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#ACLfest Day 2 Recap

Day two of Austin City Limits 2011 was one to remember! Getting to see Stevie Wonder perform was a once in a lifetime experience, but more on that later! From walking on South Congress to dancing in the rain to Iron & Wine, day 2 was not short of excitement for Breanne and me! Read more

#ACLfest Day 1 Recap

What a first day of Austin City Limits 2011! It was not short of thrilling concerts, weather surprises and great food in Austin, Texas. Breanne and I were prepared with our concert schedule and plenty of water to stay hydrated. Once the 10 minutes of rain subsided we were ready to go and experience all […] Read more

We Definitely Did #Holla4Lolla

I started out thinking Lollapalooza 2011 would be a really cool concert, and three music-filled days later I realized that it was far beyond that. First things first, let’s talk about Chicago. This city is filled with so much energy; I wish I could have stayed longer. Mike is one lucky guy to be able […] Read more

#Holla4Lolla Day Three of Lollapalooza 2011

Sunday was the final day of Lollapalooza 2011, sadly. I had to head back on a late afternoon flight, but Mike stayed downtown through the day. While I was sitting on a bench at the airport, Mike had more to experience, come rain or shine. Mike’s Thoughts Read more

#Holla4Lolla Volunteer Interviews

It takes a special crowd of people to make a festival as big as Lollapalooza a success, and a great many of those folks are volunteers. To get the scoop on this cool position, Mike interviewed Ashley and Mike – both volunteering at Lollapalooza 2011. Here’s the interview with Ashley – she’s been volunteering with […] Read more

#Holla4Lolla Day Two of Lollapalooza 2011

Day 2 at Lollapalooza 2011 in Chicago was a bit more relaxed, and it was nice to ease into the day. To get a look at the city, we opted for a Segway tour of Chicago in the morning. Our tour guide, Harrison, was hilarious and very knowledgeable about the city and the various places […] Read more

Top 5 Gifts for the 21st Century Dad

Dad, Pops, Padre … whatever you call the guy who helped raise you to be the mature, sensible, intelligent person you are, he’s due for some appreciation. This Father’s Day, RadioShack has the goods that will have everyone calling him “The Cool Dad.” Read more

The Shack’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and while we’re not ones to advocate sibling rivalry, there’s no reason your gift shouldn’t be the best. Of all time! A gift that trumps all before it and all that will ever be. Ahem, you get the picture. And if you don’t, the first item below can […] Read more