

bbq heaven: kreuz market in lockhart texas

Yesterday was the first time I ate brisket in a few months. When we returned from Texas, I declared a moratorium on bbq. I sampled way too much brisket during…

dai due

After our first Dinner at the Farm in 2008, I became obsessed with farm to table meals and in my research, I came across Dai Due. I was…

hotel saint cecilia

Yes, we did stay in my preferred South Congress neighborhood, but truth be told, my heart had been set on the Hotel Saint Cecilia. We managed a quick peek into the propety on one…

the vicky

For our first trip to Austin, we couldn’t resist the lure of Hotel San Jose, but this vacation we went a different route and chose a b&b in a quiet neighborhood a few blocks…

dripping springs, tx: hamilton pool

Welcome summer! Let’s kick off the longest day of the year with a trip to a *stunning* Texas swimming hole about 25 miles outside of Austin.  It was so…

texas hill country

I was a sticky mess in Texas. All that humidity and my composure starts to melt! My brain partially shut down and I didn’t have the focus to take photographs. I…

deep in the heart of texas

I survived the heat, humidity and mosquitoes that nearly ate me alive in Texas. Despite all of it, I simply adore Austin, Texas. Stay tuned this week for…

go horns

Nope, I don’t have any affiliation with the University of Texas, but the Longhorns were in town this week, teeing off at the NCAA East Regionals at Yale. …