The Perfect Gift This Season: Teaposy Blooming Teas!

    This morning we woke up to 39 degree weather outside; the first chilly morning of the year here in north Texas! After our morning cup of coffee, we needed something else to keep us warm. And then I remembered the Teaposy teapot and teas I received from my…

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Birthday Weekend Celebrations

I will be turning a quarter century this Tuesday. Birthdays have always been special to me, so when Colton’s rolled around this year we took a day to ourselves and just celebrated. I planned a surprise day in Fort Worth: we waited in line for some delicious BBQ, explored a…

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Afternoon Eagle Mountain Lake Adventures

  After waking up early and catching up with our DVR this morning, Colton and I needed some outdoor time! Some days it is just a day to get outside and do something, and today was one of those days. This morning’s overcast wasn’t very promising, but our DVR seemed to…

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An Open Letter to My Mom, a Year Later

    October 13, 2016   Dear Mom,   I had a dream about you last night. It has been a long time, just shy of a year, in fact, and it was welcome. The last dream I had about you was when you were in the hospital, and I…

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A Day at the Fair

  Every year at the end of September, the State Fair of Texas opens up at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. It brings with it a festive atmosphere of food and fun overlooked by Big Tex himself, but it is guaranteed leave your arteries clogged for weeks. Vendors battle for their…

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