It’s a time of year people start slipping on their new year’s resolutions. Austinite Amanda Nelson’s 60 Days of Mindfulness Journal and tools can help serve as a regular reminder of what’s important to get back on track. One is staying healthy, and as we head into spring we’re thankfully surpassing the height of Cedar season, but as flowers bloom allergies often remain a nuisance. If you’re looking for help, Dr. Peters is well-versed in the allergens in Austin and Bathroom Chronicles will feature renowned wellness experts intermixed in a lineup of celebrity friends.
60 Days of Mindfulness Meditation Card Deck: Stack the deck in your favor with affirmations, prompts + insightful questions. Available on Amazon. Learn more at exploringamanda.com/
Bathroom Chronicles: Listen to intimate conversations on podcasts from Kimberly Van Der Beek and Peggy Rometo recorded in the bathroom of the Van Der Beek ranch.
Pasta|Bar: The Austin outpost of Chef Philip Frankland Lee and Margarita Kallas-Lee’s Michelin star LA restaurant is a tasting menu experience in a speakeasy-like venue scratchrestaurants.com/
Dr. Edward Peters of Austin Allergy: In a city where so many are ravaged by allergies, Dr. Peters patient care is a breath of fresh air. austinallergy.com
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin/San Antonio: An all-volunteer, non-profit organization that works to find loving homes for homeless cocker spaniels in the Central Texas area. austincockerrescue.org
The Cobbler: How I Disrupted an Industry, Fell from Grace, and Came Back Stronger Than Ever: Steve Madden shares lessons learned in this raw biography out mid-April.