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Wagyu Beef Chili: A Cut Above The Rest

Isn’t it time you discovered Wagyu? It’s one of the most highly regarded beefs in the world, prized for its exquisite flavor and incredible marbling. You can get either Japanese variety or the somewhat more wallet-friendly American version. Either way, this chili recipe is a great way to enjoy Wagyu. Ingredients 3 yellow onions diced 6 red bell peppers…

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Give Santa Healthy Milk and Cookies This Year

Recipe provided by Travaasa Austin Executive Chef Ben Baker. Did you know: Santa Claus consumes upwards of 600 million cookies on Christmas Eve (from our extremely scientific calculations). Help his waistline out a bit this year by making these healthy-but-still-delicious cookies. Ingredients 6 cups rolled oats 1 1/2 cups peanut butter 1 1/2 cups maple…

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Get Involved & Give Back This Holiday Season

Do a little good this holiday season. Here are a handful of charities that are making a difference in people’s lives all over the world. Donating in a loved one’s name is a great gift alternative. The Hunger Project What You’ll Be Doing: Working to end hunger in a sustainable way. The Details: World hunger…

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6 Easy Ways To Reduce Stress

Stress. Everyone deals with it. And while there’s no guaranteed cure-all, there are plenty of little things you can do for yourself that will bring those stress levels down to a more manageable level. Give a few of these a try and reap the benefits. Give Yourself a Little Extra Time. What a difference 15…

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Plant Power: All About Tinctures

Tinctures have been used for thousands of years in traditional or “folk” medicine to extract the healing properties of plants. Today, people are still discovering their many benefits. What Exactly is a Tincture? We’re glad you asked. Tinctures are a form of edible liquid that contains the extract of a plant. In herbal medicine tinctures…

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