Austin shopping and events

We’re now into August (can you believe it?!) and everyone at work is abuzz about their kids going back to school. Given that I don’t have kids, I can’t really relate, but there is one thing I always loved about back-to-school goings-on: the shopping! I always loved picking out my school supplies and new clothes for fall, and because I was a bit of a weirdo nerd kid, I actually...

Nordstrom anniversary sale

The semi-annual Nordstrom anniversary sale is upon us, and I’ve got some serious lust. Though the temperatures are topping 100 degrees here in the ATX and it’s a bit difficult to even fathom wearing jackets and boots, this sale makes a good case for adjusting your budget and making room in your closet a bit early for some killer fall finds. Here are a few things I’ve been tempted by...