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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Reminder: Always Double-Check Your Itinerary

  This is part two documenting our Honeymoon in France travel series – click here to read part one. After our fabulous first day in Paris, we were eager to get out and explore again on day two! We had a full-day bike tour of the Palace of Versailles planned,…

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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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