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Lynn Freehill

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Lynn Freehill is the former editor of the University of Texas' alumni magazine, The Alcalde. Now an independent writer, she divides her time between the Midwest and the Promised Land, and her attention between education, travel, society, religion, food, fitness, and style.

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swim, bike, run

Move over marathon: The argument to try a triathlon

By Lynn Freehill

We don’t often think about our skeletons. But if you recently had a come-to-Jesus moment with yours — a time when it seemed like someone had removed it from your ...


Fitness Facts

The saner way to run: Skip barefoot running and try the Pose Method

By Lynn Freehill

When Joe Barger was so out of shape that he “looked like he’d swallowed a turkey pan,” his daughter Cindy decided an intervention was in order. Try running, she ...


culture of giving

Adults breaking the cycle: Ascend Center for Learning aims to ease the struggle

By Lynn Freehill

As a single mom, Leanna Kapahu had three kids and two nephews depending on her income as a receptionist. Yet two months ago, she gave it up entirely. It made ...


Fast Track

Beyond Formula 1: Real people racing around Austin

By Lynn Freehill

F1 weekend in suddenly racing-consumed Austin will leave even the most sedate drivers gunning to send a Porsche to 100 and swerve around a track. Happily enough — as I can ...


Foodie Finds

The greatest festival you've never heard of: A love letter to Paella Fest

By Lynn Freehill

On a private ranch flecked with miniature donkeys and tucked east of Austin, a crazy thing will happen Saturday. An acre of backyard space will be cleared. 12 open fires ...


smarter than ever

LBJ Library gets flashy $10 million makeover, sprinkles LBJ's recorded phone calls throughout exhibits

By Lynn Freehill

Your history-buff dad or Lady Bird-loving grandma may have told you that during this year’s holiday visit to Austin, they wanted to visit the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library ...


The Robin Shivers Collection

Philanthropist’s clothes are lessons in style, preservation and living with passion

By Lynn Freehill

Late philanthropist Robin Shivers was known not only for her contributions to Austin, but also for her singular style. Now, through the donation of her clothes to the University of ...


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