odd trends: small-town Texas edition

This past weekend, The Boy and I escaped from ACL madness happening in Austin and had a Texas wine country getaway. We stopped at a couple wineries on the way in to Fredericksburg to do some tastings, which is an excellent way to spend a Saturday afternoon, if you ask me.  At every place we stopped, there were limos parked outside the tasting room: every bachelorette party in the state...

pumpkin spice (and some things not-so-nice)

Fall is upon us (sort of… temperatures are still reaching 90 degrees and above here in Austin) and you know what that means: pumpkin spice all over the place, the fave flave of basic bitches everywhere. But hey, I’ll own it: there are some pumpkin-flavored things I love (pumpkin milkshakes from Fanci Freez are one of the things I miss about Boise the most) so I get excited when I...