Dinner D’amour Featuring Ava Arenella!

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

C’était dimanche soirée enchanteresse de la musique de jazz, French for It was an enchanting Sunday evening of Jazz music!

Who’s Your PAPI?

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Hold on! Wait just a minute! There’s more to that phrase than what may readily come to mind. PAPI, the acronym for Performing Arts Programs Inc., under the direction of Mr. Chip Becker, President and Publisher publishes programs for such Austin arts organizations as: Ballet Austin, The Long Center, Austin Symphony Orchestra, Zachary Scott, Austin Lyric Opera, Paramount & State Theaters and Texas Performing Arts Center.

What’s Right About Dining With III Forks?

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

What do a Monday evening, a sophisticated Steak House, Wine Cellar housing over 500 selections of the finest wines from around the world and 30 of Austin’s most exciting people have in common? They are all elements of a relaxing Wine Tasting I had the esteemed pleasure to attend on Monday, August 2nd at III Forks in downtown Austin.

Three Feet from Gold – Turn Your Obstacles into Opportunities

Monday, February 1st, 2010

By Sharon L. Lechter and Greg S. Reid with The Napoleon Hill Foundation  I’ve just completed reading, Three Feet from Gold which pays tribute to Napoleon Hill and his book, Think and Grow Rich written during the great depression, but still inspiring many successful people.  Three Feet from Gold is a compilation of inspirational quotes [...]

Experiencing the Sagra della Fennel!

Saturday, November 14th, 2009

Review by William T. Jackson  On Sunday, November 8, 2009 we the had pleasure to experience Sagra della Fennel hosted by popular Chef, Gabriel Pellegrini and his staff at his popular restaurant, Sagra Trattoria And Bar located in the heart of downtown Austin.   Most special about this event, guests were invited to experience Sagra della Fennel, [...]

La Dolce Vita is Another Hit, 20 Years in a Row!

Sunday, October 18th, 2009

    If you were hidden under a rock and missed this event, then absolutely you missed the event of all events as of late, in Austin!  For the 20th consecutive year, the Annual La Dolce Vita made its impressive appearance, Thursday, October 15th on the grounds of the Austin Museum of Art at Laguna [...]

Pizzeria Corvina and its Coal Fired Pizza Oven

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

Review by William Jackson On a recent casual Sunday, I joined friends at a brand spankin’ new eatery in Round Rock, Texas for Pizza.  No, this is not just any pizza but the coal-fired pizza of Pizzeria Corvina, a Pizzeria, Wine Bar & Marketplace recently settled in a suburb of Austin.  I was eager with anticipation [...]

Wines to Knock Your ‘SOX’ Off, Wine and Food Pairing at Mirabelle Restaurant

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Review by William Jackson  I was invited by a dear friend (who I graciously thank) to attend Wines to Knock Your ‘SOX’ Off, the Fifth Annual Wine and Food Pairing sponsored by the National Investor Relations Institute, Austin-San Antonio Chapter.  The exciting social networking event occurred on Thursday, May 14th at Mirabelle Restaurant.  Mirabelle’s is [...]

Pamela Hart and the Kris Kimura Quintet Perform at The Belmont

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Editorial by William Jackson On Tuesday, April 21st, The Belmont opened its arms and welcomed the dynamic Pamela Hart, Austin’s First Lady of Jazz, who accompanied by The Kris Kimura Quintet, was a vocal tour de force performing classics originally done by such greats as Sarah Vaughan and Nancy Wilson.  Pamela sang every song as if [...]

A Special Evening At The Vibrato

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

Review by Gloria Thornton of Ohana Promotions & William Jackson On Tuesday, April 14th I had the pleasure of attending a star-studded musical event at the unique dining and entertainment experience in Bel Air, California, Vibrato Grill Jazz…etc.  No previous experience about which I could have been told, or about which I could have read, [...]