Rebecca L. Bennett

Rebecca L. Bennett

Writer. Editor. Photographer.

Freelance/Media Inquiries: Georgetown View Magazine - - Hill Country View Magazine -

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Growing Hope in Hays County | TreeFolks

Founded in 1989, TreeFolks has played a critical role for nearly three decades in keeping Central Texas’ urban forests healthy and educating landowners about the many ecological services provided by nature as a whole, and especially by trees.

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A Safe Place to Speak Up / January 2017 Issue

Dripping Springs Toastmasters club teaches communication, leadership skills.

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Mending the Broken | May 2016 Issue

"Nature always finds you," a friend once told me.

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Growing Hope in Hays County / January 2017 Issue

Forestry nonprofit establishes flood recovery program in Hays County.

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A Promise of Hope / December 2016 Issue

A Mother carries on her daughter's legacy of bringing hope to sick kids.

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Writing Words That Matter / December 2016 Issue

Poet laureate Nathan Brown talks writing, music, and life in the Texas Hill Country.

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These Austin Roasters Can Hook You Up With Amazing Local Coffee Beans

Invest in our local coffee scene and support native businesses by purchasing beans from these Austin roasters!

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18 Photos That Will Make You Miss Fall In Austin

Sure, we don't have to pull out our poofy coats until December, but fall in Austin is still amazing!

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Austin Pet Lovers Will Go Gaga Over These Locally Made Gifts!

Got a dog or cat or shopping for someone who does? Check out these Austin made gifts for pets and pet lovers!

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Beautiful West Austin Restaurant Hudson's On The Bend Is Officially Open Again

Hudson's On The Bend is finally open again. Here's why you should be excited about that!

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Rattlesnake Sightings Soar In North Austin

KVUE just let us in on some rattling news. State employees at two North Austin office buildings are frequently encountering rattlesnakes!

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Watch Austin Native Maya Madere Dominate This Youth World Rock Climbing Championship

Y’all, it’s official. Now that rock climbing has been approved for the 2020 Olympics, you’re going to want to remember the name “Maya Madere.”

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Austin Harry Potter Fans: What Is Your Central Texas Patronus?

Having thoroughly enjoyed Pottermore‘s new Patronus quiz, we wondered: if magical Austinites cast Patronus spells to repel Dementors, which local creatures would their guardians resemble?

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Murder, He Writes / October 2016 Issue

Award-winning author Ben Rehder keeps mystery and comedy alive in Blanco County.

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These Adorable Dinosaur Planters Are Pretty Much Taking Over Austin

Yes, thanks to garden-savvy artist Ian Mailhot of The Plaid Pigeon, this is actually a thing.