Rent a Boat and Spend the Day at Town Lake

Rent a Boat and Spend the Day at Town Lake

There's plenty of things to do in Austin. One of the best things to try is renting a boat and spending the day relaxing with friends and family on Lady Bird Lake, formerly known as Town Lake. Here are just a few of the organizations that have boat rentals available around Lady Bird Lake. Austin Rowing Club- offers several rowing programs for both youth … [Read more...]

Movie Lovers, Attend the Austin Film Festival

Movie Lovers, Attend the Austin Film Festival

For those of you who weren't able to make it to the Fantastic Fest, don't fret. Austin is known for always having great events happening. Luckily for the movie fanatics, the Austin Film Festival is right around the corner. The festival is scheduled for October 23-30, 2014. Once again, the conference will be showcasing the very best this wonderful city has to … [Read more...]

Get Ready for Austin City Limits Music Festival

Get Ready for Austin City Limits Music Festival

Do you love music? Then you'll definitely want to stay tuned for one of the biggest and best music festivals in Austin. The Austin City Limits Music Festival is scheduled for two weekends October 3-5, 2014 and  October 10-12, 2014. The festival will be held at Zilker Park. Three day passes for both weekends are sold out, but one day passes are available for … [Read more...]

Dress Your Sandwich With Homemade Mayo

Dress Your Sandwich With Homemade Mayo

Buying mayonnaise at the store can be expensive, but you can easily make your own at home in less than five minutes using an immersion blender. Here’s how to make your own mayo at home. Ingredients ½ tsp dry mustard 2 eggs 1 tsp vinegar or lemon juice 1 cup of oil (canola, olive or other oil) ½ tsp salt Instructions In an immersion … [Read more...]

Let Houseplants Give You Cleaner Air

Let Houseplants Give You Cleaner Air

Having your windows in your Austin apartment open all the time is unrealistic. There will be times when you will have to shut them. So how do you get good air quality in your apartment even with the windows closed? Let houseplants give your cleaner air. There are many different ones you can choose from. Get a Peace Lily. They are beautiful as they add … [Read more...]