Love, From Austin {Food Blog • Ashlyn The Austonaut}

Howdy Ya'll! It's ya girl Ashlyn here checking in again with another "Ashlyn the Austonaut" update! We have successfully lived in our cozy little place for a month now which means I've been in Austin for two whole months already on the 4th! Can anyone else believe it's already OCTOBER!? This past month has been... Continue Reading →

Turmoil in Texas {Ashlyn the Austonaut Update}

Greetings from Austin, everybody! The past two weeks sure haven't been all rainbows, butterflies, and sunshine down here. (Well, actually there has been plennnnntyyy of sunshine. With temperatures most days exceeding 105 degrees, but that's beside the point.) A few days after signing off on my last post my boyfriend and I found ourselves in... Continue Reading →

Ashlyn Becoming an Austonaut

I can't wait to get out of Kansas! If you have known me for any length of time then you have heard those words come out of my mouth on almost a daily occasion. So often, in fact, that I was even beginning to make myself irritated by how repetitive I was sounding. It was... Continue Reading →

Defending the Dreads

I've seen countless stories on Facebook regarding the discrimination that people who have dreads face. As much as it has angered, confused, or saddened me in the past NOTHING (absolutely nothing) gets my feelings all jumbled up the way they do when I witness my boyfriend experience discrimination firsthand. Most people, whether they want to... Continue Reading →

It’s Not About You, It’s About Love

T-minus eight hours (give or take) until our timelines across social media platforms will be flooded with Valentine's Day posts. Every year, without fail, I could bet money on seeing handfuls of statuses, snap stories, tweets... etc. filled with posts that condemn the holiday followed with whiny, self-pity parties thrown by single people across the... Continue Reading →

Stylin’ Secrets Straight From LA

It is no secret that Los Angeles is known for it's entertainment scene, however, the metropolis is also gaining fast attraction in the fashion industry. I stumbled upon the online boutique Gone Fashion and instantly was able to tell that they were working with the latest designers to stay two steps ahead of the fashion... Continue Reading →

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