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25 Coffee Shops In Austin With Playgrounds: A Guide For Parents

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 10, 2024
Brentwood Social House

Ahhhh…that first sip of hot coffee in the morning… Except you pick up your coffee mug and realize the coffee has gone cold in the time it took you to get the toddlers up and dressed, change the baby’s diaper, and make everyone’s breakfast. Sound familiar? Same. Here’s my solution: find one of these amazing…

How To See The Poppies In Georgetown Texas

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 10, 2024
poppies in Georgetown Texas

Did you know that Georgetown, Texas is known for its red poppies? They’re a beautiful flower that’s not seen very often in Texas, so it’s a very cool thing that GTX has so many of them every spring. The red flowers are so famous that Georgetown even launched their very own Red Poppy Festival every…

Here Are The Best Sandwiches In Austin

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 5, 2024
Mum Foods pastrami

Sandwiches in Austin (unfairly) don’t have the same hype that they get in a lot of other cities. I mean, it’s not like we have the same claim to fame as NYC deli markets or the New Orleans po’boy scene. (Granted, we totally own the market on tacos and barbecue.) But I’m on a mission to showcase…

13 Solid Patio Happy Hours In Austin

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 5, 2024

You just want a good drink, some delicious bites, and a fun Austin patio to hang out on. Oh, and you want it all at a discounted price because you’re showing up at 5 pm instead of normal dinner evening hours. Is that so much to ask? No, no it’s not. And so here are…

Best Local Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Buda

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 5, 2024
best kid friendly buda restaurants

Buda is a family town! It’s an absolutely flourishing city just a little bit south of Austin that has grown very popular for its proximity to Austin, its historic downtown Buda shopping and dining district, and the family-friendliness of all of it. So it’s no surprise that there are several wonderful kid-friendly restaurants in Buda.…

Exploring The 23 Coolest South Austin Coffee Shops

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 4, 2024
Best coffee shops in South Austin

I normally wouldn’t say that coffee shops are “cool.” I’d call them serene, calming, or excellent places to work or start your day. But in this case, these South Austin coffee shops are cool. And that’s not just because South Austin, in general, is just a cool little area of ATX.  >>>Scroll to the bottom…

25 Local Things To Do In Austin When It’s HOT Outside

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 4, 2024
Barton Springs Pool

You’re looking at your weather app and it’s going to be a high of 106 degrees today…for the 10th day in a row. You’re starting to run out of ideas of things to do in Austin when it’s hot outside because let’s face it: those Austin patios stop being fun when the weather gets above…

The Best Local Coffee Shops in Buda

By Kelsey Kennedy | April 3, 2024
best coffee shops in Buda

Buda just keeps getting better and better! This little town that’s just south of Austin has a small geographic area on the map but a BIG impact on the south Austin community. In fact, lots of south Austinites will drive down to Buda just to visit some of the best restaurants in Buda. But what…

17 Best Restaurants in Buda, TX

By Kelsey Kennedy | March 31, 2024
Best restaurants in Buda

It’s pronounced “Byoo-da,”ok? That’s the first thing Buda, TX residents will want you to know. The next thing is it’s a charming city south of Austin, and there are so many wonderful restaurants in Buda. Actually, it’s a little bit shocking how many fun places there are to eat and drink here, judging by the…

10 Must-Visit Breweries In Austin

By Kelsey Kennedy | March 31, 2024
Vacancy Brewing

You’re in Austin for the weekend, you know that we’re kind of famous for our craft breweries here, and you’re wondering what the top must-visit breweries in Austin are. Great! I’ll help! If this massive guide to ALL the award-winning breweries in the Austin area is a bit too overwhelming for you and you want…

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