Ovation Awards, Molly Awards and Apis Restaurant

2:29 pm May. 30, 2015

BUSINESS: Drummers drew guests into the dreamily decorated hall. Then the paired emcees kept the audience at the Hyatt Regency Austin on their toes, while the hotel’s ambitious staff served Asian-spiced dinners, including a winning vegetarian

Travel: Richmond and Charlottesville, Virginia

2:57 pm May. 25, 2015

TRAVEL: A destination wedding took us back to Virginia. The ambrosial affair gave us permission to further explore the Richmond and Charlottesville regions.

First, though, the wedding. Our gorgeous niece and goddaughter, Lauren Barnes, wed dashing Alex