Southlake Tree Lighting

    The Christmas festivities have begun! Last night Colton and I kicked off the holiday season by going to the Southlake, Texas, Home for the Holidays Annual Tree Lighting. Happy holidays, everyone!            

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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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Mom’s Banana Nut Bread

It’s beginning to feel a lot like fall around here, and you know what adds to that feeling? Baking! My mom used to always whip up this bread when we found bananas turning black on the counter. That’s the perfect kind for banana bread! This year I’ve been buying bananas…

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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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The Beginning of a Love Affair

  Everything was a blur leading up to when we stepped off the plane. We were exhausted, but excited to go on this adventure together. And, of course, I had planned a full day of activities. It’s not like in the past 48 hours we hadn’t gotten married, moved the…

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