A Quick Getaway to the Mountains – Denver, Colorado

Colton and I took a quick weekend trip up to Denver, Colorado, a couple weeks ago. It was a pleasant change of scenery and a much needed break from the Texas heat. We started our trip by exploring the city and attending a Rockies game and ended it by taking…

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Exploring the Texas Panhandle

Colton and I bypassed lake time and BBQs this Memorial Day weekend and took a road trip to the panhandle of Texas. There’s not much there — but that’s the beauty of it! I’ve visited this area once with my family 9 years ago and it was great to be…

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Open-Faced Caprese Sandwiches with Balsamic Reduction

  Perfect for summer, this open-faced sandwich is a quick and easy weekend lunch that is packed with flavor.   Open-Faced Caprese Sandwiches with Balsamic Reduction Fresh bread, sliced 1/4″ thick 1 Tomato, thinly sliced Fresh Mozzarella, thinly sliced Basil leaves, chiffonade 1/3 cup Balsamic vinegar Pour the balsamic vinegar…

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Livin’ the Green Life – Our Take on Apartment Gardening

  After many years of helping my dad in the garden and being able to walk right outside and harvest fresh, organic veggies for that night’s dinner, moving out and into an apartment 4 hours away with zero yard of my own was difficult. Even throwing my veggie scraps in…

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