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  • New Austin Raw Food Restaurant: Borboleta

    A friend invited me out to lunch at Borboleta a new vegetarian, gluten-free raw food restaurant in downtown Austin. I eat healthy but I don’t have a lot of experience with dining the raw food way. That being said, here is my review of Borboleta. The restaurant itself is pretty small, located right next to […]

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    Work It on the Water: Kayaking on Lady Bird Lake

    Yesterday a group of Course participants were out on Lady Bird Lake to get a morning nature workout in via kayak. We were on the water at 8:30am and were out for about an hour. It was nice to have the lake mostly to ourselves early before the temperature was too hot. I highly recommend […]

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    Holly Berry: Working It in Longview, TX

    Work It client Holly Berry kept up her routine at the Institute for Healthy Living while visiting family in Longview, TX. The facility is new, the staff was great and she really enjoyed taking a circuit class with trainer Jackie Bull. Way to Work It, Holly!

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    Book Review: “Every Town Needs A Trail”

    I was at the Active Texas Summit in January this year and had the opportunity to talk with Jen Ohlson, the author of “Every Town Needs A Trail.” Jen’s book is all about the history and beauty of Lady Bird Lake Trail (formerly the Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail) told through stories of those […]

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    Barton Creek Greenbelt: Visit 1

    Park: Barton Creek Greenbelt (West) on 2/3/2009 Location: 1710 Camp Craft Road, close to Barton Creek Mall near Loop 360 and Mopac Area: 1,770 acres in total Call 472-1267 for info on the Barton Creek Greenbelt ———– Now that cedar-fever is effecting me less I ventured out to cover my first park for the year. […]

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