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[7 Mar 2010 | 47 Comments | 16,509 views]
24 Hour Eats in Austin During SXSW

Austin takes NYC’s place as “the city that never sleeps” for about ten days every year during SXSW. The three-in-one festival begins this Friday with SXSW film and interactive, followed by music on March 17 and through the weekend.
The activity is continuous but we all need to eat, right? Listed below are places you can grab a bite 24-hours-a-day — or at least into the wee hours of the morning.
24 Diner is the newest addition to the 24-hour diner scene in Austin, joining Magnolia and Kerbey Lane in the race …

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[13 Apr 2009 | 6 Comments | 1,955 views]

Are you ever stumped as to where to go to brunch on a weekend? There are so many choices in Austin but many of the standbys – Magnolia, Moonshine, South Congress Café, 1886 at the Driskill, etc. have long waits on the weekends. Next time you’re with a group of people and want to enjoy a relaxing meal in place of breakfast and lunch, give Blue Dahlia a try.
Adam and I met some friends at Blue Dahlia on a Sunday at 11. It was a cold and rainy day so …

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[18 Jan 2009 | 3 Comments | 1,493 views]
Should Mr. Potato Head Go on a Diet?

I’m not sure if I’m kidding when I wonder if we are now feeding growth hormones to every ever-loving thing that we put into our mouths. I know that it’s common in animals so we get it in our meat and our milk (unless we only buy organic). I’ve also noticed that the fruit in our grocery stores is getting bigger at the same rate that the taste are getting blander.
Anyway, the other day it was 3 p.m. and I hadn’t had a chance to leave my desk to grab …

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