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      One of my favorite places to eat when out and about in Austin is Torchy’s Tacos! The atmosphere is really nice but the food is outstanding.   With a menu that features: Green chili pork, Fried Avocado, Baja Shrimp, fajita…mmm My favorite is the Crossroad, it has ...
    Robert Grattan had an interesting post on the Austin Theme: “Keep Austin Weird” and all those working hard to keep that image alive.     Robert Grattan Staff Writer- Austin Business Journal   Decades ago, when people mentioned Austin they would talk fondly about only a handful of businesses ...
    Sounds crazy that there is only one thing you need to know when you are looking to purchase Real Estate. Actually that one thing will lead you to deeper research and give you the best opportunity to buy right. An opportunity to get a piece of America that will appreciate and add value to your...
      These fabulous friends and actors helped put together our version of walking and talking dead. You can view the video short at Thanks to Michael, Tonya, Jake, Phillip, Amanda, Austin and Nick. Hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed putting it together.           
    You cannot get effectively to a closing without help from a great team. Sometimes we underestimate the need for agent to agent team work. I learned a couple of days ago that we have cleared the final hurdles and are headed toward closing a deal that has been in the works now for almost 3 mon...
                My daughter Mikah (the Pastry Chef) delivered these beautiful cakes for a friends wedding at Casa De Color’s outside of Austin Texas. The grooms cake is R2 D2 the other cake is the official wedding cake for the event. It was a wonderful wedding in classic Austin Texas Style. Cong...
HERE IS A RECEIPE YOU WILL LOVE FROM SANTA RITA TEX MEX CANTINA IN AUSTIN TEXAS.   4 lbs. masa blanca (white corn) 1 ½ lbs. shorting or lard for more flavor 1 ½ lbs. boiled potatoes mashed ½ cup milk 1 cup chicken stock 1 cup chopped onions 3 tsp. of chicken base 1 tsp. black pepper 1 tsp. dried ...
      So what shall we talk about? Hmmm. We could discuss the problems in Washington (DC that is). We could talk about what is not getting done or what is getting done that we like or don’t like. I know let’s talk about your day and how things are going for you.….   Hmmm I see, well you don’t see...
According to a recent article from Kvue news:   Three Central Texas counties are among the healthiest in the state with Williamson County topping the list. The University of Wisconsin and the Robert ...
      4Some wandered in desert wastelands, finding no way to a city where they could settle. 5They were hungry and thirsty, and their lives ebbed away. 6Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress. (PS. 107:4-6)   Sunday March 24th: "The Walking and...

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