Ivan’s 35th Birthday

  My family lives all over the great state of Texas. With our hometown in San Antonio, my brothers and I have ventured out in different directions to start lives of our own. Colton and I have settled down in DFW and my two brothers have done the same in Houston.…

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Happy Holidays from Us to You!

  The 2017 new year is almost upon us, and I hope y’all have had a great holiday season! Colton and I took a short vacation from work, and it has been packed full of family and fun. We kicked off our vacation by spending Christmas with Colton’s family in DFW…

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The Newest Graduate Engineer!

Yesterday Colton graduated with his Master’s of Civil Engineering, becoming one of the newest graduate engineers from the University of Texas at Arlington. I am so proud of him and his accomplishments! We started the celebrations on Wednesday after his last final was over with a “graduate” bottle of champagne…

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Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup

It’s beginning to feel a lot like winter in north Texas as the arctic cold front is blowing in, and by morning temps are going to be below freezing. Sounds like a perfect night for tortilla soup, but no one has time to cook soup for hours on end during…

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Beef and Brew

The weather is getting cooler outside and it’s the perfect time to make this beef stroganoff-esque recipe to warm you up. And it’s so easy – just throw it in the pot and let it cook! YUM!   Beef and Brew Serves 4 1 tbsp olive oil 1 medium onion,…

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