blogger spotlight

It’s no secret that I enjoy blogs. My love of them goes all the way back to those (embarrassing) xanga days. But beyond writing one, my joy of reading them began when I started working office jobs in college (aka too much time spent at a computer). Since then, my selection has expanded to everything from blogs about […]

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meal planning

Meal planning is sometimes a pain in the butt. It doesn’t matter that it will save you five trips to the grocery store, or money on grabbing take out, or your general sanity when THERE IS NOTHING IN THIS HOUSE TO EAT. But, as with almost everything adulthood requires of you, it’s both necessary and […]

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the fourth with family

We had a great Fourth of July! Our friend Sonny, my brothers, and nieces were all in town visiting, so we joined with family for a big party on the holiday. I hadn’t seen some of them in six months…and the others since our wedding! It was a wonderful time getting to see them and […]

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local eats

This past month has been so busy, I feel like I haven’t had time to catch my breath. Most importantly, my husband and I got MARRIED. The year of planning finally culminated into one wonderful weekend. But more on that later. 😉 Since the wedding my husband has been busy catching up with school (graduates […]

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summer part one

I have been all over the place this summer from Austin to California to Austin to Houston to Austin to California to Austin to Houston and back to Austin on Monday, all the time eagerly awaiting my fiancé to come back from his summer internship in LA at the end of August. As much as I’ve […]

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