Christmas Shopping in Austin

Great Christmas Shopping Experience in Austin

The holiday season is here with us, and just like the norm during any other holiday, people are filled with the task of getting the best gifts for those on their list.

Well, the reality is that finding the best gift can be mind-blowing given that there is so much to choose from. However, that is not the case for those that live in Austin or are visiting here.

Ranging from unique Austin gifts to excellent Christmas themed arts, there is all you need to have fun for the season … Continue Reading

Austin downtown shopping

The Best In Austin Downtown Shopping

Congress Avenue is often referred to as the Mainstreet of Texas. It Austin downstream Congress Avenuehas long been my haven for retail therapy, and I would recommend going there to anyone in the Austin area who is looking for a pleasant day of window shopping with or without the kids.

One of the things that I like about it so much is that there is something for everyone. While strolling around the avenue between Lady Bird Lake and the Capitol, you’ll pass through one of the National Register Historic Districts to see … Continue Reading

Oktoberfest In Hill Country

There are countless reasons why I love Oktoberfest. I can’t get enough of the sweet music from polka bands not to mention the delicious sausages. For this reason each year I attend Fredericksburg Oktoberfest celebration for a taste of real fun. Among the festivals I have attended, I consider Fredericksburg Oktoberfest one of the best. There were many people but this did not hinder fun in any way. Pedestrian trails allowed easy movement of people, dance areas were very spacious and the sound was high quality for all the … Continue Reading

Deal Of The Week: Walgreens Sandals For $2.99

I’m a really frugal person and don’t really spend money unless I need something. I used to have these super comfy black ballet-type shoes that I wore with all of my skirts, which was perfect because they stretched. But after wearing them for 3 years, they completely fell apart. I have wide feet and finding sandals that fit isn’t easy.

Luckily, I found these sandals at Walgreens right near my house – for only $2.99!

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Review: Mr. Gatti’s In Fredericksburg, Texas

We recently went to Mr. Gatti’s in Fredericksburg, Texas since pizza is Little Monster’s second favorite food (her absolute favorite is cheese.)
I had never been to Mr. Gatti’s before and wasn’t sure what to expect. The last time I even thought about it was when we went shopping for Christmas gifts last year, and drove by one.
Here in Kerrville we used to have one, but I had heard awful things about it. I heard the Kerrville location was dirty, had a major roach problem and that the pizza … Continue Reading
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