With wedding season comes that somewhat challenging task of looking for the perfect bachelorette party gift or bridal shower gift. For the bride to be, you want to give something fun and humorous, but also chic and stylish. When your anniversary rolls around, you might want to spice things up with a gift that's a little bit sexy while staying classy. Well ladies, that perfect present has arrived and it's called BlushBox!
Don’t be fooled by his polished suit-and-tie looks, Ross Mathews has put in the long hours in La La Land to become TV’s new It Guy. He’s the gay best friend you always wanted, the one who makes you feel special as he tells one funny joke after another. Just ask his bestie, Gwyneth Paltrow. Mathews is deliciously witty, so funny that I left his recent promotional book tour visit in Austin with a serious case of JAFLSO (Jaw Ache From Laughing So Hard).
When you think of Austin’s bourgeoning restaurant scene, it’s hard not to think of Larry McGuire and his multitude of concept restaurants. Proof of his restaurants’ popularity was manifested on May 14 when TRIBEZA and Frost partnered up to host a sold-out dinner at the new Josephine House—30 tickets were sold in under 24 hours to the people who acted fast for a $100 dinner that included cocktails, wine and a four-course meal.
From an evening of Venetian gondoliers to the stunning Trash Project, Forklift Danceworks is no stranger to awe-inspiring productions. This Saturday, join the renowned dance company and founder Allison Orr for another unforgettable event—Studio 54klift: I Love You but I’ve Chosen Disco.
By combining the love of food and learning, Escoffier School of Culinary Arts has created an extraordinary program for culinary expertise. Escoffier prides itself on its sustainability and its partnerships with local farmers and ranchers.
No need to panic if you haven't found your mom the perfect Mother's Day gift. She probably doesn't need any more jewelry, and flowers only last so long. Why not spend some time with her on Sunday and treat her to a lovely meal that you can both enjoy?
Brunch from 10am-2:30pm
For reservations call 512.685.8300
Court Lurie's Nexus #8
While a Google image search of her art is impressive on it’s own, seeing Court Lurie’s Nexus up close and personal is something else. From the vibrant layered hues to the mesmerizing patterns literally carved into them, the exhibit commands more than just the viewer’s attention. Evidence of skill, emotion and the use of nontraditional tools—which include, but are not limited to, rakes and knives—shine through in her paintings.
Just when you thought the first blissful days of May couldn’t get any better, Cinco de Mayo arrives. Cue the sombreros, tequila, cervezas, and salsa dancing! This Sunday, Austin has a fiesta for everyone to enjoy—from block parties to live music to all-you-can-eat feasts, you don’t want to miss out!
“Moving day” usually triggers memories of hectic sorting, unorganized packing and results in back pains and headaches. Luckily, Bronko Box has come to the rescue! This innovative company new to Austin is providing sturdy, plastic containers that can be delivered to your doorstep for efficient and economical packing. Traditional cardboard boxes are officially “out” and Bronko Boxes are the new kids on the moving block!
Business owners, Bo and Brooke Cox, saw the need for a convenient, affordable, and environmentally friendly alternate to the standard cardboard moving box.
Blue Lapis Light invites you to support Austin youth in a revolutionary new way. Life is Extraordinaryat One World Theatre is a one-of-a-kind aerial performance by local teens, trained over the course of an 18-week workshop by Blue Lapis Light and LifeWorks Youth & Family Alliance. Next month, Life Is Extraordinary will have all of Austin looking upward.