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A Growing Austin

“When I was growing up all of this was farm land.” This is a comment an old lady would say to her grandchildren, but instated it is me – a twenty-one-year-old – talking to my boyfriend as we drive down Mopac. 371 more words


Jumping Off a Diving Board WAY Out of Practice

I’ve been MIA for a bit. Sorry about that. Work and life and blah blah blah. But I plan to get back to regular posting for realz in the new year. 2,821 more words

Try Something

Voice your opinion on changes to Zilker Park tonight

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Parks and Rec Department wants to hear from you about changes made to Zilker Park.

There will be an open house tonight. 70 more words


Zilker Park Improvement Project wants community's feedback

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Hoping to improve things at Barton Springs — The Austin Parks and Rec Department and Barton Springs Conservancy have announced a partnership ahead of its public engagement meeting scheduled for the Zilker Park Improvement Project at Barton Springs. 363 more words


Van Candy in Texas, Austin style

Well helloooo Austin!

City of music, street food, dogs and dreams. And really friendly people. Like, really, super friendly. The type of people that wave profusely at you, grinning kind and wide after almost running you over in a cross walk. 1,686 more words

Creative Writing

Barton Springs, photographed into my heart

Today was Magical ♥

One of those types that becomes emblazoned into your being, seared into the flesh of your mind. And I owe it all to a whim to get out and about last night, one of those weird, random cravings that a walk and creative projects simply wont fix. 1,935 more words

Creative Writing

Weekend Getaway: Austin, Texas

Since moving to America almost two years ago, I’ve continually heard great things about Austin, Texas. So when two friends invited me on a weekend trip down south, I couldn’t turn them down (despite my dangerously low bank account). 538 more words