take me out to the ball game

This past weekend we made it to a baseball game for our friend Oscar’s birthday. The Houston Astros were playing the Angels, and it was perfect weather for an afternoon ballgame. We of course got the baseball game necessities (nachos, hotdogs, bratwursts), and we got to see four home runs. We had the biggest little […]

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there’s no place like home : texas part two

Saturday morning my mom dropped us off in downtown Houston to spend time with Whitney’s family and attend his cousin Jason’s wedding reception dinner. As we were driving to the dinner, it started pouring rain. We practically haven’t seen rain in seven months living in LA, so it was definitely a change of pace. The […]

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there’s no place like home : texas part one

I apologize for being absentee this past week. We were on the most wonderful trip to Texas. It had been seven months since we were in the Lone Star State, and our return did not disappoint. We only wish we had more time to spend there because four days was not nearly enough. We got […]

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summer part three

So after being back home for a few weeks, it was off again to Houston to be a “live-in nanny” for my niece while she was with my brother for the month of July. Let me tell you, if I wasn’t getting married and didn’t have Kipling, I think being a live-in nanny would be […]

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summer part two

While I’ve been back in Austin for the summer and Whitney has been away, I have spent a fair amount of time in Houston with family as well. My sister’s early 21st birthday celebration before she left for South Africa for six weeks! My sister finally got her own car, and she is pretty dang […]

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