Irene's biscuit breakfast

5 Reasons To Try Irene’s Biscuits & Booze Brunch

No one likes a flaky date. But flaky biscuits? That's a different story. If you're in the mood for some of the best biscuits and brunch in Austin, Texas, then head on over to Irene's for the Biscuits & Booze brunch. Read on for five reasons why you should consider Irene's for your next indulgence … Continue reading 5 Reasons To Try Irene’s Biscuits & Booze Brunch

The Eyes of Texas

Nostalgia for my college days, a friend tying the knot and a desire to escape the East Coast took me home to Austin, Texas, a few weeks ago. Ah, Austin. A city I tired of after four years of never-ending breakfast tacos, heat waves and studying for tests at the University of Texas. After moving to Washington, … Continue reading The Eyes of Texas

Skin Care Review: Absolution’s “Le Soin Purifiant”

By definition, "absolution" means a formal release from guilt, obligation or punishment. Use French skin care line Absolution's "Le Soin Purifiant" (deep cleansing face mask), and you'll formally release your pores from dirt, grease, etc. I don't normally review beauty products, but this mask works divinely, and therefore deserves some attention! Purifies, tightens pores, highlights mate, … Continue reading Skin Care Review: Absolution’s “Le Soin Purifiant”

Kendra Scott’s Beaded Beauties and Television Triumphs

Kendra Scott Jewelry invited me to attend its watch party celebrating owner Kendra Scott's debut as co-host on CNBC's new show, "Crowd Rules," Tuesday evening. Although mounds of swag bags, canapés and dazzling accessories made for a memorable event, Kendra's strong determination, success and personality shone brighter than any one of the jewels seen throughout … Continue reading Kendra Scott’s Beaded Beauties and Television Triumphs