50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #30 Go Tubing!

Recently some pals and I went tubing on the San Marcos River and it was Heaven! Before we went, I was thinking back to the last time I had been tubing. That was like 20 years ago on the Salt River in Arizona. I had almost forgotten how relaxing it was…and most importantly, how much that cool, flowing river cools down your body temperature as soon as you get in! It’s Magical! … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #30 Go Tubing!

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50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #29 Eat Sushi off a Conveyor Belt

Yes, I’m totally serious! LOL I know it sounds a little weird but if you go to Kula Sushi, and you like to try new and unusual things, you’ll probably dig it. The restaurant is located in central Austin but from the moment I walked in the door, I was thinking, “Hmmm, I bet this is what Tokyo must be like.” … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #29 Eat Sushi off a Conveyor Belt

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #28 Hit a Beach Party!

28. Hit a Beach Party! My girlfriends and I just went to our first Texas Beach Party last month (believe it or not, they have beach parties in the middle of hot, dry Texas) and it was a blast! The venue, Beachside Billy’s (used to be Volente Beach), sits right on Lake Travis in Austin … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #28 Hit a Beach Party!

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #27 Make A Photo Memory

Anna Kraft is not a model. But, when you meet her, you’ll swear she must be! She’s tall and beautiful and she looks amazing in front of the camera. But, once you spend a few minutes with her in her cozy photography studio above Quenan’s Jewelers at 700 S. Austin Ave in Georgetown, you quickly realize that her real passion lies not in being in front of the camera, but instead in working behind the camera to bring out the very best in her subjects. … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #27 Make A Photo Memory

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #25 Enjoy a Delicious Feast…at the Movies!

The food is delish at both venues as well. I like the Fried Pickles at Flix. Yum! I had the Brie & Onion Burger with Truffle Aioli and a Chocolate Chip Cookie Shake at Alamo Drafthouse while watching Star Wars: Rogue One. Both the food and the movie were EPIC!!! … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #25 Enjoy a Delicious Feast…at the Movies!

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #24 Grab a ‘Brewski’ at Rentsch Brewery

The change in location for the brewery brings with it a spacious outdoor area that boasts some large and lovely trees that provides shade for the whole 5000 square foot beer garden! You can bring your kids and let them run around and have fun while you kick back and enjoy the live bands! Rentsch is pet friendly too…always a huge plus in my book! … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #24 Grab a ‘Brewski’ at Rentsch Brewery

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #23 Take A Hike

One thing I enjoy about living in Texas is that you can get outside and walk almost any time of the year. Not gonna lie-Texas Summer is Insanely Hot! To go for a walk or hike during the afternoon in Summer around here is basically like asking to be turned into a little pile of smoking ash…at least when you’re a German/Irish girl from Chicago. Hello! So, I just stick to long morning or evening walks with my dog at this time of year. With that said, the rest of the year is great for getting outdoors at any time of day! … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX! #23 Take A Hike

50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #21 Go to a Round Rock Express Game

So, I guess I’m just an ‘all around’ sports fan now! I know my sister Laurie is gagging with laughter right now if she is reading this. She was always busy kicking butt at sports while I was playing Barbies, dressing up like a princess, and secretly dancing in front of my bedroom mirror. Hahaha … More 50 Things To Do in Greater Austin, TX #21 Go to a Round Rock Express Game