8 Live Podcasts in 2 Days

  I think one of the best (and most unlikely) things about listening to podcasts is when they stop being a solitary activity and you get to see them live. I was so thrilled when I found out my favorite comedy duo and podcasters, Jake and Amir, were coming to Austin for their first annual podcast festival. … Continue reading 8 Live Podcasts in 2 Days

Sweet Ritual Vegan Ice Cream

One of the amazing parts about living in a progressive, cool city like Austin is that we have a ton of different food options. For instance, the other night, I checked out a place called Sweet Ritual. It is a vegan ice cream shop tucked into a healthy juice bar. This place has experienced such … Continue reading Sweet Ritual Vegan Ice Cream

SXSW Free Show

Every March, my adopted home town is host to a huge music and tech festival. And sometimes, during this crazy week, President Obama comes to our capital city as well. A lot of Austin-ites seem torn on SXSW (South By Southwest)- some rent out their homes for the week and flee, others stay home with … Continue reading SXSW Free Show

BIG CHANGES, BOOK COVERS & SPRING BREAK

It's that time of year again... Spring break!  This annual week-long holiday from school is the setting of my first novel INTO THE OCEAN. Into The Ocean is about a girl from New Jersey who moves to Hawaii with her family. She has finally started making friends and settling in, just as spring break rolls … Continue reading BIG CHANGES, BOOK COVERS & SPRING BREAK