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Top Holiday Events in Austin, Texas (Part One)

There might not be a more magical time of the year in Austin when our city businesses and organizations ensure our holidays overflow with magical moments for all.  From sugar plum fairies that dance through the days and sparking trees that light up the night, it’s a month-long celebration to make the season bright! Make…

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Festive Ideas to Celebrate Thanksgiving – All Month Long (Part Two)

Earlier this month we provided you with lots of fun and festive ways to get into the mood of the holidays – and Thanksgiving in particular. To keep the theme moving through the rest of the month, here are more ways to enjoy your family and friends today and through your Thanksgiving feast! Play Hide…

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Top Spots to Celebrate the 4th of July in Austin, Texas

Looking for the best spots to celebrate our heroes this Independence Day in Austin?  Look no further!  Within a short drive from our apartments in Austin are a variety of venues jam-packed with entertainment and edible eats that are the perfect pick this 4th of July.  Wherever you go, we encourage you to take the…

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Top Ideas for Easy Pleasing Easter Meals

Earlier this month we unraveled the story about the Easter Bunny and Easter Baskets.  Now that you have an understanding of some of the holiday’s most favorite traditions (especially for kids), we are diving into the delicious options to complete your celebration from sunup to sundown. If  you are thinking about a festive Easter Brunch…

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What is the History of the Easter Bunny and Easter Baskets?

Many of our holidays have traditional characters or icons are symbolic of our celebrations throughout the year.  From Cupid at Valentine’s Day, four-leaf clover during St. Patrick’s Day, pumpkins in October, and St. Nick, these colorful elements have become iconic to some of the most celebrated holidays around the world.  So what’s up with a…

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Top Ideas to Inspire Children, Friends, and Family To Be Thankful This Holiday Season

  “A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” – Cicero With Thanksgiving in our focus at our apartment community in Austin, TX, it brings back great memories of gathering together with friends and family during this time of the year. It is also time to…

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TRAVELING FOR THE HOLIDAYS? THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT!

  Earlier this month we introduced some good ideas on how to make traveling before, during, and after the holidays a little more enjoyable and a lot less stressful.  There is so much information available that we’re sharing more tips with you today – courtesy of TravelChannel.com and the FrugalTravelGuy.com. Happy trails to you and…

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HOW TO TAKE THE STRESS OUT OF THE SEASON

With the holiday season in full swing, we thought we would dedicate this last blog of the year to some good advice on how to enjoy the last few weeks of 2016.   We found (and credit) Health.com for the following ideas that we hope will leave you merry and bright well into 2017.   Hike…

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