Sarah Strohl

Sarah Strohl

Staff Writer

Sarah Strohl is an english junior from Albuquerque, New Mexico. She enjoys doing everything outdoorsy, eating Mexican food (especially at Chuys) and traveling. 

This is Sarah's second semester with Longhorn Life. 

Spice up your Texas summer by taking a flying leap out of your comfort zone and trying one of these thrillseeking activities.

All Austinites know that our city holds a fair amount of top notch, sweet-tooth-satisfying dessert spots (Gourdough’s anyone?). Sometimes though, you might find yourself conflicted, craving something sweet but not wanting to consume an entire day’s worth of calories in one sitting. Lucky for you, there are delicious, healthy alternatives!

If you came to The University of Texas with a goal to have as many adventures as humanly possible (and study… sometimes), Texas Outdoorsmen can make that goal a reality.

From indie to punk to dream-pop-psych-garage (yes, it’s a thing), each venue is unique in its flavor and audience. Here are just a few of Austin’s favorites. 

Here are just a few of the events that our wonderful city has to offer. 

Wooing your sweetheart (or your sweet tooth) can be difficult sometimes, but usually chocolate is a fail-proof fallback. It is tasty indeed, but there is much more to this treat than meets the… mouth. Here are a few things to take note of before splurging on that heart-shaped box of decadence.