December 4, 2017
The weather is pretty great right now, but cold winter weather is coming (it may not feel like it, but we know it'll be here). For most of us, that just means we'll turn on the heat. Or we'll pull on ...
November 20, 2017
In the middle of a big, loud, chaotic event last week, a woman excitedly came up to me and proudly announced, "I'm making Grammy's dressing!"
I felt so proud. Another culinary convert to the ca...
November 6, 2017
Travis County voters did something extraordinary five years ago today: they agreed to invest in a healthier community.
A new medical school at UT Austin led the to-do list for achieving that goal....
November 1, 2017
This is my favorite time of year. I binge on Halloween’s sweetness. I’m grateful for Thanksgiving. Christmas is a great gift. And I ring in the New Year.
This year, there’s a huge bonus. My fi...
October 23, 2017
The extreme politics that dominate Texas right now has everything to do with the Texans who do — and the Texans that don't — show up to vote.
How did the Tea Party become such a potent force? Wel...
October 9, 2017
My entire life, people have unilaterally auto-corrected my name from "Kirk" to "Kurt". It's like they assume my parents just screwed up and misspelled my name.
While that’s been irritating, I’ve hi...
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