I actually had a research assignment for work this past week that influenced me to attend this fundraising event. It made me so sad to see the numbers and percentages of deaths from waterborne diseases in children and adults in underdeveloped countries.
So it was perfect timing because when I learned about how 100 [...]
In honor of kicking off the first weekend of the Austin City Limits Weekend, the Miss A Austin team has provided you a weekend filled with fun events and music. Whether you will be at the festival the entire weekend, rocking out to some of amazing artists or trying to find something fun to [...]
Winner of the “Greenest Design,” sponsored by Newcastle Homes and designed by architect Francois Levy, from Barkitecture 2012. (Photo Credit: barkitecture.com)
What do you get when you integrate architects, home designers and builders and best of all, dogs? Barkitecture! Since 2005, Animals Lovers of Austin, Inc. has organized this dog- centric fundraiser to [...]
There are many household names in Austin. Being a city that loves keeping it local, it’s no surprise the ladies of Austin turn local for their makeup as well, and that is where Rochelle Rae comes in.
Besides being a renowned makeup-artist, Rochelle is an Austin entrepreneur in every sense of the word. She [...]
“Book of Mormon” exploded onto the public scene in 2011 and gained even more popularity when it won nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone of South Park fame, many have commented on the satiric humor. Now the show is touring across America, with an all star cast [...]
I have to admit that ART on 5th Gallery is one of my favorite Austin art galleries. Especially since they feature artwork by a much loved childhood famed artist and author, Dr. Seuss. When I was a little girl, I read “Green Eggs and Ham” and “The Cat in the Hat” on a weekly [...]
Grace London is one of nearly 150 acts to perform at this year’s Austin City Limits Music Festival. The 13-year-old’s name appears on the lineup alongside Depeche Mode, The Cure, MUSE, Kings of Leon, Atoms For Peace, Lionel Richie and many more. It’s quite an accomplishment for such a young artist.
2012 Old [...]
Each year, thousands of people from all over the world come to Austin for the ACL Music Festival. As my fellow writer, Amanda Ivarra pointed out, this year the festival will take place over two weekends. Besides the music on the stages, there is so much going on during the festival.
Couple in the performance (Photo Credit: Ballet Austin)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Ballet Austin was a fantastic afternoon adventure into the beautiful and mystical woods of Athens. The plot follows mischievous Puck who plants a love-inducing flower on Lysander instead of Demetrius, who is betrothed to Hermia. But, Hermia is in love [...]