Football & Feasting
Football has officially kicked off in Austin with the Longhorns obliterating ULM, my home town college. UT is a historical powerhouse in the game, while ULM is not known for their football prowess (but they do have a ski team that’s won 29 national titles), so the score wasn’t much of a shocker. Coming up … Continue reading
Better Half Coffee & Cocktails
After meeting a friend at Better Half Coffee & Cocktails for a leisurely weekend lunch, I’m promising myself I’ll return soon. The charming little spot has gained much praise, most especially for their cheeseburger. Heck, I was happy before I’d even exited my car, as Better Half has a parking lot that is not only … Continue reading
Doughnuts or Donuts?
My son, his friend and I were driving past a doughnut shop recently, when the boys pointed out that “donuts” should be pronounced “doo-nutz” unless it’s spelled doenuts, and I really couldn’t argue with them. I was simply happy that ten year olds were debating spelling and pronunciation of any word, at all. No matter … Continue reading