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#WTFwed: game on at Four Seasons, Cautiontape’s record release party (whoop!) and Le Garage Sale.

12:01 am Jan. 21, 2015

Hey Socialites,

It’s another great week to live in Austin!  Thursday night particularly. 1st up, and just a teeeeny bit reminiscent of The Hunger Games… The Four Seasons’ Trio is offering up Fun (and Game) – ha! play on words – five course meal as the latest installment in their Out On The Lawn Dinner Series. Five courses with wine pairings for just $95. Hurry up and

This SWEET trick to frost your cupcakes (beautifully!) is #GoodToKnow

12:01 am Jan. 16, 2015

Hey Socialites!

If you know me you already know my cupcake philosophy: The cupcake exists to support and complement the frosting (because eating frosting by the spoonful doesn’t have the right mouthfeel). That said, I’m always so sad when otherwise overachieving and well-meaning friends serve cupcakes that have just the tiniest dusting of frosting.

Put ye butter knives away people!

Heather McClure, Owner and Head Baker of

#WTFwed; the say YES to life (improv, Tinder, Indie Chefs, 5k Color Run and more) edition

8:06 am Jan. 7, 2015

Wednesday 1.7.15 through Tuesday 1.13.15

Oh haaaai Statesman Socialites! Welcome to the first real work week of our new year!

I hope that you’re ready to say YES to life in 2015. To that end, tonight/Wednesday night, get it started and take one of the Institution Theater’s free Improvisational classes! Must sign up. Details here.

Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights are all about the glorious delicious madness that