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Hill Country Weavers in Austin, Texas

Hill Country Weavers in Austin, TX

Knitters and crocheters who are seriously addicted to high quality fiber, the most popular yarns and handcrafted, artisan yarns will spend hours browsing the shelves in Hill Country Weavers. The quaint converted old house is jam packed with – literally – floor to ceiling shelves containing every type of fiber yarn and books, patterns, buttons,… Read More

Weinberger Delicatessen in Grapevine, Texas

Weinberger is the best deli experience. As a native New Yorker, I was hesitant that I’d ever find a true east coast deli. Suffice to say, Weinberger exceeded my expectations with a countless array of speciality sandwiches that will satisfy the most discerning of tastes. Find out more about Weinberger Delicatessen in Grapevine, Texas.

Strand Books in New York, New York

Strand Bookstore, NYC, New York

Anytime that I am in Manhattan, I make time to travel to the 8 miles of shelves at Strand Books. Strand is an old store that sells old books. It is very cosmopolitan in selection and customers, but it is not necessarily beautiful. It is not a place to be seen; it is a place… Read More

Time Out Grille & Bar in Seminole, Florida

Time Out is a great little local place to hang out. I use to live near Time Out when I lived in Florida. I recently moved away from Florida and Time Out is one of the places I miss the most. The atmosphere is very welcoming, the staff is friendly and the food is great. The… Read More

Little Italy in Tyler, TX

Little Italy in Tyler, TX

Little Italy is incredible! You can bring wine to have with your meal, the food is freshly made and so so good. Pizza, calzones, salads, and much more. They have a homemade salad dressing that is to die for! When I lived in Tyler, I went to this place frequently. The woman to was posted… Read More

Mario’s Pizza & Ristorante in Gunnison, Colorado

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If you’re in the Gunnison / Crested Butte, Colorado area you have to check out Mario’s. This place has been a long-standing favorite of locals and Western State Colorado University students for good reason – the food is great and the atmosphere inviting. Their half-and-half and pasta salads are awesome, as well as pizza, calzones,… Read More

Snappy Salads in Plano, Texas

Snappy salads is amazing! The service is pretty quick and super friendly. Its set up like Subway or Chipolte, you pick what you want. Great for a healthy meal. Their soups are home made and fresh daily! The choices are endless and ingredients are top notch. I go to Snappy Salads at least once a… Read More

Pocket Sandwich Theatre in Dallas, Texas

The Pocket Sandwich Theatre bills itself as “the most fun you can have in a Dallas theatre,” and it certainly goes out of its way to live up to this claim. The Pocket, which has been a Dallas mainstay since 1980, is best known for its melodramas–campy plays where actors gleefully chew the scenery while… Read More

Oma’s Jiffy Burger in Waxahachie, Texas

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Oma’s is one of those true small town greasy spoons that serves great burgers in a small, dilapidated building from another time. There is standing room only when it gets busy, which is almost all the time. They’re only open for breakfast and lunch and they have a great Dr. Pepper bottle collection. If you’re… Read More