Monthly Archives: January 2011

Austin Land & Cattle Company

Austin Land and Cattle sits in an unassuming little building right at the intersection of 12th and Lamar. Don’t let its simple facade, confusing entrance (both my party and another thought the *real* entrance was on Lamar, but it’s actually … Continue reading

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Flying Falafel & Po-Boys

When you hear “Mediterranean cuisine,” what do you think of? While the term includes all nations lining the sea of the same name, like France and Italy, my thoughts always dwell on the Eastern coastal nations that share influences with … Continue reading

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Resolution #2: Use Natural, Homemade Cleaners

There are many harsh, toxic cleaners that can be simply replaced with baking soda or vinegar. I don’t think I need to elaborate on the headache inducing fumes or hazardous residue that would no longer be there by switching to … Continue reading

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Moar Popcorn

The time is 10 PM and I am on an emergency run at HEB for more sugar. The plan is to bake some vegan banana bread whilst watching Ocean’s Eleven. But what good is a movie without any popcorn? I … Continue reading

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Eat your vegetables

Cornucopia in Austin is giving everyone one more reason to eat their vegetables. Although I’m not sure if popcorn counts, let alone chocolate covered popcorn. OK, fine. Cornucopia in Austin is giving everyone one more reason to eat dessert. And … Continue reading

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Quest for the Best Pizza in Austin: Mellow Mushroom

Today marked the first step in my journey to find pizza nirvana! Austin’s abundance of college students has created a niche for pizza. On the Drag alone there are 10 places that sell pizza (that I can think of. I’m … Continue reading

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Resolution #1: Go Local

Hey everyone, I hope you all had a great start to the new year. My first new year’s resolution is to Keep Austin Weird (aka support local businesses). In order to help myself, I’ve finally bought myself the Go Local … Continue reading

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