Uber Eats x SXSW 2019 x Milk Bar

Do you know how loud I shrieked when I heard Milk Bar was going to be in Austin doing a series of pop ups with Uber Eats?! However, the shrieks were brought to a halt after I realized I had missed all of the pop up events that they were doing at their 6th street and Red River SXSW Uber Eats window because I was working for our CBD company, RESTART CBD, on those days. Womp womp. So when a mysterious invitation to attend the SXSW official party as a VIP showed up, I couldn’t contain my excitement and I…

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Crystals and Meditation with Picnik and Style Rituals @ SXSW

One of the last SXSW 2019 events I went to, but it was at Picnik HQ so how could I pass it up? Picnik is a paleo forward brand that operates a brick and mortar restaurant here in Austin as well as 3+ shipping container coffee/breakfast outposts around town. They joined with Style Rituals to offer a wellness focused SXSW event full of crystal reading, paleo friendly bites, kombucha cocktails and mocktails, and lots of peeks into the darling office of Picnik.

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Quick City Guide: Downtown Phoenix

I just got back from spending 4 days in downtown Phoenix. I was there speaking at WordCamp Phoenix, a WordPress event that I’ve attended at least half a dozen times. This time however, was the first time attending any WordCamp as a soloprenuer, and so I had the ability to be on my own agenda and it felt fucking incredible. I stayed Downtown Phoenix, at the Hilton Garden Inn. We were convening at the Phoenix Convention Center, so I wanted to stay somewhere nearby within walking distance. Unfortunately, while Downtown Phoenix is pretty walkable, most of the health and wellness…

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