Category Views of the Neighborhood

Views of the Neighborhood – Shark Week Scavenger Hunt – Part I

This week we are going on a scavenger hunt sponsored by the Lakeway Parks and Recreation. Here is some information about the hunt. 26 shark pages are hidden along the walking trail at Lakeway City Park.  One for each letter of the alphabet! You will find them along the sidewalk from the upper level, through […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Drought and Preview

Today, we will visit Lake Travis in Lakeway to assess the effects of the drought and the 22 days straight of above 100-degree F (37.7 C) temperatures. Also, there will be a new scavenger hunt next week, but I think previewing it while we are at the lake would be fun. We are being catered […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Dog Days of Summer.

The Producer and I had a great idea to depict the dog days of summer with mailbox toppers. Well, guess what? In all of Lakeway, there are only a few.  We did soldier on and found those available. Today on our outing we are going to be catered by Via 313 of Austin Inside Out. […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Bee Cave Sculpture Park Part II

Well,  it is back to the sculpture park to complete our tour. If you missed last week you can go HERE and catch up. We are catered by Luke’s Inside Out of Austin, a food truck. Our entertainment will be Maroon 5. Menu Trailer made Corned Beef Hash and Eggs with Toasted Buttery English Muffin […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Bee Cave Sculpture Park – Part I

The Producer was out scouting for some new views and discovered the Bee Cave sculpture park. I think you will find it as interesting as we did. We are being catered to today by Veracruz All Natural. Our entertainment is Sara Evans. Menu Quesadilla Choose: grilled steak, grilled chicken, al pastor, or veggie on flour […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Deer check

Since it is fawn time again, it seems we should check to see how the deer are getting along. Today we are catered by Paperboys in Austin. Our entertainment is Big and Rich. BRUNCH classic breakfast -two eggs, maple sausage, potato wedges, buttered toast, strawberry preserves quiche -smoked eggplant, summer squash, onion, feta, red pepper, […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Fourth of July Decorations

This is the day before the Fourth of July. So I thought it would be interesting to see some decorations around town. We are being catered by Better Half in Austin. Today’s entertainment is who else but Lee Greenwood. Menu BETTER HALF BREAKFAST SANDWICH English muffin, crispy hash brown, smoked paprika aïoli, arugula, fried farm […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Crape Myrtles in Bloom

Happy Father’s Day and Happy Juneteenth. The crape myrtles have been late blooming this year. They have finally made an appearance, and we need to go and check them out. I have to say, some of the shots are a little subdued due to the hazy conditions this week. So that we don’t go hungry […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Lakeway Skypark Open House

Today we are going to attend the Lakeway Autopark open house. This event doesn’t take place often, but this was the weekend for it. We are boing catered by Matties of Austin and music by the (who else) B52’s Menu Biscuits + Chorizo Cream Gravy˚ with scrambled eggs Milk Punch French Toast macerated strawberries, candied […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Close to Home

There is not much going on today in Lakeway, so I thought we would have you all over to tour the garden. We are being catered by Pecan Square Cafe of Clarksville. Our entertainment is Shania Twain. Menu Smoked Tarama Dip trout roe, vegetables, flatbread Summer Melon Pecorino Romano, Hungarian wax chili, mint Zucchini Fritto […]