Review of Milk Bottle Cookies in Waco

The storefront alone is enough to draw you in. Milk Bottle Cookies in Waco Texas is a downtown bakery that’s in a quaint building with exposed brick and big, old, beautiful windows. It looks kind of trendy in that farmhouse/chic sort of way.  And it doesn’t hurt that it’s directly across from Balcones Distillery. That’s…

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13 Waco Coffee Shops To Try 

pinewood coffee merchandise

There’s nothing like the aroma and taste of your first cup of coffee in the morning! (Or the second cup…or the third..) For many of us, the ritual of coffee is paired with a trip to a cozy coffee shop. Lucky for us, Waco coffee shops have been absolutely BOOMING and there are several exceptional…

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Pinewood Coffee Bar: The Best Coffee In Waco

Pinewood Coffee cappuccino

Pinewood Coffee Bar has quickly become my favorite Waco coffee shop. I adore this place. To be honest, from online searches and Google images, I had low expectations..it kind of looks like it could either be really cool, or really dingy. Luckily, it’s the former, and it also has exceptional coffee. In fact, Pinewood has…

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Pivovar Hotel: A Complete Czech Experience In Waco

Pivovar Waco

Pivovar Hotel is Waco’s first authentic Czech brewery, hotel, beer garden, restaurant, beer spa, and event space. Honestly, it’s the first of its kind in the entire state of Texas…and most likely the whole region. You simply don’t find an authentic Czech brewery, Lukr side-pour beer faucets, and goulash and pork schnitzel, all located on…

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A Guide To All The Craft Breweries In Waco

While the Waco craft beer scene is still fairly young and small, it’s started making a name for itself. And thank goodness! For a college town that has about 150,000 residents, Waco can certainly stand to support a few excellent craft breweries. After all, where else are you going to go and enjoy a fresh,…

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20 Best Things To Do In Waco

Alaco Building in Waco

Although it used to be known as a college town, there are now are plenty of things to do in Waco, TX! It has recently grown into quite the tourist destination (thank you, Chip and Joanna Gaines…) and it’s a pretty popular place for real estate investment as Waco’s value just keeps going up and…

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13 Best Restaurants in Waco Texas

Waco, Texas, is a small college town in the center of Texas that has only recently morphed into a city with a (newly) booming culinary scene. The restaurants in Waco have slowly been gaining recognition even outside Waco borders. As the hometown of the famous Fixer Upper couple, Chip and Joanna Gaines, Waco’s restaurant landscape…

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Weekend Guide To Magnolia Market At The Silos

As someone who grew up in Texas and saw Waco as a small, quiet college town for decades, it’s amusing to witness the massive tourism movement it’s experiencing. And it’s (mostly) all thanks to two TV personalities: Chip and Joanna Gaines. After all, they’re the ones to create the hit show Fixer Upper on HGTV,…

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